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Azhdarinia lab receives $3.3 million NIH grant

Ali Azhdarinia, PhD, associate professor at the Institute for Molecular Medicine at McGovern Medical School. (Photo by McGovern Medical School)

November 10, 2022

A five-year, $3.3 million grant to research receptor-targeted fluorescence-guided surgery in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors has been awarded to UTHealth Houston researcher Ali Azhdarinia, PhD, by the National Institutes of Health.


Pediatrics research yields diagnostic test for EoE

A novel diagnostic tool born out of research from the Department of Pediatrics could reduce the need for multiple endoscopies for those who suffer from eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE). (Photo by McGovern Medical School)

November 10, 2022

Research from McGovern Medical School’s Department of Pediatrics at UTHealth Houston has yielded a noninvasive diagnostic tool for an increasingly prevalent chronic immune system disease, eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE).



New student association helps veterans connect at McGovern Medical School

From left to right, McGovern Medical School students Daniel Martinez, Adam Fisher, and Joshua Jonesall served in the U.S. Military. (Photos courtesy of Martinez, Fisher, and Jones)

November 9, 2022

Daniel Martinez decided to become a doctor after seeing medicine in action during his time in the Marine Corps. For Adam Fisher, it was his experience as a medic in the Army. Both have found a home at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston and in a new student group that supports military veterans. 



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