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ERIC LAWITZ, MD (Courtesy of UT Health Science Center San Antonio) SAN ANTONIO (July 28, 2014) - Researchers ...

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July 28, 2014
ERIC LAWITZ, MD (Courtesy of UT Health Science Center San Antonio) SAN ANTONIO (July 28, 2014) - Researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, the Texas Liver Institute ... More

July 16, 2014
SAN ANTONIO, July 16, 2014 -- Genetics Policy Institute (GPI) announced Baylor College of Medicine in Houston is an "Organizing Partner" of the 10th annual World Stem Cell Summit (WSCS). The 2014 Summit ... More

June 24, 2014
SAN ANTONIO, TX, JUNE 24, 2014-Invictus Medical, the San Antonio, Texas-based medical device company dedicated to providing newborns with healthy developmental milestones, today named George Hutchinson, ... More

June 21, 2014
UIW President Lou Agnese (left) and Brooks City Base President and CEO Leo Gomez sign an accord on housing the osteopathic medical school. By Peggy O'Hare, San Antonio Express-News The University of ... More

June 20, 2014
By Katherine Schaeffer, San Antonio Express-News Five months ago, Earl Tomlin couldn't walk across his living room without his oxygen tank in tow. The retired Southwest Airlines pilot had been diagnosed ... More

June 19, 2014
San Antonio-EndoMune Advanced, the only probiotic created by a gastroenterologist, is celebrating its seven-year anniversary with the launch of an improved formula containing 20 billion beneficial bacteria ... More

June 11, 2014
San Antonio, June 11, 2014 - Texas Biomedical Research Institute has recruited two new research scientists to its Southwest National Primate Research Center (SNPRC) who will focus on regenerative medicine, ... More

June 9, 2014
Christus Santa Rosa Health System's Patrick Carrier says San Antonio is "ground zero" for new efforts to improve the nutritional health of children. (Photo by Lyndsey Johnson / San Antonio Business Journal) ... More

May 30, 2014
  By Mike W. Thomas, San Antonio Business Journal San Antonio-based biotech startup Cardiovate has signed a patent and technology licensing agreement with the University of Texas at San Antonio ... More

May 29, 2014
By W. Scott Bailey, San Antonio Business Journal GenSpera Inc. (OTCQB:GNSZ) has entered into definitive agreements with investors who are purchasing approximately $3.33 million worth of the San Antonio-based ... More

May 28, 2014
SAN ANTONIO, May 28, 2014 - Texas Biomedical Research Institute has announced the resignation of Kenneth P. Trevett as its President and CEO, according to Board Chairman Richard Schlosberg. Trevett will ... More

May 28, 2014
SAN ANTONIO, Texas (5/28/2014) -- Registration opens today for the 2014 World Stem Cell Summit, December 3-5, in San Antonio, Texas. The Summit is the regenerative medicine community's best networking ... More

May 15, 2014
By David Hendricks, San Antonio Express-News SAN ANTONIO - Becton, Dickinson and Co., a medical technology and equipment-supply company, revealed Thursday that it plans to grow its San Antonio workforce ... More

May 8, 2014
BioMed SA Chair Kenneth P. Trevett (center) is honored as a 2014 Health Care Hero by the San Antonio Business Journal. Presenting the award are Edward Valdespino of Strasburger (left) and Business Journal ... More

May 8, 2014
By Valentino Lucio, San Antonio Express-News SAN ANTONIO - If the University of the Incarnate Word selects Brooks City Base for its osteopathic medical school, the former Air Force facility would take ... More

May 7, 2014
Leaders of Seno Medical Instruments — Medical Director Dr. A. Thomas Stavros (left), CEO and Founder Janet Campbell-Clark and President Tom Miller — show the company's Imagio optoacoustic imaging ... More

May 6, 2014
Azaya Therapeutics has formed a research partnership with the University of Chicago to test out a new proprietary formulation of docetaxel. By W. Scott Bailey, San Antonio Business Journal Azaya Therapeutics ... More

May 1, 2014
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Genetics Policy Institute (GPI) announced four prestigious "Organizing Partners" of the 10th annual World Stem Cell Summit. The 2014 Summit will be held ... More

April 22, 2014
Daniel Lee, CEO of Aperion Biologics Inc., Photo by Erik Reyna By Mike W. Thomas, San Antonio Business Journal It took longer than expected, but a San Antonio-based medical device company has finally ... More

April 4, 2014
Senior engineering students use a flexible workspace in Trinity University’s Center for the Sciences and Innovation, a five-story, multi-winged structure. Helen L. Montoya / San Antonio Express-News   By ... More

March 30, 2014
Twins Megan (left) and Alexis Rodriguez, 8, watch themselves on the monitors in one of the operating rooms at University Hospital's Sky Tower and ask questions during a tour. Photo by Cynthia Esparza / ... More

March 29, 2014
By Peggy O'Hare, San Antonio Express-News San Antonio-based AirStrip has purchased the assets of a California company that developed wireless technology capable of monitoring vital signs in high-risk pregnancies ... More

March 27, 2014
Children's Hospital of San Antonio, previously known as Christus Santa Rosa Children's Hospital - is in the midst of a multimillion-dollar expansion and upgrade of its downtown facilities. Edward A. Ornelas ... More

March 24, 2014
  Mike Dwyer, the CEO of Azaya Therapeutics Inc., says the latest funding positions the company for its next move. Photo by Catherine Dominguez  By W. Scott Bailey, San Antonio Business ... More

March 21, 2014
Biotech firm GenSpera has filed with the SEC for a future public offering. Photo by Anna Ivanova. By W. Scott Bailey, San Antonio Business Journal GenSpera Inc. has filed a registration with the U.S. ... More

March 19, 2014
The weed Thapsia garganica, which provides the active ingredient thapsigargin for G-202--Courtesy of GenSpera. By Michael Gibney, Fierce Drug Delivery Texas cancer drug delivery specialist GenSpera ... More

February 20, 2014
By Mike W. Thomas, San Antonio Business Journal Local biotech firm ViroXis Corp. is wrapping up a Phase 2 clinical study of its treatment for a virus that causes skin warts. The final patient of the ... More

February 18, 2014
Trinity University's graduate health care administration program has been ranked No. 1 in the nation by Modern Healthcare magazine. By James Aldridge, San Antonio Business Journal Trinity University's ... More

February 14, 2014
BioMedical Enterprises' Keith Peeples says the San Antonio medical device company is primed for significant growth (Photo courtesy of Lyndsey Johnson, San Antonio Business Journal) By W. Scott Bailey, ... More

February 13, 2014
John McCarrey is helping organize the stem cell research conference being held Thursday and Friday at UTSA. Courtesy UTSA By Jennifer R. Lloyd, San Antonio Express-News Could stem cells regenerate saliva ... More

February 13, 2014
By Miriam Sitz, The Rivard Report "Regenerative medicine is to the future of healthcare as ‘the cloud' is to the future of information technology," said Ed Davis, executive director of the San Antonio ... More

February 10, 2014
University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa By Mike W. Thomas, San Antonio Business Journal Francisco Cigarroa will step down as the chancellor of the University of Texas System to become ... More

February 9, 2014
The Randomists at the 2014 Alamo FTC Championship at Rackspace: Nia Clements, Madelyne Wilson, Luke Vilagi, Max Ulmer and Evan Meade (not pictured). Photo by Miriam Sitz. By Miriam Sitz, The Rivard Report Forget ... More

February 5, 2014
(Feb. 5, 2014) -- The region's stem cell and regenerative medicine researchers and business people will gather this month when The University of Texas at San Antonio hosts the first San Antonio Conference ... More

January 27, 2014
LifeCell Corp., a sister company to Kinetic Concepts Inc., has purchased a fat-grafting technology from adipose Tissue Injector that will allow it to expand further into the reconstructive and cosmetic ... More

January 24, 2014
Evestra Inc.'s Ze'ev Shaked says company poised for growth. (Courtesy Evestra Inc.) By W. Scott Bailey, San Antonio Business Journal Evestra Inc. has reached a pivotal point in its evolution. Armed ... More

January 24, 2014
Pioneer geneticist John VandeBerg of the Texas Biomedical Research Institute is retiring after 30 years. He helped put San Antonio on the map in terms of genetics research. (Courtesy Texas Biomedical Research ... More

January 9, 2014
San Antonio ⎯ As it begins its ninth year of operation, BioMed SA, the non-profit organization charged with promoting San Antonio's healthcare and bioscience industry, today announced its newly elected ... More

January 8, 2014
File photo of York Duncan, president of the San Antonio-based Texas Research & Technology Foundation. South Texas Regional Center for Innovation & Commercialization (RCIC) is taking over management ... More

January 8, 2014
By W. Scott Bailey, San Antonio Business Journal Evestra Inc., a San Antonio-based biopharmaceutical research and development company that is focusing on women's health care, has inked a partnership agreement ... More

January 3, 2014
By Melissa Fletcher Stoeltje, San Antonio Express-News A clinic offering mental health care for children will open Thursday, bringing needed services to an underserved area, officials said. Clarity Child ... More

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