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Local Researcher Making Breakthroughs on Neurological Disorders

Posted on · Dr. Huda  Zoghbi, professor in the departments of pediatrics, molecular and human genetics, neurology and neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine, has had a roller-coaster life. While in medical school in Beirut, civil war forced her to the U.S. Once arriving here, she received her medical degree as a pediatric neurologist from Meharry Medical College […]

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How One Local Program Changed the Way Medical Institutions Fund Their Research

Posted on · Today, it’s not uncommon to hear of medical institutions collaborating together for research and training. But back in 1990, the idea was a little more foreign. Institutions often competed against each other for funding. So, 25 years ago, Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine collaborated together to launch the Keck Center for Quantitative Biomedical […]