Water T2 Biomarker Could Help Stop Diabetes Before It Starts

Friday, October 5, 2018
David P. Cistola, MD, PhD, director of TTUHSC El Paso’s Center of Emphasis in Diabetes and Metabolism, has discovered a biomarker that could help detect a condition that precedes Type 2 diabetes early enough to prevent the disease from taking hold. The biomarker, water T2, can be measured in just a few minutes using a small blood sample from a finger stick.

By Leonard Martinez “Eureka” moments still happen in scientific research. TTUHSC El Paso biomedical sciences professor David P. Cistola, M.D., Ph.D., had his moment in August 2014 when…

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UMC Earns Visionary Award for Excellence in Stroke Care

Friday, October 5, 2018
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University Medical Center of El Paso has been recognized by Texas Nurse Practitioners for excellence in stroke care. At its 30th Annual Fall Conference Sept. 7 in Dallas,…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 10/01/18

Monday, October 1, 2018
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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso brings you up to speed on this week’s news and events. Check it out!

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PLFSOM Team Takes 2nd Place in Health Care Competition

Tuesday, October 2, 2018
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A five-member team of Paul L. Foster School of Medicine students finished in second place out of seven Texas medical schools at the inaugural Shift 2018 – Texas…

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TTUHSC El Paso Welcomes the Community for Healthcare Simulation Week

Monday, October 1, 2018
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Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso celebrated international Healthcare Simulation Week recently by welcoming the community to the Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing’s Regional Simulation…

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Alan Tyroch, M.D., Reappointed to Texas Advisory Council on Emergency Medical Services

Monday, October 1, 2018
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Texas Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Alan Tyroch, M.D., professor and founding chair of surgery at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso), to…

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Red Raider Reels Wraps Up 4th Season

Tuesday, October 2, 2018
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On Friday, Sept. 28, nearly 150 guests gathered on the campus lawn at sundown to watch “Incredibles 2,” the last feature of the Red Raider Reels summer movie…

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