Stepping Forward for Better Health

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Walk The Walk teams accumulate over 260 million steps Usually when we think about exercise and physical activity, we think leisure-only, rigorous workouts that require a lot of…

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TTUHSC El Paso Researcher Lands $1.2 Million CPRIT Grant for Obesity-Related Cancer Prevention Program

Monday, November 12, 2018

It’s common knowledge that being overweight or obese can lead to health issues such as Type 2 diabetes or cardiovascular disease. And if that isn’t bad enough, carrying…

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$2 Million Grant Pushes Forward Cancer Research in El Paso

Thursday, April 19, 2018

A $2 million grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) will allow Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) to…

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Plant Extract Shows Promise in Treating Pancreatic Cancer

Monday, February 29, 2016

A natural extract derived from India’s neem tree could potentially be used to treat pancreatic cancer, according to a new study in the journal Scientific Reports. Biomedical scientists…

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Grant Funds Promising Angiosarcoma Research

Monday, February 22, 2016

Brad Bryan, Ph.D., an assistant professor at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso), has received a $25,000 grant from Angiosarcoma Awareness, Inc. to…

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