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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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 09/17/18

Monday, September 17, 2018
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Hearts of Gold: Students Give Back to El Paso Community for Annual Corazón de Oro Event

Monday, September 17, 2018
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About 200 Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) medical students participated in community service events on Saturday, Sept. 15, as part of the…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 05/21/18

Monday, May 21, 2018
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TTUHSC El Paso’s Spring Commencement Includes First Class of Graduate Students

Monday, May 21, 2018
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On May 18 and 19, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) celebrated the graduation of its sixth class of physicians and ninth class…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 04/23/18

Monday, April 23, 2018
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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 01/29/18

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
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TTUHSC El Paso Hosts STEM Workshops for Local K-12 Students

Monday, January 29, 2018
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On Saturday, Jan. 27, hundreds of sixth, seventh and eighth-graders from throughout El Paso County got a taste of careers in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and mathematics)…

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TTUHSC El Paso Students Give Back on MLK Jr. Day

Monday, January 22, 2018
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About 75 Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) students spent Martin Luther King Jr. Day volunteering at five community service events in and…

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