Mouthwash May Treat Oral Cancer

Mother Nature has a way of hiding cures for diseases in plants and minerals, awaiting human discovery. This may be the case with thymol, a compound found in several plants, including thyme, oregano, rosemary and bay leaves. “Thymol is already known to have anti-microbial,...
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Francisca Acosta: A Chance Encounter Led Me To Biomedical Engineering

Francisca Acosta didn’t always know Biomedical Engineering was for her. “Up until I went to college, I thought I would go into medicine and be a doctor. I grew up not knowing what a Ph.D. was and I definitely didn’t know about biomedical engineering,” said Acosta who was born in...
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San Antonio Program Boosts Number Of Latino Students Seeking PhDs In Cancer Research

Translational Science Ph.D. student Rosalie Aguilar was featured on Texas Public Radio for her affiliation with the Éxito! Latino Cancer Research Leadership Training program. Éxito! Latino Cancer Research Leadership Training is a program of the Institute for Health Promotion...
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