Bacteriopets: The New Microbiology-Themed Science Game

Kids of all ages can grow their own bacteria colonies, unlock new species, and learn while having fun. This colorful game is intended for audiences in elementary and middle school. It is currently in testing to make sure it runs well on all devices and we are still also waiting...
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The Pipette Kids Science Coloring Book is now on Amazon!

Know any kids interested in science? Give them a free copy of the Pipette Kids Science Coloring & Activity Book.
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UT Health San Antonio Family Day A Bit Hit

UT Health San Antonio hosted its first Family Day, which featured food trucks, a petting zoo, a magic show, a balloon artist, music, interactive booths and more. “Family Day was a chance for students, staff, faculty, alumni to bring their families on campus” said Charlotte...
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Graduate School Celebrates National Periodic Table Day by Making A “Sugar Cookie Table”

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at UT Health San Antonio celebrated National Periodic Table Day on Feb. 7 by decorating 118 sugar cookies to make a periodic cookie table. According to Compound Chem, the day was founded in May 2015 and the date February 7 was picked...
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NIH Renews South Texas Doctoral Bridge Program At Texas State

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced competitive renewal of the South Texas Doctoral Bridge program for another five years. The $1.5 million grant award is a partnership between Texas State University and University of Texas Health San Antonio. The South Texas...
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New therapies unveiled at San Antonio breast cancer conference

More than 7,000 physicians and researchers from around the world will converge on the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center Dec. 4-8 to attend the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS). Founded, owned and operated by UT Health San Antonio, SABCS began in 1977 as a one-day...
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Study: San Antonio’s health and bioscience industry generates $40.2 billion for local economy

San Antonio’s health care and bioscience industry accounted for $40.2 billion in sales of products and services and employed more than 1 in 6 of the metro area’s workers in 2017, according to a study released Tuesday by the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce....
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Rivard Report: Bioscience leaders hone strategy to put San Antonio on the research map

Four leaders of San Antonio’s major research institutions – Dr. Larry Schlesinger at Texas Biomedical Research Institute, Taylor Eighmy at UTSA, Dr. William Henrich at UT Health San Antonio, and Adam Hamilton at Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) – have teamed up to develop a...
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