Latest News from Texas Children's

  • Simple blood test developed to screen for life-threatening liver disease

    Doctors at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital have found a way to detect biliary atresia and other neonatal liver diseases in newborns using a simple blood test.

  • Rett and MECP2 duplication syndrome mice have identical malfunction in neural circuits that can be corrected by DBS

    HOUSTON – Aug 4, 2016 – Hundreds of genetic mutations that affect myriad signaling pathways can cause autism and other intellectual disabilities. Often, opposite alterations in the same genes can result in remarkably similar clinical symptoms.

  • Texas Children’s Hospital teams with H-E-B and Cutter® Insect Repellents to educate and arm community against Zika

    HOUSTON – Aug. 3, 2016 – Texas Children’s Hospital is excited to team up with H-E-B and Cutter® Insect Repellents to launch a community-based initiative to help vulnerable Houstonians prepare for and prevent the spread of the Zika virus.

  • Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women announces first-in-Texas Zika clinic

    HOUSTON – July 25, 2016 – Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, one of the nation’s premier facilities for women’s, fetal and newborn health, is excited to announce a first-in-Texas Zika clinic to ensure that as the virus continues to be a global concern, pregnant women at risk o

  • Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine announce the creation of the Emergency Medical Services for Children Innovation and Improvement Center

    HOUSTON – July 5, 2016 – Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine are excited to announce the launch of a national quality improvement center in partnership with the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

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