Ramesha Papanna, MD, MPH in lab Fetal intervention research team studies new regenerative patch as treatment for spina bifida

A fetal intervention team led by Ramesha Papanna, MD, MPH, of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has received a $3.2 million award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for preclinical research on a new approach to repair spina bifida in utero. The approach uses a patch with cryopreserved human umbilical […]


3 teams of McGovern-Rice faculty win research grants to study children’s health

Three teams of McGovern Medical School and Rice University faculty members received inaugural joint seed grant awards to study children’s health.