Sarraj leads global clinical trial for stroke

Starting this month, a worldwide clinical trial to evaluate endovascular thrombectomy efficacy and safety in acute stroke patients with large ischemic core infarcts will get underway under the leadership of Amrou Sarraj, MD, associate professor of neurology. The trial, SELECT 2 (A Randomized Controlled Trial to Optimize Patient’s Selection for Endovascular Treatment in Acute Ischemic […]


TSC clinical trial underway

A clinical trial of a drug that researchers hope can prevent or delay the onset of epilepsy in children with tuberous sclerosis has begun at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).


Study shows benefits of non-surgical procedure for heart muscle disease

Just over a decade ago, an interventional cardiology team led by Richard Smalling, M.D., Ph.D., professor of internal medicine, knew it had a problem as results of a dye test lit up the monitor.