Simmons Cancer Center, MD Anderson scientists develop artificial intelligence method to predict anti-cancer immunity


Researchers and data scientists at UT Southwestern Medical Center and MD Anderson Cancer Center have developed an artificial intelligence technique that can identify which cell surface peptides produced by cancer cells called neoantigens are recognized by the immune system.

UT Southwestern biochemist, molecular biologist named Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators


Two UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers – a biochemist and a molecular biologist – are among 33 distinguished scientists nationwide named Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Investigators.

National Cancer Institute renews Simmons Cancer Center’s prestigious comprehensive designation


The National Cancer Institute has renewed the Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center’s comprehensive designation, reaffirming its place among the country’s elite cancer institutes.

UTSW is a founding member of new sickle cell clinical trials network


In a move that will increase access and efficiency of clinical trials for patients with sickle cell disease.

FDA approval of belzutifan culminates 25-year journey at UTSW from gene discovery to a first-in-class drug


A first-in-kind kidney cancer drug developed from laboratory and translational studies conducted at UT Southwestern Medical Center received approval from the Food and Drug Administration, providing a new treatment for patients with familial kidney cancer.