Researchers Work to Improve Treatment for Pediatric Leukemia


Researchers at DPRI, working closely with doctors, seek ways to improve treatment for children diagnosed with two common forms of pediatric leukemia.

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Nutrition Student Interns at the Top of the World


Jenna Fahle has found a wonderful way to beat the Texas heat this summer–she is interning in Nome, Alaska.

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Red Wine Component Can Undo Some of the Harm Done by Poor Diet, Nutritional Science Researchers Find


For the first time, researchers have demonstrated that resveratrol — which is abundantly available in red wine and also found in grapes, peanuts and berries — can ease some of the negative effects on the immune system caused by a diet high in fat.

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Dell Pediatric Research Institute


The Dell Pediatric Research Institute (DPRI) is The University of Texas at Austin’s new state-of-the-art medical research facility that will advance understanding of childhood diseases and disorders and help take pediatric care in Central Texas to a new level.

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