Posted: 08/26/2013 - Research at the Texas A&M Health Science Center Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy has uncovered a way to combine chemotherapeutic drugs with pain relievers so that pancreatic cancer patients can experience simultaneous treatment and suppression of painful symptoms from the disease.
Updated: 08/24/2013 - The average price for a ticket to the Texas A&M - Alabama Football Game is now $730.24 on the resale market.
Updated: 08/23/2013 - Undergraduate Convocation is a special welcoming program at Texas A&M for entering freshmen and transfer students on Sunday.
Updated: 08/22/2013 - Texas forestry officials have urged caution during Labor Day outings to avoid starting wildfires like a disastrous blaze two years ago blamed on strong winds.
Posted: 08/21/2013 - Researchers at Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) are nearing completion of the first human Brucella vaccine aimed at combatting the Brucella bacteria that cause brucellosis, a chronic disease that causes high fever and incapacitation. If left untreated, the disease can induce neurological symptoms and cross the blood-brain barrier to inflict more damage.
Updated: 08/21/2013 - Longtime Easterwood Airport head John Happ has retired from his post after holding the Director of Aviation position since 2000. He joined the airport staff in 1996, according to his bio on Easterwood's website, which still lists him as director as of Wednesday morning.
Updated: 08/20/2013 - The Southeastern Conference will release its 2014 football schedule Wednesday, with LSU to play Kentucky as its second opponent out of the SEC East and Texas A&M on the final weekend of the regular season, a source familiar with the situation said.
Updated: 08/20/2013 - Undergraduate Convocation, a special welcoming program at Texas A&M University for entering freshmen and transfer students, is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday (Aug. 25) at Reed Arena as a prelude to the start of fall semester classes the following day.
Updated: 08/19/2013 - Texas A&M University biologist Xiaorong Lin draws from ancient Chinese philosopher Sun Tzu's "The Art of War" to explain the mission of her research on fungal pathogens: "If you want to win the battle," she says, "you have to know not only yourself, but also the enemy."
Updated: 08/15/2013 - Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease that affects the central nervous system (the brain and spinal cord) with devastating consequences.
Posted: 08/13/2013 - Texas A&M University has completed its purchase of the private Texas Wesleyan School of Law in Fort Worth.