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4/27/2017
Cyclists ride to Austin to raise money, awareness about multiple sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis can be a debilitating disease but there are a lot of new reasons to ride this weekend, including research and funding for new medications, such as the ones offering hope to one Cypress school counselor. Dr. Philip Blum, a neurologist with Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center, said the infusion of Rituximab that Carol gets is similar to Ocrevus, which was just approved by the Food and Drug Administration last month.
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12/9/2016
After long quest, Houston surgeon finds gene mutation linked to brain aneurysms
Dr. Dong Kim, M.D., the director of the Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and chair of neurosurgery at UTHealth's McGovern Medical School, led a team of researchers that found a genetic mutation that seems to cause brain aneurysms.
1/13/2016
Harris County Medical Society to Install Kimberly Monday, M.D., as President
The Harris County Medical Society (HCMS), the professional society for physicians in Harris County and the largest county medical society in the nation, will install into office board-certified neurologist Kimberly E. Monday, M.D., as the 115th President on Jan. 22 at the Petroleum Club in Houston. Monday is in private practice at the Houston Neurologic Institute (HNI), which she co-founded in 1997. HNI is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Associates.
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10/29/2014
What a Sea Snail Can Teach Us About the Side Effects of Chemotherapy
Cancer patients who undergo chemotherapy are familiar with potential side effects. A new study here in Houston is looking into just how chemotherapy drugs change cognitive functions in the brain. We learn more from Dr. Jack Byrne, Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy at the UTHealth Medical School, and Dr. Sigmund Hsu, a cancer neurologist at UTHealth Medical School and the Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann.
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2/26/2014
Stroke Prevention: Know the Risk Factors
Neurologist and stroke prevention specialist Dr. Anjail Sharrief with the Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center shares how the Institute’s staff is prepared to give the right treatment in case of a stroke.
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2/3/2014
Nation’s first mobile stroke unit unveiled in Houston
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, in partnership with Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, are unveiling the country’s first Mobile Stroke Unit Monday.
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12/30/2013
Scientists improve human self-control through electrical stimulation of the brain
Neuroscientists from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and the University of California, San Diego, have successfully demonstrated a technique for improving a form of self-control through a new method of brain stimulation. The study involved four volunteers with epilepsy who agreed to participate while being monitored for seizures in the Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center.
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12/11/2013
UT neurosurgery professor receives national honor
Arthur L. Day, M.D., neurosurgeon at the Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, recently received one of the top honors awarded by the Congress of Neurological Surgeons.
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10/8/2013
Neurosurgeon Dr. Roc Chen cures 9-year-old’s sudden brain condition using superglue
Fourth grade picture day took a drastic turn for Lauren Lackey and her family.
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9/24/2013
Brain surgery gives toddler with epilepsy new chance at life
Savanna Lininger is celebrating a very happy second birthday. But one year ago, life wasn't so happy. Savanna and her twin brother Austin were blowing out their candles when she had a seizure.

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