Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

All content by Samah Khan
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Precision medicine gives cancer run for its money

March 3, 2016

Thanks to precision medicine, scientists are advancing in the battle against cancer. UT computer science professor Chandrajit Bajaj is developing computational techniques, called precision medicine,...

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Microbe rules underground, extends tree of life

March 3, 2016

Hades, the Greek god of the underworld, is no longer a myth. UT microbiologist Brett Baker recently exposed a genetically unique microbe in the subsurfaces of South Africa, Yellowstone National Park...

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UT astronomer to trace back planetary formation

February 18, 2016

The ingredients for life originated right outside the solar system, according to astronomy professor Neal J. Evans II. On Saturday, Evans will deliver the 24th Annual Great Lecture in Astronomy at UT’s...

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UT student develops, shares breakthroughs in RNA structure

February 4, 2016

A new laboratory technique that reveals the intricate workings of genetic material is developing at UT-Austin. UT graduate student Brant Gracia researches how RNA molecules form functional shapes to improve...