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CYTOTOXINS CONTRIBUTE TO VIRULENCE OF DEADLY EPIDEMIC BACTERIAL INFECTIONS

Beginning in the mid-1980s, an epidemic of severe invasive infections caused by Streptococcus pyogenes (S. pyogenes), also known as group A streptococcus (GAS), occurred in the United States, Europe, and elsewhere. 
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U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT PUTS HOUSTON METHODIST HOSPITAL ON ITS HONOR ROLL

U.S. News & World Report has recognized Houston Methodist Hospital as one of the nation’s top 20 hospitals, placing it for the second time on the magazine’s prestigious Honor Roll.
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IMPLANTABLE NANOCHANNEL DEVICE DELIVERS HIV PREVENTION DRUG

A Houston Methodist research team received a nearly $4 million grant to test a transcutaneously refillable implant that administers pre-exposure prophylaxis drugs to subjects at risk of HIV-exposure.
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Wednesday, February 8, 2017 Houston Methodist Hospital Announces First Implant of New FDA-Approved Stent Graft to Treat Peripheral Arterial Disease
Vascular Surgery team use balloon-expandable stent graft designed to treat disease in iliac arteries  Houston Methodist Hospital is the first institution in the United States to implant a new FDA-approved device that successfully restored blood flow to a patient’s clogged iliac arteries, the three ...
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