Thursday, January 11, 2018
Houston Methodist bioengineer and imaging scientist named IEEE fellow
Stephen T.C. Wong, Ph.D., an internationally acclaimed bioengineer and imaging scientist with Houston Methodist, has been awarded the distinction of fellow from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
Chosen for his leadership in drug discovery, systems biology, bioinformati...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Tiny antibiotic beads fight infections after joint replacement
More than 1 million people undergo total joint replacements each year, and nearly 10,000 will develop infections. To reduce this infection risk, a Houston Methodist orthopedic surgeon created small antibiotic beads that are implanted with the new joint to slowly release medicine for several weeks.