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Institutes collaborate to enhance early development for infants with disabilities

Andy Heger, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston | Oct 01, 2012

In September, researchers from the Children’s Learning Institute (CLI) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston(UTHealth) and TIRR Memorial Hermann began testing the effectiveness of a parenting program on early learning and motor development of infants with spina bifida and infants with tone and strength difficulties, including cerebral palsy.

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Texas State Univ. Receives Major Gift for Water Research

Reeve Hamilton, The Texas Tribune | Aug 26, 2012

With plans Friday to rename Texas State University's River Systems Institute, the Texas State University System Board of Regents aims to recognize a Dallas-based philanthropic organization.

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As Climate Hurts Cattle, Ranchers Turn to Genetics

Carlos Morales, KUT News via Texas Tribune | Aug 26, 2012

For years researchers have been studying how to develop cattle that are heat and drought tolerant. And while crossbreeding isn't a new development, it's becoming more common among Texas ranchers as summers become drier and hotter.

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