Joe R & Teresa Lozano School of Medicine

Organization profile

Organization profile

The mission of the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine is to provide responsive and comprehensive education, research and service of the highest quality in order to meet the health-related needs of the citizens of Texas. In all aspects of fulfilling this mission, the Long School of Medicine is committed to demonstrating particular sensitivity to and focus on the South Texas region while fostering the broadest diversity and inclusion that ensures successful achievement of the institutional priorities to:

  • Cultivate a pervasive, adaptive and respectful environment promoting diversity, inclusion, equity, professionalism, humanism and opportunity.
  • Provide exemplary medical education and training to a diverse body of health career professionals at all levels while fostering a commitment to scholarship, leadership and life-long learning across the educational continuum.
  • Build and sustain recognized leadership, and advance scholarship excellence across the biomedical and health-related research spectrum.
  • Deliver exemplary and compassionate health care to enhance every patient’s quality of life.
  • Serve as a responsive resource to address community health needs whether local or global.
  • Attain health equity for the diverse patient population of South Texas.

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Melatonin Medicine & Life Sciences
Therapeutics Medicine & Life Sciences
Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Prostatic Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Wounds and Injuries Medicine & Life Sciences

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Bruce D Adams

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Sandra G Adams

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Projects 1975 2020

Sensory Receptor Cells
salvinorin A
Drug Discovery
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Research Output 1967 2019

3 Citations (Scopus)

Aberrant enhancer hypomethylation contributes to hepatic carcinogenesis through global transcriptional reprogramming

Xiong, L., Wu, F., Wu, Q., Xu, L., Cheung, O. K., Kang, W., Mok, M. T., Szeto, L. L. M., Lun, C. Y., Lung, R. W., Zhang, J., Yu, K. H., Lee, S. D., Huang, G., Wang, C. M., Liu, J., Yu, Z., Yu, D. Y., Chou, J. L., Huang, W. H. & 10 others, Feng, B., Cheung, Y. S., Lai, P. B., Tan, P., Wong, N., Chan, M. W., Huang, H., Yip, K. Y., Cheng, A. S. & To, K. F., Dec 1 2019, In : Nature communications. 10, 1, 335.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
CCAAT-Enhancer-Binding Protein-beta
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
3 Citations (Scopus)

A blood-based signature of cerebrospinal fluid Aβ 1–42 status

Alzheimer’s Disease Metabolomics Consortium & Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative, Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 4163.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cerebrospinal Fluid
Alzheimer Disease
Positron-Emission Tomography
Area Under Curve

Abnormal bone mineral content and density in people with tetrasomy 18p

Moreira, A. G., Das, H., Hasi-Zogaj, M., Soileau, B., Hill, A., Bruder, J. M., Hale, D. E. & Cody, J. D., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone Density
Craniofacial Abnormalities
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 18
Spontaneous Fractures
Metabolic Bone Diseases


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Luiz O Penalva & Manjeet K Rao


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Nicolas Musi


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Isaac Raijman Art

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