City of Houston Company Profile

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News Articles [578 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A Startup Ecosystem Pioneer, Houston Tech Center Closes After 19 Years

Houston—The Houston Technology Center, the city’s oldest organization dedicated to boosting local startups, has been shut down. HTC, founded as a non-profit in 1999, was last October brought u...

Phoenix: Retailers focus on experience as city resurges

Phoenix is currently ranked the fifth-most-populous city in the United States behind New York City, Los A

STAT Plus: Houston aspires to become the ‘third coast’ of biotech. Can it pull it off?

Civic leaders are aiming to propel Houston, the country’s fourth-largest city, into biotech’s upper echelons, a “third coast” to rival the drug discovery taking place on the East and West̷...

University of Houston researcher takes new approach to antibiotic tolerance

(University of Houston) University of Houston chemical and biomolecular engineering researcher Mehmet Orman is investigating bacterial cells that won't die when antibiotics hit them.

Houston medical device company gets $16M boost

A round of Series C financing pulled in $16 million for Houston-based Procyrion.  -More- 

Air China to Launch New Beijing-Houston-Panama City Route

In June 2017, Chinaand Panamasigned the Joint Communique on the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations Between the People's Republic of China and the Read more...

Proxima Aims to Fill CRO Gap for Houston’s Growing Biotech Community

Houston—Medical research is big business in Houston, but life science companies sometimes find they’re missing out on the clinical trial services typically provided by contract research organi...

Houston Methodist leads international research for rare neurodegenerative disorder

(Houston Methodist) A rare, inherited neurodegenerative disorder will soon be the focus of an international clinical research effort led by Houston Methodist and funded by the National Institute of Ne...

PubMed Articles [372 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Inverse correlation between daily outdoor temperature and blood pressure in six US cities.

This study aims to evaluate the relationship between mean outdoor temperature and mean daily blood pressure (BP) and heart rate (HR) among six, large, geographically and climatically diverse US cities...

Prevalence of and risk factors for anal HPV among a sample of predominantly black men who have sex with men in Houston, Texas.

Young men who have sex with men (MSM) are at increased risk for human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated disease as a result of HPV infection. Our objective was to characterize high-risk anal HPV prevale...

Right to the city, right to health: what are the interconnections?

Right to health intertwines with right to the city: guaranteed access to healthy urban spaces reduces inequities among the population, so that disadvantaged groups can also enjoy positive urbanization...

Role of City Texture in Urban Heat Islands at Nighttime.

An urban heat island (UHI) is a climate phenomenon that results in an increased air temperature in cities when compared to their rural surroundings. In this Letter, the dependence of an UHI on urban g...

Epidemiologic Features Impacting the Presentation of Malaria in Children in Houston: ERRATUM.

Clinical Trials [356 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Houston Emergency Opioid Engagement System

The purpose of this study is understand how many opioid emergencies are in Houston, to develop an opioid system of care in Houston, and to evaluate if patients who receive both medication ...

Improving Hypertension Care for Inner City Minorities

To improve long-term blood pressure BP) control in a predominantly African-American, low SES community of a large city.

Use of Wikis and Evidence-Based Medicine in Surgical Practice

The goal of this study is to improve surgical residents' skills in critically appraising the literature and to promote the dissemination and application of the best available evidence to s...

Transforming Care and Payment Priorities for Vulnerable Families

This will be a randomized control trial of 800 children admitted to the Pediatric Hospital Medicine service at Texas Children's Hospital. Each eligible participant will give informed conse...

Replication of the Teen Outreach Program in Kansas City

The Women's Clinic of Kansas City (TWC) replicated the Teen Outreach Program (TOP) across Kansas City, Missouri. The purpose of this study is to measure: one year after the end of the prog...

Companies [914 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]


Independently owned and operated since 1968, mba Labs serves industry, government agencies and private citizens in Houston, the continentalU.S. and even across the globe. Many of Houston's major oil ...

C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston

The University of Houston is a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research university recognized by The Princeton Review as one of the nation's best colleges for undergraduate ed...

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Houston Northwest Medical Center

Houston Northwest Medical Center is located at 710 F.M. 1960 West in Houston. Houston Northwest Medical Center has been serving the North Houston community for 35 years. The hospital is an Accredited ...

Houston Technology Center

Houston Technology Center (HTC), a business accelerator and the largest technology business incubator in Texas, accelerates the commercialization of emerging technology companies in the Greater Housto...

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