Morning Rounds (02.18.13)

Two studies by researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center could lead to new treatments for lupus and other autoimmune diseases and strengthen therapies for various infections.

Fitch Ratings gives the proposed merger of Baylor Health Care System and Temple-based Scott & White the thumbs-up.

Irving-based CHRISTUS Health takes another step toward a joint venture with a Chilean hospital system and that country’s largest medical school operator.