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The School of Medicine is one of the leading medical research, teaching and patient-care institutions in the nation. Read some of our stories featured in the national press below.

11/20/14 | New York Times

Viruses as a cure

11/18/14 | Washington Post

Federal drug agents launch surprise inspections of NFL teams following games

11/15/14 | NPR Science Friday

Here kitty, kitty: The genetics of tame animals

11/14/14 | BBC News

Gene error ‘reduces heart attack and cholesterol risk’

11/13/14 | Health Day

Guidelines aim to reduce second surgeries after breast cancer lumpectomy

11/11/14 | NBC News

Genome reveals how cats evolved to tolerate humans

11/09/14 | Reuters

INSIGHT – After hep C cure, companies target next big liver disease market

11/07/14 | Los Angeles Times

When obesity is an inherited trait, maybe gut bacteria is the link

11/06/14 | BBC News

Limb cells turned into genitals in lab

11/06/14 | Health Day

‘Longevity gene’ one key to long life, research suggests

11/03/14 | NBC News

Why scratching an itch really does make you itch more

11/03/14 | NPR Science Friday

Doctors ‘unwrap’ a 3000-year-old mummy

10/30/14 | Huffington Post

Why does scratching make you itch more? Science has an answer

10/27/14 | Washington Post

Want people to drink less? Make their cigarettes more expensive

10/23/14 | Huffington Post

This breast cancer awareness month, prevention must be a priority

10/22/14 | Health Day

Mutations linked to blood cancers rise with age, study shows

10/14/14 | U.S. News & World Report

Allergy to some metal implants linked to rare skin cancer, study says

10/09/14 | Reuters

Scientists find lung cancer can lie hidden for 20 years

10/08/14 | U.S. News & World Report

Ovarian cancer detected in vaginal fluid, researchers report

10/03/14 | New York Times

A study bolsters a call to use long-acting contraceptives

10/01/14 | USA Today

Study: Free IUDs, implants cut teen pregnancies

09/25/14 | CBS News

Peers, not genetics, make teens more likely to drink

09/18/14 | Newsweek

Schizophrenia is actually eight distinct genetic disorders: New study

09/17/14 | Washington Post

Think you’re healthy? You may be carrying around viruses you don’t even know about

09/16/14 | ABC news

Man survives rare cancer thanks to new ‘targeted’ therapy

09/15/14 | New York Times

Beyond Marriage

09/15/14 | USA Today

Schizophrenia is eight different diseases, not one

09/10/14 | Fox News

Sheets, towels, TV remotes key reservoirs for MRSA contamination

09/05/14 | PBS Newshour

Will the NFL be safer this year?

09/04/14 | Fox News

Uninformed breast cancer patients more apt to consider removing unaffected breast

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