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01/29/15

Shared symptoms of Chikungunya virus, rheumatoid arthritis may cloud diagnosis

01/28/15

Earlier menopause linked to everyday chemical exposures

01/27/15

Clinical trial begins of nanoparticle that lights up artery-clogging plaque

01/22/15

Pro-marijuana ‘tweets’ are sky-high on Twitter

01/22/15

Viruses may play unexpected role in inflammatory bowel diseases

01/21/15

Scientists find gene vital to central nervous system development

01/16/15

New genetic clues found in fragile X syndrome

01/15/15

Difficult behavior in young children may point to later problems

01/15/15

Depression, behavioral changes may precede memory loss in Alzheimer’s

01/14/15

Possible treatments identified for highly contagious stomach virus

01/13/15

S. Lee Kling Center for Proton Therapy completes first year of patient care​​​​​​​​​​

01/09/15

Shapiro to step down as executive vice chancellor and medical school dean

01/07/15

Targeting fatty acids may be treatment strategy for arthritis, leukemia

01/05/15

Not all obese people develop metabolic problems linked to excess weight​​​​

12/16/14

Alzheimer’s research awarded $30 million

12/15/14

Hearing aids may improve balance

12/12/14

$25 million gift from James and Elizabeth McDonnell endows The Genome Institute

12/11/14

Hepatitis C ruled out as cause of mental impairment in HIV patients

12/09/14

Laughing gas studied as depression treatment

12/09/14

Wilfley named Rudolph University Professor of Psychiatry

12/08/14

Genetic errors linked to aging underlie leukemia that develops after cancer treatment

12/05/14

Wickline receives chancellor’s innovation award

12/04/14

Genetic errors linked to more ALS cases than scientists had thought

12/01/14

The human eye can see ‘invisible’ infrared light

12/01/14

Breast cancer vaccine shows promise in small clinical trial

11/26/14

Vaccines may make war on cancer personal

11/25/14

Muscle relaxant may be viable treatment for rare form of diabetes

11/24/14

Three WUSTL faculty named AAAS fellows

11/24/14

Protein that rouses the brain from sleep may be target for Alzheimer’s prevention

11/20/14

Damage to brain networks affects stroke recovery

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