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08/10/22

Rogers named director of child psychiatry division

08/09/22

Experimental drug reduces risk of death from blood vessel rupture in mice

07/26/22

Shellhaas named associate dean for faculty promotions, career development

07/22/22

Cruchaga named Morriss Professor

07/21/22

Cigarette smokers who try to quit often end up vaping and smoking

07/14/22

Washington University School of Medicine notifies patients of privacy incident

07/13/22

New center’s aim: to ID biomarkers of neurodegenerative diseases

07/07/22

Wall to direct pediatric and adolescent orthopedics

06/28/22

$5.3 million grant supports research into lung cancer recurrence

06/27/22

Medical students, faculty honor body donors

06/27/22

Gut bacteria mine dietary fiber to release beneficial nutrients

06/21/22

Doyle installed as distinguished chair in transplantation

06/15/22

Suicides less common in states that passed Medicaid expansion

06/15/22

Progression of diabetic kidney disease may be slowed with drug combinations

06/13/22

Immunity boosting treatment enhances CAR-T cell therapy for blood cancers

06/08/22

Rapid Ebola diagnosis may be possible with new technology

06/03/22

Lishko named BJC Investigator

05/31/22

Investigational drug attacks synovial sarcoma, a rare type of tumor

05/26/22

Inappropriate antibiotics for nonhospitalized kids cost US at least $74 million

05/26/22

Abnormal development of brain’s visual system may contribute to autism

05/25/22

Genetic roots of 3 mitochondrial diseases ID’d via new approach

05/25/22

Long COVID poses risks to vaccinated people, too

05/23/22

Emergency department plays key role in evaluating COVID-19 tests

05/23/22

Washington University School of Medicine notifies patients & participants of privacy incident

05/20/22

Pagliarini named Hugo F. and Ina C. Urbauer Professor

05/19/22

Epilepsy drug stops nervous system tumor growth in mice

05/17/22

Protein linked to intellectual disability has complex role

05/12/22

Clinical and translational research receives $61 million grant support

05/11/22

Smoking-cessation program that targets cancer patients effective

05/10/22

Medication that lowers risk of overdose underused