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02/24/17

Siteman Cancer Center opens clinic for adult survivors of childhood cancer

02/23/17

New weight-loss therapy rids body of food before digestion

02/22/17

Popular heartburn drugs linked to gradual yet ‘silent’ kidney damage

02/20/17

Study reveals ways to improve outcomes, reduce costs for common heart procedure

02/17/17

Mixed-income housing development to boost Forest Park Southeast neighborhood

02/15/17

New collaboration with Pfizer aimed at speeding drug discovery

02/14/17

New guidance developed for children hospitalized with mild head trauma

02/09/17

Brain network connections may underlie social behavior linked to autism

02/08/17

Effort to improve radiation therapy for veterans receives nearly $4 million

02/08/17

NICU study highlights need to reduce loud noises, boost beneficial sounds

02/01/17

$4 million funds study of sickle cell disease in teens, adults

02/01/17

Drug combination effective against chikungunya arthritis in mice

01/31/17

Early signs of anxiety, depression may be evident in newborns

01/30/17

‘Mini-guts’ offer clues to pediatric GI illness

01/30/17

Online database aims to collect, organize research on cancer mutations

01/25/17

Drug compound halts Alzheimer’s-related damage in mice

01/24/17

Study unveils new way to starve tumors to death

01/20/17

New insight into origin of stomach cancer

01/20/17

New genetic engineering technique could help design, study biological systems

01/16/17

Persistent infection keeps immune memory sharp, leading to long-term protection

01/09/17

Medical School leadership team recruits new physician executive

12/29/16

Many smokers with serious mental illness want to kick habit

12/28/16

Low levels of manganese in welding fumes linked to neurological problems

12/22/16

Study helps explain why tuberculosis vaccines are ineffective

12/20/16

Study details molecular roots of Alzheimer’s

12/19/16

Landmark Alzheimer’s prevention trial to evaluate third drug

12/14/16

Depressed children respond differently to rewards than other kids

12/14/16

Novel approach shows promise against UTIs

12/13/16

Lodge elected to National Academy of Inventors

12/13/16

Female hormones increase risk of vision loss in rare genetic disease

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