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09/21/17

Breathing dirty air may harm kidneys

09/21/17

Clues to ancient past: baby mummy, dinosaur skulls scanned

09/20/17

Newly ID’d role of major Alzheimer’s gene suggests possible therapeutic target

09/20/17

Conference to focus on early brain development, social outcomes

09/19/17

Scientists find way to convert bad body fat into good fat

09/19/17

Pet, pest allergens linked to reduced asthma risk

09/15/17

Chen named Shelden Professor in Anesthesiology

09/14/17

Medical history can point to earlier Parkinson’s disease diagnosis

09/14/17

Medical students not trained to prescribe medical marijuana

09/13/17

Dehdashti, McKinstry, Woodard named radiology division directors

09/11/17

Schreiber awarded Balzan Prize for pioneering cancer research

09/11/17

Does improving cardiovascular health reduce risk of dementia?

09/07/17

Potential new therapy relieves chronic itch

09/07/17

Human skin cells transformed directly into motor neurons

09/05/17

Zika virus kills brain cancer stem cells

09/01/17

Bacharier named inaugural Strunk Chair to advance pediatric asthma research

09/01/17

Orthopedic injury clinic to open in south St. Louis County

08/29/17

$46 million supports research likely to result in new therapies, improve health care

08/23/17

Ciorba named chief of gastroenterology division’s IBD program

08/10/17

Drug trial shows promise for deadly neurological disorder

08/10/17

Test uses nanotechnology to quickly diagnose Zika virus

08/10/17

Alzheimer’s risk linked to energy shortage in brain’s immune cells

08/10/17

Gordon recipient of Massry Prize

08/08/17

Ophthalmology department renamed in honor of John F. Hardesty

08/04/17

First of 10 expected BJC Investigators named

08/03/17

Protein-rich diet may help soothe inflamed gut

08/03/17

Natural compound coupled with specific gut microbes may prevent severe flu

07/27/17

CRISPR sheds light on rare pediatric bone marrow failure syndrome

07/27/17

Scientists become research subjects in after-hours brain-scanning project

07/26/17

Anxious? Cellular roots of anxiety identified

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