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09/27/16

Culprit identified as a major cause of vision loss

09/26/16

Nanoparticle injections may be future of osteoarthritis treatment

09/26/16

$10 million gift creates Bursky Center for Human Immunology and Immunotherapy

09/22/16

Researchers identify protein critical in causing chronic UTIs

09/21/16

New immunotherapy for leukemia shows promise in small clinical trial

09/20/16

New explanation offered for symptoms of fragile X syndrome

09/14/16

Ebola focus of $13 million grant

09/14/16

Survey: Half of kids in families studied spend time in households with firearms

09/13/16

Brain development from childhood through adolescence to be focus of national study

09/08/16

Consortium to investigate tau buildup in Alzheimer’s disease

09/08/16

Scientists find culprit responsible for calcified blood vessels in kidney disease

09/06/16

Evidence of Zika virus found in tears

09/01/16

Even with genetic predisposition for lung cancer, quitting smoking reduces risk

08/31/16

New center focuses on women’s and men’s reproductive health

08/29/16

Study may explain why people with type O blood more likely to die of cholera

08/25/16

Study of grandmothers seeks clues about genetics of autism

08/24/16

Excess weight linked to 8 more cancer types

08/18/16

New clues found to how ‘cruise-ship’ virus gets inside cells

08/17/16

Acetaminophen does not worsen children’s asthma symptoms

08/17/16

Long-term exposure to female scent changes courtship behavior in male mice

08/15/16

$10.4 million awarded for pancreatic cancer research

08/11/16

High and low levels of ‘good cholesterol’ may cause premature death

08/09/16

New study shows breast tumors evolve in response to hormone therapy

08/08/16

Beneficial role clarified for brain protein associated with mad cow disease

08/02/16

Study finds marker of aggressive prostate cancer

08/01/16

Cirrito receives MetLife award for Alzheimer’s research

07/28/16

Use of internet in medical research may hinder recruitment of minorities, poor

07/27/16

Antibodies identified that thwart Zika virus infection

07/26/16

Study identifies neural circuits involved in making risky decisions

07/21/16

Doctors paid by drug companies more likely to use those companies’ meds

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