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09/17/18

Study IDs why some TB bacteria prove deadly

09/13/18

Mercier wins AAMC innovation award

09/12/18

Genetic testing helps predict disease recurrence in myelodysplastic syndrome

09/12/18

Gordon receives Luminary Award

09/06/18

Study seeks former opioid users who avoided addiction

09/05/18

Gurnett named director of pediatric and developmental neurology

09/04/18

Scientists identify weak point in deadly eye melanoma

09/04/18

New clues found to understanding relapse in breast cancer

08/30/18

Experimental drug shows promise as multiple sclerosis treatment

08/23/18

Alzheimer’s one day may be predicted during eye exam

08/23/18

Natural sugar defends against metabolic syndrome, in mice

08/22/18

Improving health insurance literacy aids Missourians’ ACA enrollment

08/22/18

Lasers help fight deadly brain tumors

08/21/18

Depressed patients see quality of life improve with nerve stimulation

08/16/18

New approach to developing antidepressants

08/10/18

Jennings named chief of musculoskeletal radiology

08/09/18

Scientists uncover new details in how sense of smell develops

08/08/18

Inducing labor at 39 weeks reduces likelihood of C-sections

08/08/18

Brain tumors occur often in kids with common genetic syndrome

08/06/18

Mallinckrodt boosts rare-disease research at Washington University

08/03/18

Siteman Cancer Center expands to Illinois

08/01/18

Can testosterone plus exercise improve healing after hip fracture?

07/31/18

Siteman Cancer Center breaks ground in north St. Louis County

07/23/18

Aagaard named Loeb Professor of Medical Education

07/19/18

Analysis of prostate tumors reveals clues to cancer’s aggressiveness

07/18/18

Lowering hospitals’ Medicare costs proves difficult

07/18/18

Perfectionism in young children may indicate OCD risk

07/17/18

Decriminalizing pot doesn’t lead to increased use by young people

07/16/18

New ALS therapy in clinical trials

07/12/18

Report addresses national shortage of physician-scientist trainees