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08/31/21

Fall-prevention program can help reduce harmful in-home falls by nearly 40%

08/30/21

COVID-19 vaccine elicits antibodies in 90% taking immunosuppressants

08/24/21

Williams named director of hospital medicine division

08/24/21

Why do short-lived lung infections lead to long-lasting lung damage?

08/20/21

Antibody protects against broad range of COVID-19 virus variants

08/19/21

$6.2 million grant to fund Center for Perioperative Mental Health

08/19/21

Antibodies block specific viruses that cause arthritis, brain infections

08/18/21

Physical activity associated with better cognition in breast cancer patients

08/17/21

Antibodies elicited by COVID-19 vaccination effective against delta variant

08/12/21

Memory disorders after viral infections focus of $8.7 million grant

08/11/21

Research to explore how genes, other factors affect cardiometabolic disease risk

08/09/21

$33 million to support study comparing anesthetic medications

08/03/21

Hugo named director of Medical Physics Division

07/30/21

Siteman Cancer Center plans for 9-story outpatient facility on Medical Campus

07/29/21

COVID-19 Exposure Notifications system launches for university community

07/26/21

Omurtag named director of reproductive endocrinology & infertility

07/23/21

Tao named chief of pediatric radiology

07/22/21

‘Good cholesterol’ may protect liver

07/16/21

Prabhu named cardiovascular division director

07/08/21

New Alzheimer’s treatment targets identified

07/02/21

Aagaard, Scheel, Stanton named vice chancellors

07/01/21

COVID-19 aggravates antibiotic misuse in India

06/29/21

Cell-based immunotherapy shows promise against melanoma

06/28/21

COVID-19 vaccine generates immune structures critical for lasting immunity

06/24/21

Virus that causes COVID-19 can find alternate route to infect cells

06/23/21

New snack foods nurture healthy gut microbiome

06/22/21

Lee named head of Department of Neurology

06/22/21

Siteman Cancer Center advances proton therapy care

06/21/21

Investigational Alzheimer’s drug improves biomarkers of the disease

06/21/21

Protein linked to heart health, disease a potential therapeutic target for dementia