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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

07/11/18

School of Medicine names new leader for diversity and inclusion

07/05/18

Gene therapy method developed to target damaged kidney cells

07/05/18

Non-opioid drug relieves pain in mice, targets immune cells

06/29/18

Air pollution contributes significantly to diabetes globally

06/28/18

Can fasting improve MS symptoms?

06/28/18

Kuehner commits $15 million to fund personalized medicine research

06/26/18

Chemotherapy-induced diarrhea traced to immune cells

06/25/18

Siteman Cancer Center announces new network member

06/19/18

Parent-child therapy helps young children with depression

06/13/18

Youths prescribed antipsychotics gain body fat, have increased diabetes risk

06/11/18

$14 million to fund research aimed at reducing childhood obesity

06/07/18

Genes linked to Alzheimer’s contribute to damage in different ways

06/07/18

Scientists ID source of damaging inflammation after heart attack

06/04/18

Are fast-pitch softball pitchers overdoing it?

05/31/18

Smoking rates decline when mentally ill get help to quit

05/31/18

Drugs that suppress immune system may protect against Parkinson’s

05/29/18

Brain cancer vaccine effective in some patients

05/23/18

Gordon receives British Royal Society’s highest honor

05/21/18

Clues found to early lung transplant failure

05/21/18

Eczema drug effective against severe asthma

05/17/18

Blood type affects severity of diarrhea caused by E. coli

05/16/18

Why chikungunya, other arthritis-causing viruses target joints

05/15/18

Bauer gift establishes named deanship at School of Medicine

05/11/18

Lee named Stupp Professor of Neurology

05/10/18

4 medical students named Howard Hughes fellows

05/10/18

$5 million supports innovative breast cancer trial

05/07/18

Ances installed as inaugural Brennan Professor