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10/09/19

Human gut microbes could make processed foods healthier

10/04/19

Scientists find timekeepers of gut’s immune system

10/03/19

Uncommon weight-loss surgery best for reducing diabetes risk

10/01/19

$4.6 million supports increasing diversity in biomedical research

10/01/19

Brestoff, Theunissen recognized by NIH for innovative research

09/27/19

School of Medicine establishes Division of Physician-Scientists

09/25/19

NIH funds centers to improve, diversify reference human genome

09/24/19

For hospitalized patients with fungal infections, specialists save lives

09/19/19

Childhood obesity in low-income Missouri families aim of CDC grant

09/19/19

For gut microbes, not all types of fiber are created equal

09/17/19

School of Medicine receives award to develop physician-scientists

09/16/19

Cause of rare, fatal disorder in young children pinpointed

09/16/19

McNeill named Larry J. Shapiro and Carol-Ann Uetake-Shapiro Professor

09/15/19

Radiation therapy effective against deadly heart rhythm

09/11/19

$5 million grant endows research to advance blood disorder therapies

09/10/19

Halting spread of HIV in Midwest is aim of new network

09/09/19

$7.5 million to fund pioneering approaches to respiratory disease

09/09/19

Use of antibiotics in preemies has lasting, potentially harmful effects

09/03/19

Zika diagnostic test granted market authorization by FDA

08/29/19

Arthritis-causing virus hides in body for months after infection

08/27/19

Vaccine against deadly superbug Klebsiella effective in mice

08/26/19

Stable home lives improve prospects for preemies

08/21/19

$15 million supports quest for personalized leukemia therapies

08/20/19

Why initial UTIs increase susceptibility to further infection

08/16/19

Children with mild asthma can use inhalers as needed

08/14/19

Genes linked to Alzheimer’s risk, resilience ID’d

08/12/19

Gut makeup could make diarrhea less likely

08/01/19

Blood test is highly accurate at identifying Alzheimer’s before symptoms arise

08/01/19

Siteman Cancer Center awarded $7.8 million to expand clinical trials access

07/31/19

Finnish people’s unique genetic makeup offers clues to disease