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03/01/21

COVID-19 can kill heart muscle cells, interfere with contraction

02/26/21

Electrical signaling in cells focus of $8.8 million grant

02/25/21

Calfee named division director in orthopedic surgery

02/23/21

New strategy blocks chronic lung disease in mice

02/18/21

Plans underway for pediatric COVID-19 vaccine trials

02/17/21

For bleeding patients, can cold storage of platelets improve blood clotting?

02/17/21

Protein linked to Alzheimer’s, strokes cleared from brain blood vessels

02/16/21

Antibody-based COVID-19 treatments work best in concert with immune cells

02/15/21

Immune therapies for heart disease aim of international research network

02/12/21

Liquid biopsy for colorectal cancer could guide therapy for tumors

02/12/21

Pham named Guy and Ella Mae Magness Professor of Medicine

02/11/21

Aggressive brain tumor mapped in genetic, molecular detail

02/09/21

Koch gift recognizes outstanding research, teaching in surgical oncology

02/05/21

Scientists to explore whether anti-inflammatory drugs control blood sugar

02/04/21

Human immune cells have natural alarm system against HIV

02/02/21

Imaging identifies breast cancer patients unlikely to benefit from hormone therapy

01/28/21

Brain signals decoded to determine what a person sees

01/27/21

‘Smart’ cartilage cells programmed to release drugs when stressed

01/27/21

Lodge named inaugural Blasingame professor

01/27/21

How does the immune system keep tabs on the brain?

01/26/21

Nixing bone cancer fuel supply offers new treatment approach, mouse study suggests

01/22/21

Imaging agent may help gauge kidney health

01/20/21

Study reveals links between fatty liver disease, liver cancer

01/20/21

For some, GI tract may be vulnerable to COVID-19 infection

01/15/21

Rapid blood test identifies COVID-19 patients at high risk of severe disease

01/15/21

COVID-19 impact on pregnant women focus of NIH grant

01/14/21

Acute itching in eczema patients linked to environmental allergens

01/08/21

Carter named director of OB-GYN clinical research division

01/06/21

Improving tests for tropical worm diseases aim of $2.95 million grant

01/04/21

For moms, oxygen during childbirth often unnecessary