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10/18/18

It’s safe to use skin creams before radiation therapy

10/16/18

Cox named Wise Endowed Chair in Pediatric Anesthesiology

10/15/18

New child maltreatment research center launched with $6.5 million NIH grant

10/15/18

Bonni, Diamond elected to National Academy of Medicine

10/11/18

Obesity linked to increased risk of early-onset colorectal cancer

10/10/18

Pham named director of rheumatology division

10/09/18

In childbirth, when to begin pushing does not affect C-section rates

10/09/18

Scoliosis linked to essential mineral

10/08/18

Implantable, biodegradable devices speed nerve regeneration in rats

10/04/18

Viruses in blood lead to digestive problems

10/03/18

Even light drinking increases risk of death

10/02/18

DeSelm honored by NIH for innovative cancer research

09/25/18

Kreisel named G. Alexander Patterson, MD/Mid-America Transplant Chair

09/24/18

Overlooked signal in MRI scans reflects amount, kind of brain cells

09/24/18

Washington University joins network for solving rare medical mysteries

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

09/11/18

Cordell Institute to work at intersection of science, medicine, ethics and law

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