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05/24/19

Metcalfe gift supports study of adversity’s effects on children’s brains

05/23/19

Cancer treatment lessons from Hurricane Maria

05/22/19

Proton therapy for cancer lowers risk of side effects

05/16/19

Blanchard appointed vice chair for education

05/10/19

Schwarz named vice chair for research in radiation oncology

05/10/19

Avidan named head of anesthesiology

05/09/19

Snapshot of chikungunya could lead to drugs, vaccines for viral arthritis

05/06/19

Drug-resistant tuberculosis reversed in lab

05/06/19

Perlmutter receives Spirit of Hope Award

05/02/19

Director of pediatric hematology and oncology division named

05/01/19

Siteman Cancer Center announces first network affiliate in Illinois

04/30/19

Colonna, Ley elected to National Academy of Sciences

04/30/19

$5.1 million to target silent cause of heart attacks, strokes

04/30/19

Antibiotics may treat endometriosis

04/26/19

Newfound autoimmune syndrome causes muscle pain, weakness

04/26/19

Wearable motion detectors identify subtle motor deficits in children

04/25/19

Zipfel named head of neurosurgery

04/23/19

School of Medicine names new chief information officer

04/23/19

Despite health warnings, Americans still sit too much

04/22/19

New rules for lung transplants lead to unintended consequences

04/18/19

Lithium boosts muscle strength in mice with rare muscular dystrophy

04/18/19

Flaw in many home pregnancy tests can return false negative results

04/18/19

Kepecs named BJC investigator

04/16/19

Washington University commits $100 million to MD scholarships, education

04/15/19

Safety-net hospitals fare better under new Medicare reimbursement rules

04/11/19

Up to $24 million will help to eliminate 2 tropical diseases

04/10/19

$10 million gift aimed at improving treatments for mental illness

04/08/19

Centene and Washington University collaborate to advance personalized medicine research

04/02/19

Connor named head of occupational therapy program

03/29/19

‘Jumping genes’ drive many cancers