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11/28/18

Researchers find innovative ways to combat world’s deadliest bacteria

11/27/18

AAAS names 11 Washington University faculty as fellows

11/26/18

Alcohol dependence, psychiatric disorders share genetic links

11/21/18

Common probiotic no help to young kids with stomach virus

11/20/18

MRI scans shows promise in predicting dementia

11/15/18

Brain, muscle cells found lurking in kidney organoids grown in lab

11/13/18

Cordell Institute signs ‘Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace’

11/12/18

New concussion recommendations for kids

11/09/18

Cardiovascular disease, Alzheimer’s genetically linked

11/08/18

Link between autoimmune, heart disease explained in mice

11/06/18

$11.5 million supports innovation in leukemia research

11/02/18

$3 million to help expand Wolfram syndrome research

10/31/18

Relapsed leukemia flies under immune system’s radar

10/30/18

Vo named chief of neuroradiology

10/29/18

Breast milk, formula nurture similarities, differences in gut microbes

10/25/18

Mind’s quality control center found in long-ignored brain area

10/22/18

Siteman Cancer Center to offer newest form of proton therapy

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