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08/10/18

Jennings named chief of musculoskeletal radiology

08/09/18

Scientists uncover new details in how sense of smell develops

08/08/18

Inducing labor at 39 weeks reduces likelihood of C-sections

08/08/18

Brain tumors occur often in kids with common genetic syndrome

08/06/18

Mallinckrodt boosts rare-disease research at Washington University

08/03/18

Siteman Cancer Center expands to Illinois

08/01/18

Can testosterone plus exercise improve healing after hip fracture?

07/31/18

Siteman Cancer Center breaks ground in north St. Louis County

07/23/18

Aagaard named Loeb Professor of Medical Education

07/19/18

Analysis of prostate tumors reveals clues to cancer’s aggressiveness

07/18/18

Lowering hospitals’ Medicare costs proves difficult

07/18/18

Perfectionism in young children may indicate OCD risk

07/17/18

Decriminalizing pot doesn’t lead to increased use by young people

07/16/18

New ALS therapy in clinical trials

07/12/18

Report addresses national shortage of physician-scientist trainees

07/11/18

School of Medicine names new leader for diversity and inclusion

07/05/18

Gene therapy method developed to target damaged kidney cells

07/05/18

Non-opioid drug relieves pain in mice, targets immune cells

06/29/18

Air pollution contributes significantly to diabetes globally

06/28/18

Can fasting improve MS symptoms?

06/28/18

Kuehner commits $15 million to fund personalized medicine research

06/26/18

Chemotherapy-induced diarrhea traced to immune cells

06/25/18

Siteman Cancer Center announces new network member

06/19/18

Parent-child therapy helps young children with depression

06/13/18

Youths prescribed antipsychotics gain body fat, have increased diabetes risk

06/11/18

$14 million to fund research aimed at reducing childhood obesity

06/07/18

Genes linked to Alzheimer’s contribute to damage in different ways

06/07/18

Scientists ID source of damaging inflammation after heart attack

06/04/18

Are fast-pitch softball pitchers overdoing it?

05/31/18

Smoking rates decline when mentally ill get help to quit