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02/15/12

Autism affects motor skills, study indicates

02/15/12

Diabetes may start in the intestines

02/14/12

Antibiotics ineffective for most sinus infections

02/08/12

DNA sequencing helps identify cancer cells for immune system attack

02/01/12

Same genes linked to early- and late-onset Alzheimer’s

01/30/12

Mom’s love good for child’s brain

01/25/12

Well-controlled HIV doesn’t affect heart metabolism, function

01/24/12

Treatment of symptomless acid reflux does not improve asthma in children

01/23/12

Siteman Cancer Center breaks ground in South County; directors announced

01/18/12

Immune system memory cells have trick for self preservation

01/12/12

Receptor for tasting fat identified in humans

01/11/12

Chemotherapy may influence leukemia relapse

01/10/12

Late-stage sepsis suppresses immune system

01/09/12

Multiple sclerosis research links brain activity to cognitive decline

01/06/12

Mass prostate cancer screenings don’t reduce death

01/04/12

New clues to human deafness found in mice

12/21/11

Washington People: James W. Fleshman Jr.

12/19/11

Monsanto funds fellowships for graduate students

12/13/11

High levels of tau protein linked to poor recovery after brain injury

12/13/11

Key genetic error found in family of blood cancers

12/08/11

Washington People: Matthew J. Ellis

12/06/11

Genome Institute receives $114 million grant

12/02/11

Anesthesiology journal devotes December issue to University

12/01/11

$8 million grant funds asthma, allergy studies

11/29/11

Legal drinking age linked to women’s suicide, homicide risk

11/28/11

Drug may slow spread of deadly eye cancer

11/23/11

Daily wheezing treatment no different from intermittent in toddlers

11/23/11

Researchers identify gene that causes rare dementing illness

11/22/11

Surprising pathway implicated in stuttering

11/21/11

New service brings power of genomics to patient care