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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

03/26/19

Rineys give $15 million to develop, test therapies for neurodegenerative diseases

03/26/19

Probiotic bacteria evolve inside mice’s GI tracts

03/22/19

Obese mouse mothers trigger heart problems in offspring

03/21/19

Topical immunotherapy keeps skin cancer risk at bay

03/20/19

Bateman receives Potamkin Award for Alzheimer’s research

03/13/19

Mobile phone technology to screen, help treat college students

03/13/19

Blunting pain’s emotional component

03/11/19

$10 million to help study noise-induced hearing loss

03/06/19

Potential new therapy for Crohn’s, colitis identified

03/05/19

Young kids with suicidal thoughts understand concept of death

03/05/19

Fields named chief of surgical oncology section

02/28/19

$3.4 million aids effort to make a better flu vaccine

02/25/19

Woodard named Wilson Professor of Radiology

02/22/19

Wang named Loewentheil Distinguished Professor