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05/26/16

Development of gut microbes and gut immunity linked

05/25/16

Itching for no reason? Immune system may be at fault

05/24/16

As more states legalize marijuana, adolescents’ problems with pot decline

05/20/16

Siegfried named Kolker professor

05/19/16

Genomics aids diagnosis of unusual chronic meningitis case

05/19/16

How did cardinals get those bright red feathers?

05/18/16

Cancer researchers named to federal Moonshot committees

05/13/16

Dacey receives Cushing Medal from neurosurgery society

05/12/16

Persistent childhood asthma sets stage for COPD

05/11/16

Brain imaging links Alzheimer’s decline to tau protein

05/11/16

Chicken coops, sewage treatment plants are hot spots of antibiotic resistance

05/11/16

Mouse models of Zika in pregnancy show how fetuses become infected

05/10/16

Stem cells from diabetic patients coaxed to become insulin-secreting cells

05/09/16

Murphy, Virgin elected to National Academy of Sciences

05/09/16

Small brain area plays key role in making everyday decisions

05/05/16

Popular heartburn drugs may cause serious kidney damage

05/04/16

Newborn screening test developed for rare, deadly neurological disorder

05/04/16

High-fructose diet during pregnancy may harm placenta, restrict fetal growth

04/29/16

Breast milk linked to significant early brain growth in preemies

04/27/16

Doctors recommend prescribing fewer opioids after surgery

04/26/16

Graduated driver licensing laws linked to reduced teen drinking

04/25/16

Nurturing during preschool years boosts child’s brain growth

04/21/16

New center aims to fill void in drug development

04/20/16

Exposure to routine viruses makes mice better test subjects

04/18/16

Delaying radiation therapy for women with very early breast cancer ups recurrence

04/14/16

Mice with genetic defect for human stuttering offer new insight into speech disorder

04/13/16

For women, waiting to have children until after 30 minimizes career income losses

04/11/16

Stressed? There’s an app for that

04/06/16

Surgeons test technology with potential to expand lung transplant donor pool

04/05/16

New mouse model to aid testing of Zika vaccine, therapeutics

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