In a bid to understand the origins of many childhood diseases, a Stanford team plans to broadly characterize the metabolic profiles of thousands of patients treated at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and Stanford Children’s Health clinics. Researchers at the Metabolic Health Center, whose launch was approved by the dean’s office in February, will analyze […]Continue Reading ...
With funding provided by the German Research Foundation (DFG) for the Collaborative Research Center/Transregio 128, researchers at the Medical Center of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) identified an innovative and promising therapeutic option to treat multiple sclerosis. They discovered that the protein prohibitin occurs in high concentrations on the surface of certain T cells in […]Continue Reading ...
Strategic investment in 15 promising technologies could help make the world better prepared and equipped to prevent future infectious disease outbreaks from becoming catastrophic events. This subset of emerging technologies and their potential application are the focus of a new report, Technologies to Address Global Catastrophic Biological Risks, by a team of researchers at the […]Continue Reading ...
Anil K. Rustgi, MD, an expert in gastrointestinal tumors, will join Columbia University Irving Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian as director of the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center.Continue Reading ...
Schizophrenia, a brain disorder that produces hallucinations, delusions, and cognitive impairments, usually strikes during adolescence or young adulthood. While some signs can suggest that a person is at high risk for developing the disorder, there is no way to definitively diagnose it until the first psychotic episode occurs. MIT neuroscientists working with researchers at Beth […]Continue Reading ...
The University of Missouri has received $7.229 million for continued operation of the National Swine Resource and Research Center (NSRRC). The NSRRC was established in 2003 to serve as a resource for biomedical investigators and researchers, providing those individuals with access to critically needed swine models for human health and disease. The Center will continue […]Continue Reading ...
MWH Medical Pte Ltd (“MWH Medical” or “the Group”), a leading homegrown medical group, and Siemens Healthineers are pleased to announce the launch of the first Asia Reference Center through their partnership. Guest-of-Honor, Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security, Mr. Teo Chee Hean will be officiating the grand opening of the multi-specialist […]Continue Reading ...
The Center for Research on the Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Psychiatric, Neurologic, and Behavioral Genetics at Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC) will bring its expertise to bear on exploring the effects of new genetic knowledge on individuals with autism spectrum disorder and their families. The Center, which was awarded a four-year renewal […]Continue Reading ...
Should death be defined in strictly biological terms — as the body’s failure to maintain integrated functioning of respiration, blood circulation, and neurological activity? Should death be declared on the basis of severe neurological injury even when biological functions remain intact? Or is it essentially a social construct that should be defined in different ways? […]Continue Reading ...
CMR Surgical, a British company developing the next-generation surgical robotic system and the Nicholson Center, a center of excellence for training, have launched the first U.S.-based training program for Versius. CMR Surgical has partnered with the Nicholson Center to train 27 surgical teams, which include more than 100 healthcare professionals, and assisted in nine weeks […]Continue Reading ...
The Abramson Cancer Center (ACC) at the University of Pennsylvania announced today that it is joining the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) as its 28th member institution. The ACC joins top academic cancer centers from across the United States in creating the most frequently updated cancer care guidelines worldwide. The ACC’s membership includes the Hospital […]Continue Reading ...
Greg Clark, UK Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (Center), confirmed today (Tuesday 6 November) that UK Research and Innovation will invest £10 million in The London Medical Imaging & Artificial Intelligence Center for Value-Based Healthcare as part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund. He said: “AI has the potential to revolutionize […]Continue Reading ...
Scientists at the School of Medicine will launch a center to map the mosaic of cells that comprise the human colon. Michael Snyder, PhD, professor and chair of genetics, and Garry Nolan, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology, will lead the Stanford Tissue Mapping Center, which is being funded by $4.9 million from the National […]Continue Reading ...
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is collaborating with GE Healthcare to build a Command Center – like an air traffic control – at the Bradford Royal Infirmary (BRI), UK. A first of its kind in Europe, the Command Center will transform how care is delivered and organized as the number of patients at the […]Continue Reading ...
The University of Rochester’s Mt. Hope Family Center (MHFC), in conjunction with the University of Minnesota’s Institute for Translational Research in Children’s Mental Health (ITR), has received a multi-million-dollar grant to create a national center for child maltreatment studies, becoming one of only three academic institutional partnerships in the United States to receive this prestigious […]Continue Reading ...
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