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A new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis identifies a possible treatment strategy for some bone marrow failure syndromes.
Evolutionary medicine scientists from UCLA are applying insights from ecology and evolution to inform research on biomedicine, public health and clinical care.
Researchers from the University of Rochester suggest the process in our brain that allows us to see illusory shapes may not be the same in children with autism spectrum disorder.
Largest-Ever Genetic Study of Prostate Cancer in Men of African Descent Finds New Risk Factors for the Disease
A USC Study identified nine new genetic variants that increase the risk of prostate cancer in Men of African Descent, an understudied population.
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A new study from the University of Washington shows just how intertwined we are with our environment by linking our warming world to a global rise in conflicts.
Researchers from the University of Colorado have developed a way to engineer soybeans that produce scarce ingredients for cancer drugs, vaccines and infant formula.
Recent research from CU Boulder may have finally revealed why humans tend to get sick from airborne viral diseases more often in drier environments.
New study from Boston University shows perceived racism in employment, housing, and interactions with the police associated with 26 percent higher risk of coronary heart disease.
A new University at Buffalo training program is intended to help students from underrepresented backgrounds finance advancing their public health education.