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  • November 20, 2017

    New Shingles Vaccine: CUMC Experts Discuss What It Means for Patients

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  • November 20, 2017

    Dr. Jessica Tyler Elected Fellow of AAAS

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  • November 17, 2017

    Drop-off in Dementia in Northern Manhattan Echoes National Trend

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  • November 16, 2017

    Irving Family’s $700 Million Bequest to Columbia University and NewYork-Presbyterian Sets Stage for Dramatic Advances in Cancer Research and Care

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  • November 15, 2017

    Birth Season Study Links Prenatal Environment with Disease Risk

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  • November 15, 2017

    Gut Microbes Altered Long After Finishing Tuberculosis Treatment

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  • November 15, 2017

    Binding Molecule Could Improve Injected Radiation Therapy

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  • November 13, 2017

    Smell Test Identifies People Who May Benefit from Alzheimer’s Drug

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  • November 13, 2017

    Dr. Catherine Lord Awarded the Sarnat Prize for Mental Health Research

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  • November 9, 2017

    Jordan Scott Orange, MD, PhD, Named Chair of Pediatrics at Columbia

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  • November 9, 2017

    Non-chemotherapy Drugs for Mantle Cell Lymphoma worthy of Continued Study

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  • November 8, 2017

    New Technique Captures Real-time Movies of a Molecular Pump

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  • November 8, 2017

    For Zika Virus, Infecting Brains Isn’t a New Trick

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  • November 6, 2017

    Dr. Anthony Hollenberg Appointed Chairman of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine and Physician-in-Chief at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

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  • November 6, 2017

    ‘Wunderkind’ Bianca Marlin Probes the Biology of Parenting

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  • November 3, 2017

    Fitzgerald Named Director of Center for Global Health

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  • November 3, 2017

    Video: How Alcohol Influences Cocaine Addiction

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  • November 2, 2017

    Columbia Neuroscientists Find Elusive Tethering Protein

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  • October 31, 2017

    NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center’s Emergency Department Telehealth Express Care Service Wins 2017 Emergency Care Innovation of the Year Award

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  • October 31, 2017

    Depression is on the Rise in the US, Especially among Young Teens

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  • October 27, 2017

    Penn Professor to Chair New Department of Emergency Medicine

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  • October 27, 2017

    NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center Opens the Mary Kathryn and Alex Navab Cardiothoracic Robotic Surgery Center

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  • October 26, 2017

    Columbia Helps Lead Ambitious New Precision Medicine Project

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  • October 25, 2017

    Diabetes Researchers Discover Potential New Insulin Sensitizers

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  • October 24, 2017

    NewYork-Presbyterian Deploys Second Disaster Response Team to Assist in Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

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  • October 24, 2017

    Transplantation of Young Blood Vessel Cells Boosts Function of Aging Stem Cells

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  • October 24, 2017

    Parasitic Disease Linked to HIV Infection

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  • October 23, 2017

    Infusion of Anti-Fibrotic Vascular Cells to Cure Liver Cirrhosis

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  • October 20, 2017

    Science & Society Series Links Students to Unfamiliar Fields

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  • October 20, 2017

    How Does the Brain Tell the Body to Move?

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  • October 18, 2017

    Dr. Virgina Pascual Wins Lupus Insight Prize

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  • October 17, 2017

    Student Research Helps Breast Cancer Patients in Kenya

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  • October 16, 2017

    Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Funds Scientists Creating Human Cell Atlas

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  • October 13, 2017

    New NYP Infant Cardiac Unit is First of its Kind in United States

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  • October 12, 2017

    Statement by NewYork-Presbyterian: First Disaster Response Team Deploys Today to Puerto Rico

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  • October 12, 2017

    Visual Feature Recalled in Reverse of Order Encoded

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  • October 11, 2017

    Esophageal Cancer “Cell of Origin” Identified

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  • October 10, 2017

    Menopause Triggers Metabolic Changes in Brain That May Promote Alzheimer's

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  • October 6, 2017

    CUMC Community Celebrates Nobelist Joachim Frank

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  • October 5, 2017

    Neuro-Oncologist Dr. Howard Fine Wins NIH Director’s Pioneer Award

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  • October 3, 2017

    Drugs Can’t Stop Alzheimer’s. A New Model of the Disease Explains Why.

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  • October 3, 2017

    Dr. Roshni Rao Appointed Chief of Breast Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

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  • September 27, 2017

    NIH Awards Grant for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Center

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  • September 27, 2017

    NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital Opens First-of-its-Kind, State-of-the-Art, Infant Cardiac Unit

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  • September 25, 2017

    Breast Cancer Study Confirms the “Angelina Jolie” Effect

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  • September 25, 2017

    Study Reveals How Malaria Parasites Prepare for Transmission

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  • September 21, 2017

    Change in Mitochondria is Critical for Clearing Dead Cells

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  • September 18, 2017

    Epigenetic Code Plays a Role in Acute Myeloid Leukemia

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  • September 15, 2017

    Skin Patch Dissolves “Love Handles” in Mice

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  • September 15, 2017

    Dr. Olivier Elemento Appointed Director of the Englander Institute for Precision Medicine

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  • September 14, 2017

    NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center’s Tele-Ophthalmology Unit Pioneers Anti-Blindness Effort

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  • September 13, 2017

    Nano-Sensors Taste Fat in Live Cells

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  • September 13, 2017

    Study in Mice Reveals that Body’s Own Defense Against ALS Actually Drives Disease Progression at Later Stages

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  • September 8, 2017

    Malaria: Drug Candidate May Reduce Spread of the Parasite

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  • September 7, 2017

    Cancer Immunotherapy May Get a Boost by Disabling Specific T Cells

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  • September 4, 2017

    Schizophrenia and Memory Deficits: Solving the Mystery Behind a Most Stubborn Symptom

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  • August 30, 2017

    Hidden Deep in the Brain, a Map That Guides Animals’ Movements

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  • August 30, 2017

    Dr. Pawel Muranski to Head New Cellular Immunotherapy Laboratory at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

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  • August 30, 2017

    Columbia Engineers and Clinicians First to Build a Functional Vascularized Lung Scaffold

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  • August 29, 2017

    Bone-Derived Hormone Reverses Age-Related Memory Loss in Mice

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  • August 23, 2017

    Intensive Blood Pressure Control Is Worth Extra Cost, Suggests Study

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  • August 21, 2017

    Memories “Lost” to Alzheimer’s May Be Retrievable

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  • August 15, 2017

    ARCADIA Trial Will Test Link Between Stroke and a Common Heart Condition

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  • August 14, 2017

    FDA Approves Emergency Use for Multiplex Zika Test

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  • August 10, 2017

    New Technique Searches ‘Dark Genome’ for Disease Mutations

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  • August 3, 2017

    Mandatory Drug Monitoring Program Registration Reduces Opioid Prescriptions

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  • August 1, 2017

    In Some TAVR Patients, Cardiac Amyloidosis Picture Comes Into Focus

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  • July 31, 2017

    Study Allays Concerns over Aspirin’s Safety for Heart Failure Patients

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  • July 27, 2017

    Brain's "Aha" Moment Witnessed By Columbia Neuroscientists

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  • July 27, 2017

    Plant-Derived Drug Shows Powerful Ability to Eliminate Zika Virus Infection from Brain Cells

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  • July 26, 2017

    A Targeted Therapy for Migraine Headaches Coming Soon

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  • July 24, 2017

    Scientists Capture First Image of Major Brain Receptor in Action

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  • July 20, 2017

    In Sync Neurons Direct Specific Body Movements, New Study Finds

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  • July 17, 2017

    Screening Those at Risk of Psychosis May Help Prevent Violence

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  • July 17, 2017

    Brain Aging May Be Accelerated By ‘Inflammatory’ Diet

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  • July 14, 2017

    Protein Prevents Excess Fluid from Entering Lung Tissue

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  • July 13, 2017

    NewYork-Presbyterian Launches Pediatric Urgent Care, the Latest Telehealth Offering from NYP OnDemand

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  • July 6, 2017

    Misleading Biopsies May Cause Viable, Donated Kidneys to Be Discarded

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  • July 6, 2017

    Dissolvable Device Could Make Closing Surgical Incisions a Cinch

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  • July 5, 2017

    Brain’s Connectivity Network May Provide Key Insights into Neurological Disorders

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  • July 5, 2017

    In Twin Pregnancies, Advanced Maternal Age Does Not Heighten Risks

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  • June 27, 2017

    NewYork-Presbyterian Among Nation’s Best in Every Specialty Featured in U.S. News and World Report “Best Children’s Hospitals” Survey

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  • June 23, 2017

    'Ready 4 Residency' Prepares Students for Patient Care

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  • June 22, 2017

    Select Memories Can Be Erased, Leaving Others Intact

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  • June 21, 2017

    Parkinson’s Is Partly an Autoimmune Disease, Study Finds

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  • June 21, 2017

    Enzyme Regulates the Ability of Radiation Therapy to Activate Anti-Tumor Immunity

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  • June 19, 2017

    Researchers Develop First-Ever Human Tissue Platform to Test Drugs for Colon Cancer

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  • June 16, 2017

    New Molecular Pathway Underlies Impaired Social Behavior and Anxiety in Neuropsychiatric Disorders

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  • June 13, 2017

    Autism Risk Linked to Fever During Pregnancy

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  • June 9, 2017

    Benefits of Antipsychotics Outweigh Risks, Find Experts

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  • June 7, 2017

    New Imaging Technique Allows Researchers to See Molecular Machinery at Work

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  • June 2, 2017

    Half of Adults with Anxiety or Depression Report Chronic Pain

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  • June 2, 2017

    Patient-Specific Method Improves Monitoring of Leukemia Cells

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  • June 1, 2017

    Backed by Immunotherapy, New Approach to Treating Rare Cancer Shown to be Effective for Some Patients

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  • June 1, 2017

    Imaging Technique for Treating Heart Condition Should be More Widely Adopted to Minimize Radiation Exposure

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  • June 1, 2017

    Editorial: Imaging Technique for Treating Heart Condition Should be More Widely Adopted to Minimize Radiation Exposure

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  • May 30, 2017

    First Clinical Trial of New Targeted Molecular Therapy in U.S. Takes Aim at Incurable Prostate Cancer

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  • May 30, 2017

    CRISPR Gene Editing Can Cause Hundreds of Unintended Mutations

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  • May 30, 2017

    Drug Believed to Reduce Postoperative Pain and Delirium Does Neither

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  • May 25, 2017

    Stroke Risk Factors for Pregnant Women with Preeclampsia Uncovered

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  • May 19, 2017

    Neurosurgeon Investigates Deep Brain Stimulation to Treat Depression

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  • May 15, 2017

    Researchers Identify a Drug that Blocks Some Blood Cancers

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  • May 15, 2017

    Spinal Muscular Atrophy: New Clues to Cause and Treatment

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  • May 12, 2017

    Opioid Receptors: A New Target for Antidepressants?

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  • May 11, 2017

    New Lung “Organoids” In a Dish Mimic Features of Full-Size Lung

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  • May 9, 2017

    New Study Reveals Mechanism by Which HIV Virus Destroys Lung Tissue

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  • May 5, 2017

    New Method Developed to More Accurately Model Colorectal Cancer

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  • May 1, 2017

    It’s All In the Math: New Tool Provides Roadmap for Cell Development

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  • April 28, 2017

    Fecal Microbiota Transplant is Safe and Effective for Patients with Ulcerative Colitis

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  • April 28, 2017

    Immune Cells Play Crucial Role in Brain Cancer Development

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  • April 21, 2017

    NewYork-Presbyterian Establishes the William Rhodes and Louise Tilzer-Rhodes Center for Glioblastoma

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  • April 20, 2017

    New Study Finds Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty an Effective Treatment for Some Obese Patients

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  • April 19, 2017

    Resident’s Study Examines Frequency of Emergency Department Visits After Injuries Sustained During Law Enforcement Interventions

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  • April 19, 2017

    New Study Uncovers First Genetic Clues to Rare Eye Disease

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  • April 18, 2017

    Sex May Not Have Evolved Without Changes in Immune System

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  • April 17, 2017

    New Study Challenges Diagnostic Approach for Common Urological Condition

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  • April 13, 2017

    NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia Receives $4.5 Million CMS Grant to Link Clinical and Community Services in New York

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  • April 7, 2017

    Stem Cells Are Immortal, But They Do Get Old

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  • April 6, 2017

    Can We Make Cancer Cells Normal Again?

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  • April 5, 2017

    New Initiative Explores Obesity-Brain Connection with Support from Russell Berrie Foundation

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  • April 3, 2017

    Schizophrenia Signs in Mice Linked to Uncoordinated Firing of Brain Cells, Says Study

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  • April 3, 2017

    Investigators Named to Stand Up 2 Cancer’s Colorectal Dream Team

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  • March 31, 2017

    Women with Healthy BMI May Have Increased Risk of Breast Cancer

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  • March 29, 2017

    60th Anniversary of Cardiac Surgery Celebrated at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

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  • March 29, 2017

    Gale and Ira Drukier Prize in Children’s Health Research Awarded to NIH Allergist-Immunologist

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  • March 28, 2017

    For Early Endometrial Cancer, Laparoscopic Surgery is a Safe Option

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  • March 27, 2017

    Marked for Life: Genes Silenced with Histone Modifications

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  • March 27, 2017

    Cancer Imaging: Radiologists Developing Better Ways to Track Tumors

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  • March 23, 2017

    Early Intervention

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  • March 23, 2017

    Venous Stenting Procedure Found to Improve Head Pressure and Vision Loss

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  • March 22, 2017

    Three-Pronged Approach Key to Precision Medicine

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  • March 16, 2017

    Robotic Heart Surgery: An Elegant Approach to a Pressing Problem

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  • March 15, 2017

    Brain-Aging Gene Discovered

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  • March 14, 2017

    Delirium in Critically Ill Children Admitted to Intensive Care Units Common and Widespread

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  • March 13, 2017

    Research Reveals Gene Mutation as Driver of Prostate Cancer Subtype

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  • March 10, 2017

    Researchers Discover New Mechanism of Synapse Control

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  • March 7, 2017

    Department of Defense Impact Award Funds Prostate Cancer Study

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  • March 6, 2017

    A Kidney Disease’s Genetic Clues Are Uncovered

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  • March 6, 2017

    Study Debunks Century-Old Concept of How Anesthesia Works

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  • March 1, 2017

    Cell Death in Gut Implicated in IBD

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  • February 27, 2017

    Studies Linking Brain Hemorrhage and Epilepsy to Stroke Presented at Conference

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  • February 24, 2017

    Studies Linking Brain Hemorrhage and Epilepsy to Stroke Presented at Conference

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  • February 24, 2017

    Kidney Damage Diagnosis May Be Inaccurate for Many, Suggests Study

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  • February 23, 2017

    New Type of Genetic Mutation Identified in Cancer

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  • February 14, 2017

    Scalp Cooling Can Help Some Breast Cancer Patients Retain Hair

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  • February 9, 2017

    Weill Cornell Medicine Scientists Seek to Improve Ovarian Cancer Therapies

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  • February 9, 2017

    Collaboration Employs New Strategies to Study the Spread of Cancer

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  • February 8, 2017

    PTSD Symptoms May Be Prevented With Ketamine

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  • February 8, 2017

    Research Uncovers Bacteria Linking Crohn’s Disease to Arthritis

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  • January 23, 2017

    Gift Expands Reach of Program to Assist Victims of Domestic Violence

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  • January 20, 2017

    Millions of American Adults Have “Masked Hypertension,” Study Suggests

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  • January 20, 2017

    New Method of Creating Blood Vessel Cells to Repair Injured Tissues

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  • January 19, 2017

    In Alzheimer’s, Excess Tau Protein Damages Brain’s GPS

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  • January 13, 2017

    Common Epilepsies Share Genetic Overlap with Rare Types

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  • January 13, 2017

    Anesthesiology Residency Program Named an Apple Distinguished Program

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  • January 12, 2017

    Columbia University Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian and The Life Raft Group, a Non-profit, Announce Innovative Partnership to Accelerate Cancer Research

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  • January 6, 2017

    Brain Imaging Studies May Distort Picture of Mental Disorders

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  • December 9, 2016

    NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia Shows Best Patient Outcomes in Latest Pediatric Congenital Cardiac Surgery Report

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  • November 16, 2016

    Study Shows Newer-Generation Left Ventricular Assist Device Is Associated with Better Outcomes for Heart Failure Patients at 6 Months

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  • July 8, 2016

    Four NYC Medical Centers Receive New NIH Precision Medicine Grant

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