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New study links 160 genes to brain shrinkage

New study links 160 genes to brain shrinkage

Pitt team receives NIH award to optimize tissue-engineered vascular graft design

Pitt team receives NIH award to optimize tissue-engineered vascular graft design

University of Minnesota receives funding to initiate research on diabetes drug as a COVID-19 treatment

University of Minnesota receives funding to initiate research on diabetes drug as a COVID-19 treatment

FDA approves first drug for patients with hypereosinophilic syndrome in nearly 14 years

FDA approves first drug for patients with hypereosinophilic syndrome in nearly 14 years

Novel technique helps detect heart damage in top-level competition dogs

Novel technique helps detect heart damage in top-level competition dogs

Social inequities in Black and South Asian immigrants increase risk of severe COVID-19 infection

Social inequities in Black and South Asian immigrants increase risk of severe COVID-19 infection

Study assesses cardiovascular and renal outcomes for ertugliflozin in patients with type 2 diabetes

Study assesses cardiovascular and renal outcomes for ertugliflozin in patients with type 2 diabetes

Study highlights the importance of healthy placental development in pregnancy

Study highlights the importance of healthy placental development in pregnancy

Scientists develop single-cell atlas of the normal human heart

Scientists develop single-cell atlas of the normal human heart

Scientists create first atlas of human heart cells

Scientists create first atlas of human heart cells

Cellular and molecular map of the human heart could guide personalized medicine

Cellular and molecular map of the human heart could guide personalized medicine

Parental skin-to-skin contact dampens pain responses in newborn baby's brain

Parental skin-to-skin contact dampens pain responses in newborn baby's brain

As fires and floods wreak havoc on health, new climate center seeks solutions

As fires and floods wreak havoc on health, new climate center seeks solutions

Lack of considerations in cumulative effect of food chemicals could have contributed to increased chronic diseases

Lack of considerations in cumulative effect of food chemicals could have contributed to increased chronic diseases

Gruthan Bioscience to develop new class of cholesterol-lowering drugs

Gruthan Bioscience to develop new class of cholesterol-lowering drugs

Study: 5 to 10% of surgically induced weight loss linked with cardiovascular benefits

Study: 5 to 10% of surgically induced weight loss linked with cardiovascular benefits

Intensive physical exercise session improves memory

Intensive physical exercise session improves memory

Drugs used to treat HIV and hepatitis B could be repurposed to prevent type 2 diabetes

Drugs used to treat HIV and hepatitis B could be repurposed to prevent type 2 diabetes

Cardiovascular adverse events linked to hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine

Cardiovascular adverse events linked to hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine

People with congenital heart defect may have worse functional exercise capacity

People with congenital heart defect may have worse functional exercise capacity