A new study, published by Kazem Rahimi of The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Oxford, UK and colleagues, indicates that high blood pressure increases the risk of mitral regurgitation, a condition where leakage occurs in one of the heart valves.
Hundreds of families across England block the donation of organs from deceased relatives, despite the deceased having chosen to sign the Organ Donation Register.
A study comparing exercise patterns and indicators of heart disease over 25-years, have shown that white men who exercise at high levels were 86% more likely to develop plaques in the coronary arteries than men who exercise at lower levels.
Around one in nine men in the US. are infected with oral human papillomavirus (HPV), according to a study led by researchers at the University of Florida.
A nine-year research project looking at the link between sugar and cancer has led to an important breakthrough in cancer research.
New study explores how herpes simplex virus may change during familial transmission
Study identifies predictors of poor outcomes in Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients
Story-based videos hold promise for encouraging Latinas to seek help for anxiety and depression
VUMC reaches new milestone after performing 2,000th liver transplant
Direct‐acting antiviral therapy linked to 71% reduction in liver cancer risk
Study finds increasing health care costs for patients with alcoholic cirrhosis
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Prof. Sanjay Kumar
My lab, broadly speaking, is interested in trying to understand interactions between cells and materials. Those could be materials that are present within living tissue or materials that we use for engineering purposes to try to do something of technological or therapeutic interest.
Professor Lawrence Kwong
There are two main things that we've worked on in the lab as regards to drug studies. One is identifying new combinations of drugs, and working on why a combination of drugs should work better than each alone.
Dr. Till Myrach
Osmometry is a method to determine a sample´s osmolality. This is the total number of osmotically active particles solved in a solution. These particles influence the colligative properties of the solution, which include the boiling and freezing point but also the vapor pressure for instance.
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