The culmination of two decades of research, a new study reveals the genetic causes of a curious, rare syndrome that manifests as hypertension (high blood pressure) accompanied by short fingers (brachydactyly type E). Six, unrelated families with the...
7-May-2015 6:00 PM EDT
A new study suggests that engaging in low intensity activities such as standing may not be enough to offset the health hazards of sitting for long periods of time. On the bright side, adding two minutes of walking each hour to your routine just...
27-Apr-2015 1:05 AM EDT
Study shows they're five times more likely to have enrolled in a Social Security disability assistance program.
21-Apr-2015 11:05 AM EDT
University of Utah scientists have uncovered patterns of DNA anomalies that predict a woman’s outcome significantly better than tumor stage. In addition, these patterns are the first known indicator of how well a woman will respond to platinum...
9-Apr-2015 3:05 PM EDT
Compared to other types of breast cancer, triple negative breast cancers are often more aggressive and have fewer treatment options. In a new study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), researchers at...
12-Apr-2015 9:05 PM EDT
The prevalence of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) decreases substantially as altitude increases
7-Apr-2015 5:05 PM EDT
Martin McMahon, Ph.D., joins Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) at the University of Utah in August as Professor in the Department of Dermatology and HCI Senior Director of Pre-Clinical Translation.
6-Apr-2015 10:05 AM EDT
Although many genetic mutations have been linked to CDH, a new study from the University of Utah School of Medicine is the first to demonstrate a linkage between genetic variation and a physiological mechanism that gives rise to defects in the...
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