March 17 stop in Utah is part of national lecture series organized by non-profit group CURE to raise awareness about epilepsy.
3/5/2014 4:00 PM EST
Newly released statistics show that more patients are turning to the University of Utah for liver transplant services. While the U.’s liver transplant program is one of the youngest in the region, it has established itself as among the most...
2/27/2014 1:00 PM EST
Researchers report two breakthroughs in understanding pancreatic cancer: the development of the first mouse model that simulates a precursor lesion called intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasia (IPMN), and the identification of an enzyme, Brg1,...
2/24/2014 6:10 PM EST
Newly Launched University of Utah Religious Brain Project Seeks to Uncover Brain Activation During Religious and Spiritual Experiences
The project’s first initiative revolves around studying the brains of people who have returned from serving missions on behalf of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
2/4/2014 11:00 PM EST
A University of Utah-led study for treatment of patients with atrial fibrillation (A-fib) provides strong clinical evidence for the use of 3-D MRI to individualize disease management and improve outcomes.
2/4/2014 5:00 PM EST
Researchers from Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) at the University of Utah discovered a cellular mechanism that drives the spread of breast cancer to other parts of the body (metastasis), as well as a therapy which blocks that mechanism.
1/2/2014 12:00 PM EST
Cells with a mutation in the gene called K-Ras—found in close to 30 percent of all cancers , but mostly those with worst prognosis, such as pancreatic cancer, colon cancer, and lung cancer—subvert the normal mechanisms of cell death.
12/18/2013 6:00 PM EST
University of Utah researchers have discovered a naturally occurring genetic variation in mice that predisposes carriers toward developing severe, inflammatory arthritis.
12/13/2013 5:00 PM EST