Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the world, according to the World Health Organization. It is estimated that more than 3 million Americans have glaucoma, but only half of those know they have it.
3-Aug-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital will offer for the first time a three-year pediatric fellowship with a special focus on treating child abuse and neglect.
20-Jul-2017 1:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Upstate Medical University researcher Anna Stewart Ibarra, Ph.D., M.P.A., and her colleagues have created a mathematical model that can serve as a guide to make monthly predictions on when people are at greatest risk for contracting mosquito-borne...
20-Jul-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Finding will aid global public health officials as they develop early warning systems for dengue, Zika and chikungunya and find ways to reduce the risk of exposure to disease-carrying mosquitoes.
16-May-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Upstate Medical University Partners with ENSPICE Children’s Foundation to Address Nutritional Needs of Young Victims of Natural Disasters
Upstate Medical University and the Delbarton School will test the effectiveness of an ECF product to meet the required dietary allowance of nutrients for disaster victims in Ecuador, Haiti, and Africa.
24-Mar-2017 2:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Upstate Opens Cord Blood Bank, Only the Second Public Cord Blood Bank in New York and One of Only 32 in the US
Upstate Medical University has opened a $15 million, 20,000 square foot cord blood bank that features a state of the art processing laboratory and cryogenic storage containers that can store nearly 14,500 units of cord blood. The bank will collect,...
17-Feb-2017 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites
Upstate Medical University Study Highlights Key Principles of a Successful Malaria Elimination Program
The program's approach can also serve as a guide to ongoing and future control efforts of other emerging mosquito-borne illnesses globally.
10-Feb-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
Upstate researchers Andrea S. Viczian, Ph.D., and Michael E. Zuber, Ph.D., and their colleagues, have identified two genes—Tbx3 and Pax6—that together are sufficient to start the process of eye development.
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