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SLU Scientists Hit ‘Delete’: Removing Disordered Regions of Shape-Shifting Protein Explains How Blood Clots

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Researchers used x-ray crystallography to publish the first image of prothrombin. The protein’s flexible structure is key to the development of blood-clotting.
15-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Avoiding Abuse: Empathy, Realistic Expectations Key to Raising a Child with Disabilities

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SLU Researchers find higher expectations and lack of empathy toward children trigger abuse and neglect.
14-Jul-2014 1:45 PM EDT

Save, Don’t Kill: SLU Pediatrician to Develop Educational Video Game for Training Military Physicians

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Game-based educational tool will train physicians on emergency room pediatric cases
7-Jul-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Researchers See Possible Answer to Chemo Pain in a Multiple Sclerosis Drug

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Saint Louis University researchers describe two discoveries: a molecular pathway by which a painful chemotherapy side effect happens and a drug that may be able to stop it.
23-Jun-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Grant to PATH Will Fund Research at SLU’s Center for World Health and Medicine

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As part of a $15.6 million grant awarded to PATH by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Saint Louis University’s Center for World Health and Medicine has received a $3.13 million, three-year sub-grant from PATH to explore new treatments for...
16-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Older Adults Feel Less Hip and Knee Pain When Moving to the Grooving

Dancing eases hip and knee pain and helps older adults move better, according to a Saint Louis University study.
12-Jun-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Saint Louis University Medical Students Wash Feet of the Homeless

New initiatives on campus provide socks, hygiene kits to the homeless.
3-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Never Again: Saint Louis University OB/Gyn Chair and Holocaust Survivor to Teach Medical Ethics

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Born in a concentration camp, SLU obstetrician Raul Artal will present lectures at medical schools and write about how lessons from the Holocaust apply to ethical questions faced by physicians today.
2-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT

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Expert Available to Comment on Dangerous Radioactive Substance Stolen in Mexico

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4-Dec-2013 3:00 PM EST

A Few Substitutions Transforms Thanksgiving Dinner

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Add colorful fruits and vegetables to make Thanksgiving dinner healthier and lighter, a Saint Louis University assistant professor of nutrition and dietetics suggests.
20-Nov-2013 12:00 PM EST

Former Department of Homeland Security Medical Official Discusses the Chemical Attack in Syria

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Alexander Garza, M.D., talks about the importance of America's preparedness for a chemical attack in light of the recent nerve gas attack in Syria.
30-Aug-2013 10:00 AM EDT

SLU Health and Security Expert Discusses the Importance of America Preparing for a Chemical Attack

26-Aug-2013 8:30 AM EDT

#SLU Expert Available to Talk About #Disasterpreparedness Amid #Tornado Season

21-May-2013 1:25 PM EDT

SLU #Biosecurity Expert Available to Talk About #Ricin

17-Apr-2013 12:45 PM EDT

Pediatrician’s Perspective: Talking to Kids about Terrorism

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16-Apr-2013 3:20 PM EDT

Businesses Not Prepared For Pandemics and Other Disasters, SLU Study Finds

In light of the recent influenza outbreak, a SLU study finds that majority of businesses are not prepared for a pandemic
21-Feb-2013 10:00 AM EST

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