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Federal $2.5 Million Grant to Saint Louis University Aims to Transform Geriatric Care


Saint Louis University will lead a multi-institution program that teaches primary care providers and students to care for older adults.
31-Jul-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Mom’s Weight During First Pregnancy May Impact Second Child


Saint Louis University researchers showed a relationship between mom’s weight during her first uncomplicated pregnancy and problems with subsequent babies.
20-Jul-2015 3:05 PM EDT

SLU Scientist Awarded Special NIH Grant to Solve Pain-Killer Problem


SLU pain researcher Daniela Salvemini has been awarded the NIH’s Cutting-Edge Basic Research Award (CEBRA) to solve an alarming problem.
15-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

SLU’s Vaccine Center Awarded $2.9 Million to Study New TB Vaccine


Daniel Hoft, M.D., Ph.D., director of the division of infectious diseases at Saint Louis University, has received funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to research a potential vaccine against tuberculosis.
29-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT

SLU Scientists Develop Potential New Class of Cancer Drugs in Lab


For the first time, researchers have found a way to stop cancer cell growth by targeting the Warburg Effect, a trait of cancer cell metabolism that scientists have been eager to exploit.
26-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Award-Winning SLU Research Paper Tackles Dust Mite Dilemma


Kee-Hean Ong, Ph.D., an assistant professor of Environmental and Occupational Health at Saint Louis University, studies methods for reducing indoor microbes from carpets. Indoor microbes can include dust mites, dust mite allergens and mold. His tip...
23-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Metrobus Ready to Become Mobile Farmers Market


The St. Louis MetroMarket is a non-profit mobile farmers market that aims to restore access to healthy foods in St. Louis area food deserts.
12-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Probiotics: Hype or Help?


Christine Hachem, M.D., assistant professor of internal medicine at Saint Louis University, reports that patients seem to be embracing probiotics, even as antibiotic use is increasing and over-utilized.
9-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT

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@SLUCare #Cancer Expert Suzanne Mahon Runs Hereditary Cancer Program at Saint Louis University Cancer Center; Screens for BRCA 1, 2 Genes


24-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Fore! Avoid Golf Injuries with Three Steps


Staying healthy comes down to three things, says Mike Markee, PT, ATC, instructor of physical therapy and athletic training at Saint Louis University. Markee spent time on the senior PGA tour and developed exercise and fitness programs for golfers.
15-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT

President Offers Best Worst Solution as Strategy for ISIS Defeat, Says SLU Expert


11-Sep-2014 8:00 AM EDT

Expert Available to Comment on Dangerous Radioactive Substance Stolen in Mexico


4-Dec-2013 3:00 PM EST

A Few Substitutions Transforms Thanksgiving Dinner


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


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

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