Scientists Develop New Understanding of Chlamydial Disease and Host/Pathogen Interactions Through Novel Simultaneous RNA-Seq Analysis
Investigators at the Institute for Genome Sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine have developed a new technique that can track the activity of a disease-causing microbe and the host cell response to that pathogen simultaneously....
12/2/2013 2:30 PM EST
NIH Director Warns That U.S. Research Funding is Falling Behind, Calls for New Focus on Innovation at Medical Schools
NIH Director Francis Collins was the keynote speaker at a conference that kicked off University of Maryland School of Medicine’s Accelerating Innovation and Discovery in Medicine (ACCEL-Med) program in which the medical school asked a panel of...
11/26/2013 5:00 PM EST
Scientists at the Institute for Genome Sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and physicians at Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, MD, have found that restoring the normal, helpful bacteria of the gut and intestines may treat patients...
11/21/2013 4:00 PM EST
Pioneering Virologist Robert C. Gallo, M.D., Named First Homer & Martha Gudelsky Distinguished Professor in Medicine
Robert C. Gallo, M.D., has been named the first Homer & Martha Gudelsky Distinguished Professor in Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine during a ceremony November 7.
11/12/2013 11:00 AM EST
New research provides direct evidence that genetic variations in some African Americans with chronic kidney disease contribute to a more rapid decline in kidney function compared with white Americans.
11/5/2013 5:00 PM EST
New research published in JAMA Psychiatry reveals that topiramate, a drug approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat epilepsy and migraine headaches, also could be the first reliable medication to help treat cocaine dependence....
10/25/2013 10:30 AM EDT
The University of Maryland School of Medicine's Center for Vaccine Development in Baltimore has won renewal of a contract from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, to conduct basic and...
9/26/2013 1:10 PM EDT
Protecting Specific Area of the Brain During Radiation Therapy Substantially Reduces Rate of Memory Loss in Cancer Patients
Protecting the stem cells that reside in and around the hippocampus – a C-shaped area in the temporal lobe on both sides of the brain associated with the ability to form and store memories – substantially reduces the rate of cancer patients’...
9/23/2013 5:30 PM EDT
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Who Should Be Tested for a Breast Cancer Gene? What Are Your Treatment Options? University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center Experts Available for Interviews and Perspective
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