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Dangerous Drug Interactions Uncovered with Data Science


Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center and the Data Science Institute at Columbia University have uncovered a potentially dangerous drug interaction using data science.
7-Oct-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Stem Cells From Jaw Bone Help Repair Damaged Cartilage


Researchers from Columbia College of Dental Medicine have identified stem cells in the jaw bone that can make new cartilage and repair damaged joints.
7-Oct-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Gum Disease Genes Identified by Columbia Researchers

Researchers at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine (CDM) Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) have identified 41 master regulator genes that may cause gum disease, also known as periodontal disease.
4-Oct-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Shows Upswing in Prescription Opioid Use Disorder and Heroin Use Among Young Adults

Researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health found that, from 2002 to 2014, there was an increase in the probability of having a prescription opioid use disorder among young adults using prescription opioids for non medical...
29-Sep-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Columbia to Participate in NIH Environment and Child Health Initiative

Columbia University Medical Center researchers will participate in a seven-year NIH initiative to study the effect of a wide range of environmental factors on the health of children and adolescents.
27-Sep-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Aging Experts Say Strengthening Eldercare Workforce Must Be a Priority for the Next President

To advise policymakers and health leaders on the key healthcare challenges facing the next presidential administration, the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) launched the Vital Directions for Health and Health Care initiative. Aging experts John...
26-Sep-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Views of Intracellular Channel That Controls Skeletal Muscle

Researchers from Columbia University Medical Center have uncovered new details of the structure and function of an intracellular channel that controls the contraction of skeletal muscle.
19-Sep-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Drug Restores Hair Growth in Patients with Alopecia Areata

Seventy-five percent of patients with an autoimmune disease that causes hair loss had significant hair regrowth after treatment with ruxolitinib, according to a study from Columbia University Medical Center.
21-Sep-2016 9:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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21st International AIDS Conference 2016

As delegates gather in Durban, South Africa from July 19th to the 22nd for the 21st International AIDS Conference (2016), leading researchers from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health are available to evaluate pioneering studies...
13-Jul-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Supreme Court Decision Leaves Federal $ for Embryonic Stem Cell Research Intact--Columbia Expert Available for Interview

7-Jan-2013 12:55 PM EST

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