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Fragments of Cellular Machinery Reveal Unexpected Similarities and Differences

Researchers find that a large category of molecules called transfer RNA (tRNA)-derived fragments have extensive interconnections to gene templates and gene products that differ by cancer type.
17-Apr-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Developing a Vaccine Against Nipah Virus

Researchers developed a novel recombinant vaccine called NIPRAB that shows robust immunization against Nipah virus in animal models and may be effective against other viruses in the same family.
11-Apr-2019 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Searching for Better Treatments for Irritated Tendons

Researchers learn what makes tendons fray in old age, knowledge that could help develop better treatments for tendinosis and regrow damaged tissue.
2-Apr-2019 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Glioblastoma Vaccine Shows Promising Results in Phase Ib Clinical Trial

A brain-cancer vaccine more than 20 years in the making suspends cancer growth in patients enrolled in early-stage trial.
31-Mar-2019 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Early Discharge After Lung Surgery Benefits Patients Without Raising Readmission Risk

The finding indicates that early discharge is a safe practice for institutions with well-established enhanced recovery pathways.
20-Mar-2019 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Undernutrition During Pregnancy Changes Lung-Specific Gene Expression

Higher rates of lung disease in children born to moms who were undernourished during pregnancy could be explained by epigenetic changes in a number of lung-specific genes.
19-Mar-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Jefferson College of Pharmacy Announces New Master’s Degree in Population Health Pharmacy

The Jefferson College of Pharmacy has announced a new master’s degree in Population Health Pharmacy. One of the first of its kind, the Master’s in Population Health Pharmacy focuses on the impact of health determinants on outcomes associated...
12-Mar-2019 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Potential Treatment for Cancer in Butterfly Disease

New research lays foundation for upcoming clinical trial for patients with epidermolysis bullosa
4-Mar-2019 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Can Telehealth Aid in Disaster Relief?

24-Jul-2018 4:30 PM EDT


Jefferson Experts Available for Outside Commentary on NEJM Testosterone Replacement Study

18-Feb-2016 3:05 PM EST

February Is Heart Month - Jefferson Experts Recommend Steps You Can Take Today to Protect Your Heart Tomorrow.

2-Feb-2016 2:05 PM EST

Jefferson Experts: What Works for Getting to and Maintaining a Healthy Weight?

An individualized, multi-disciplinary approach is essential, as what works for one person may not work for another.
11-Jan-2016 8:00 AM EST

Jefferson Expert: GERD Is More Than Just a Nuisance

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Awareness Week is observed the week of Thanksgiving, as Americans prepare to indulge in the holiday season. A Jefferson expert warns that GERD is more than a nuisance.
20-Nov-2015 10:05 AM EST

Jefferson Expert Available to Comment on Low-Dose CT Scans for High Risk Patients

6-Feb-2015 3:00 PM EST


November Is Family Caregiver Month. Jefferson Expert Available to Explain How Occupational Therapy Can Help Caregivers of Individuals with Dementia

10-Nov-2014 10:00 AM EST

Jefferson Expert Available to Speak About Specialized Therapy for Lymphedema

30-Oct-2014 4:00 PM EDT

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