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Convalescent Plasma Is A Potentially Effective Treatment Option for Patients Hospitalized With COVID 19, According to Early Data

Patients hospitalized with COVID-19 who received convalescent plasma demonstrated improved survival and were more likely than matched control patients to remain the same or have improvements in their supplemental oxygen requirements, according to a...
22-May-2020 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Discover Biomarkers of ALS in Teeth

Mount Sinai scientists have identified biological markers present in childhood that relate to the degenerative and often fatal neurological disease called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease, according to a...
15-May-2020 5:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Mount Sinai Health System and Renalytix Form Joint Venture, Kantaro Biosciences, To Develop and Scale Production of COVID Antibody Test Kits

- Kantaro Biosciences partners with Bio-Techne for manufacturing and global kit distribution - Scaled kit production to enable clinical laboratories to conduct 10M tests per month is planned to begin in July
19-May-2020 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Mount Sinai First in U.S. to Use Artificial Intelligence to Analyze Coronavirus (COVID-19) Patients

Mount Sinai researchers are the first in the country to use artificial intelligence (AI) combined with imaging, and clinical data to analyze patients with coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
19-May-2020 6:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Combination of Chemo and Immunotherapy Is Shown to Work Against Metastatic Bladder Cancer

A clinical trial led by Mount Sinai researchers has showed for the first time that combining chemotherapy and immunotherapy can slow down metastatic bladder cancer. The trial also showed that immunotherapy alone may be an option for a subset of...
12-May-2020 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Chest X-Rays in Emergency Rooms Can Help Predict Severity of COVID-19 Illness in Young and Middle-aged Adults

Chest X-rays performed on young and middle-aged adults with COVID-19 when they arrive at the emergency room can help doctors predict who is at higher risk of severe illness and intubation, Mount Sinai researchers report.
13-May-2020 2:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Mount Sinai Launches New Institute for Health Equity Research

COVID-19 Crisis Spurs Institute to Understand and Combat Health Disparities in Underserved Communities. Earvin “Magic” Johnson, five-time NBA champion, and New York State Senator Brian Benjamin Among Industry and Public Health Leaders to Join...
14-May-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Mount Sinai Announces First-of-its-Kind Center For Post-COVID Care

Center to provide post-multidisciplinary care and psychosocial resources for patients recovering from pandemic disease COVID-19 Registry and clinical trials component will define new standards of care for patients
13-May-2020 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Our Experts on Newswise

Know Your Risk For Ovarian Cancer

Mount Sinai Experts Share Tips for Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in September
6-Sep-2019 4:10 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Health System Experts Offer Vital Tips to Detect Early Skin Cancer Prevention and Free Skin Cancer Screenings

23-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Researchers Available for Comment During ASN Kidney Week 2018

25-Oct-2018 7:05 AM EDT

Mount Sinai Health System Experts Offer New Non-Invasive Imaging Devices to Detect Early Skin Cancer and Vital Tips on Prevention and Screening

20-Apr-2017 4:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Experts Share Tips for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month This March

Mount Sinai experts are available during March’s Colorectal Cancer Awareness month to discuss prevention, screening options, and risk factors.
27-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST

Mount Sinai Health System Researchers Present Influential Research at ASH 2016

Mount Sinai Health System experts are available for interview at the American Society of Hematology meeting.
2-Dec-2016 11:35 AM EST

Celiac Expert Available to Comment on Wheat Sensitivity Study

28-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT

Mount Sinai is Bringing Our A-Game to Help You Keep Yours

Experts from the Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Available for Interviews
7-Jul-2016 2:05 PM EDT

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