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Researchers Outsmart the Immune System to Treat Rare Genetic Disease in Mice

Using a mouse model, researchers have identified a potential approach to treating Morquio A syndrome, a rare, progressive and debilitating genetic disease.
5-Feb-2020 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Saint Louis University’s Enrico Di Cera Honored by AAAS

Saint Louis University’s Enrico Di Cera, M.D., has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for his distinguished contributions to science.
20-Dec-2019 1:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Saint Louis University’s Daniela Salvemini Honored for Pain Discoveries

Researcher Daniela Salvemini, Ph.D., professor of pharmacology and physiology at Saint Louis University, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) for her contributions toward understanding and finding better treatments for...
20-Dec-2019 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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SLU Researchers, Partners Train Bystanders to Speak Up to Stop Child Mistreatment

Borrowing from an approach used to train bystanders to intervene to prevent sexual assault, a Saint Louis University-led team developed a strategy to give bystanders the skills to confidently defuse a challenging moment between a caregiver and a...
10-Dec-2019 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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7 Tips to Keep Hackers, Crooks and Scammers Out of Your Smartphone

Hackers can exploit network vulnerabilities to steal passwords without being detected or use malicious media files disguised in photos or videos to access messages on unpatched phones.
2-Dec-2019 1:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Scientists Design Built-in Controls for Mini-Chemical Labs on a Chip

In a miniaturized laboratory, microfluidic systems can conduct chemical experiments on a chip through a series of small connected tubes the size of a hair.
15-Nov-2019 3:20 AM EST Add to Favorites

Head and Neck Cancer Patients Benefited from Affordable Care Act

The rate of uninsured patients with head and neck cancers was “significantly reduced” following the implementation of the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).
5-Nov-2019 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Though Children’s Sexual Abuse Rates Are Declining, Admissions to ER’s for Adolescent Sexual Abuse Have More than Doubled

Researchers found that emergency department admissions for children between 12 – 17 doubled over a six year time period.
4-Nov-2019 12:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

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.@KenHallerMD, a @slusom pediatric professor, explains how he backs up his pro-vaccination views by participating in vaccine trials at SLU's Center for Vaccine Development

29-Apr-2019 5:05 PM EDT

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SLU Expert Discusses Future of Testing and Treating Chlorine Gas Attacks

Future answers to quickly testing and treating those who may have been exposed to chlorine gas may lie in chlorinated lipids, says a Saint Louis University professor.
18-Apr-2018 2:25 PM EDT

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Falls Researcher Breaks Ankle

A Saint Louis University nursing professor who studies the debilitating impact of falls became the victim of her own scholarship in August, when she slipped and broke her ankle. She shares lessons learned.
28-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST

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@SLU_official Prof Optimistic @TheJusticeDept Police Force Database Further Understanding of Complex Problem

14-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT

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Two Years After Ferguson, St. Louis Region Stares Down Toxic Stress as Presidential Candidates Debate

6-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT

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Winter Weather Woes: SLU Expert Offers Tips to Protect Your Skin

Winter's arctic blast can wreak havoc on delicate skin. Nicole Burkemper, M.D., associate professor of dermatology at Saint Louis University, shares her tips for updating your skin regimen for the season.
8-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST

SLU experts available to comment on #ZikaVirus

28-Jan-2016 4:05 PM EST

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SLU Public Health Expert, Former Homeland Security Official, Available to Comment on Zika Virus

27-Jan-2016 11:05 AM EST

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