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RESEARCH ALERT: Examination of Fertility Treatments and Genetic Changes in Embryos

Cedars-Sinai investigators found no established link between the use of assisted reproductive technologies and potential problems in DNA methylation that might impact genetic expression or embryonic development.
23-Nov-2023 12:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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After Multiple Organ Transplants, Grateful for 25 Extra Years

This Thanksgiving marks a little more than 25 years since Christine Galan became the first person in the Western U.S. to have a combined organ transplant (heart and liver), and nearly five years since she returned to Cedars-Sinai for another organ...
22-Nov-2023 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Chuck Lorre Family Foundation Increases Investment in YED Program

The Chuck Lorre Family Foundation is doubling down on its commitment to supporting healthcare opportunities for young people, through Cedars-Sinai’s Youth Employment and Development (YED) Health Careers Academy.
21-Nov-2023 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Racial and Ethnic Disparities Evaluated in Heart Disease

Investigators from the Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Center in the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai have found that among a cohort of women with obstructive coronary artery disease treated at academic medical centers, racial and ethnic...
17-Nov-2023 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Transgender Health Expert Answers Your Common Questions

How does anyone know for sure that they were born the wrong gender? What should parents do when their child tells them? And how do transgender patients prepare for gender-affirming surgery, if that’s what they decide to do?
16-Nov-2023 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

A Stent—And No Stroke—For This Patient

Sitting in his cardiologist’s office at Cedars-Sinai one Friday afternoon in 2022, Cornelius Albert suddenly was unable to move or speak. “I had an attack,” said Albert, 76, who runs a court filing service and lives in View Park.
15-Nov-2023 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Stem Cells: Progress in Treating Degenerative Eye Disease

Investigators from the Board of Governors Regenerative Medicine Institute at Cedars-Sinai are advancing stem cell technology to treat degenerative diseases of the eye.
15-Nov-2023 2:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Cedars-Sinai Investigators Move Closer to Predicting Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Sudden cardiac arrest remains a deadly and complex condition, but investigators in the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai have discovered a new method—using a widely available cardiovascular test—for predicting the heart malfunction.
14-Nov-2023 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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9-Oct-2023 11:05 AM EDT

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Cedars-Sinai ENT Experts Featured at Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting

Throughout the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) Annual Meeting Sept. 30-Oct. 4, 2023, in Nashville, Cedars-Sinai experts will be available to discuss the latest research, innovations and treatment options.
26-Sep-2023 11:05 AM EDT

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Breast Cancer Experts, Patients Available for Interviews

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Cedars-Sinai Cancer experts are available to discuss an uptick in breast cancer among younger patients and the innovative ways the academic medical center is treating breast cancer in diverse Southern California...
25-Sep-2023 11:05 AM EDT

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Regenerative Medicine: How Scientists Manufacture Cells

In 1998, scientists reported being able to derive cells from human embryos that could develop into almost any cell in the body. In 2007, the field took a huge leap when scientists discovered they could reprogram human adult skin cells to act like...
19-Sep-2023 11:05 AM EDT

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Catching Up With Nursing Heroes as COVID-19 Pandemic Wanes

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 3,200 Cedars-Sinai Medical Center nurses put on their protective gear and kept on going—providing the highest-quality patient care, conducting innovative research and creating new ways for patients to...
6-Sep-2023 6:05 PM EDT

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Smidt Heart Institute Experts Available for Interviews During ESC Congress 2023

Throughout the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress August 25-28, 2023, in Amsterdam, experts from the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai will be available to discuss advances and innovations in cardiology, including some of the most...
23-Aug-2023 6:05 PM EDT

¿Puede un Análisis de Sangre Detectar la Enfermedad de Alzheimer?

En julio, salió al mercado el primer análisis de sangre directo al consumidor diseñado para evaluar el riesgo de un usuario de desarrollar la enfermedad de Alzheimer.
23-Aug-2023 10:05 AM EDT

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