A study by UCSF Benioff's Children’s Hospitals sports medicine researchers finds that among elite NBA athletes, those who participated in multiple sports in high school had fewer injuries and longer careers, on average, than players who played...
1-Dec-2017 3:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
UCSF Benioff's Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI) researcher Dr. Deborah Dean is the recipient of a new award from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that will support the development and evaluation of new...
24-Oct-2017 3:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
One-year-old Elias will never remember all the doctors, nurses, and other health care professionals who took care of him for the first five months of his life, but his parents, Gabriela and Rogelio Ramirez, will never forget them.
5-Oct-2017 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites
CHORI’s Dan M. Granoff Awarded Prestigious Alumni Award from the Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI) Senior Scientist Dr. Dan M. Granoff, has been awarded the 2017 Distinguished Medical Alumnus Award from his alma mater, the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
23-Aug-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Re-verified as a Pediatric Level I Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons
The trauma center at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland has been re-verified as a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons (ACS). Verification by the ACS is the highest possible ranking for trauma centers and this...
26-Jun-2017 5:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Pilot Study Finds a Possible Link Between Type I Interferons and a Natural Improvement of Rheumatoid Arthritis During Pregnancy
An international US-Danish team of scientists, led by Damini Jawaheer, Ph.D. at the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, has identified a possible link between type I interferons and a natural improvement of rheumatoid...
21-Jun-2017 3:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
CHORI Scientist and Abate Med Founder Collaborating to Find a Lasting Treatment for Atopic Dermatitis
Laura Hertel, PhD, a virologist at Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI), has received a grant from Abate Med’s founder, Dr. David Paslin, for a pre-clinical study on the efficacy of using a protein made by a common virus that...
24-Jan-2017 3:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
A new study by researchers from the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI) shows that a modest 4 milligrams of extra zinc a day in the diet can have a profound, positive impact on cellular health that helps fight...
3-Jan-2017 3:05 AM EST Add to Favorites