Friday, June 23, 2017

$1.5M gift from McLaren establishes first endowed chair of nursing at...

  McLaren Greater Lansing has made a $1.5 million gift to Michigan State University to establish the College of Nursing's first endowed chair position. The donation...

Trauma in schools focus of fifth annual Network conference

  UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — One out of every four students in the United States shows up to school each day shouldering the burden of...

Boosting levels of known antioxidant may help resist age-related decline

  CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers at Oregon State University have found that a specific detoxification compound, glutathione, helps resist the toxic stresses of everyday life...

Why prostate cancer cells develop resistance to treatment

A new study at the University of York has shown that a standard hormone supplement, used to boost energy levels in prostate cancer patients...

System changes improve prenatal care for Oregon Medicaid beneficiaries

  CORVALLIS, Ore: Oregon's 2012 shift to an incentivized, accountable-care system for Medicaid beneficiaries led to positive changes for expectant mothers and their babies, research...

Roots of resistance to cancer drugs run deeper than a single...

  By Bill Hathaway October 20, 2016 Searching for more individual genes to predict responses to breast cancer therapy may not work, a new study suggests. Instead,...

Roots of resistance to cancer drugs runs deeper than a single...

  By Bill Hathaway Searching for more individual genes to predict responses to breast cancer therapy may not work, a new study suggests. Instead, scientists and...

Study finds key regulator in pulmonary fibrosis

By Ziba Kashef October 19, 2016 A Yale-led research team has identified an important enzyme that could lead to new therapies for a chronic fatal lung...

Emerging and innovative technologies to take center stage at Yale Tech...

  October 19, 2016 Yale alumnus and Fitbit co-founder Eric Friedman will be the keynote speaker at the third annual Yale Technology Summit, a celebration and...

Bushmeat hunting threatens mammal populations and ecosystems, poses food security threat

CORVALLIS, Ore. The ongoing decline of more than 300 species of animals is having significant environmental impacts and posing a food security threat for...