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Employees encouraged to support the United Way campaign

Employees are encouraged to give their time and financial support to the annual United Way Campaign. Human Resources and the...

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Schreiber awarded Balzan Prize for pioneering cancer research

International honor recognizes scholarly and scientific achievements

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Zika virus kills brain cancer stem cells

New research from the School of Medicine and the University of California, San Diego, shows that Zika virus kills brain...

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Oltz appointed as vice-chair for faculty development

This new position in the department is exclusively devoted to faculty development. The focus of the Vice-Chair will be mentoring...

Gordon receives Massry Prize

Jeffrey Gordon, MD is one of three scientists in the country honored for revealing roles of microbes in human health...

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SoutheastHEALTH to begin pathology partnership with Washington Univeristy

WashU pathologists, Wettach and LaRue will be on site at SEHealth to offer expert pathology services to the region. The...

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Protein-rich diet may help soothe inflamed gut

The study showing that mice fed tryptophan develop immune cells that foster a tolerant gut was a collaboration between Marco...

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Natural compound coupled with specific gut microbes may prevent severe flu

Thaddeus Stappenbeck, MD, PhD is the senior author on the study that revealed how gut microbes fight influenza in mice.

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Colonna invited to join Cure Alzheimer’s Fund’s research consortium

Marco Colonna, MD will work with other Alzheimer’s investigators to identify the most promising avenues of research. Find out more

Dehner, Kyriakos, Maluf, Pfeifer and Ritter on list of Best Doctors in America in 2017

The five Pathology & Immunology faculty are among 449 Washington University physicians who were selected to be on the list...

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