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Testing For Insulin, C-Peptide and DHEAS To Be Performed at Barnes Jewish Hospital

Effective May 1st, Insulin and C-peptide and Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) (effective May 1st) will no longer be sent to Mayo...

Bacteria’s appetite may be key to cleaning up antibiotic contamination

Gautam Dantas, PhD is senior author on a study showing antibiotics in the environment contribute to drug resistance.

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Psoriasis treated with compound derived from immune cells

A study lead by Maxim Artyomov, PhD shows that a compound derived from the body’s own immune cells can treat psoriasis...

Washington University in St. Louis

How highly contagious norovirus infection gets its start

Virus infects rare intestinal cells in mice; findings point to therapeutic strategy

Washington University in St. Louis

Antibiotic use increases risk of severe viral disease in mice

Senior author Michael Diamond, MD, PhD reports that killing gut bacteria with drugs weakens the immune response

Washington University in St. Louis

Management of Rare Overgrowth Conditions Requires Informed Patients and the Right Test

Advancements in genetic testing are promising, and for rare diseases, patient education, coupled with the right laboratory test, are keys...

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Burnham and Dantas Receive Distinguished Educator Awards

Faculty members nominate peers to recognize their colleagues’ wide-ranging achievements, talents and dedication.

Washington University School of Medicine

NCI director talks immunotherapy, cancer research on Med Campus

Pledges commitment to basic science research

Washington University School of Medicine

Brickner selected as Olin Medical Science fellow

The Olin Fellowships recognize superior accomplishments in biomedical research by doctoral students at Washington University. Josh Brickner, from the laboratory...

Klein and Qavi receive LEAP Inventor Challenge awards

Two projects from Pathology & Immunology were selected this year to receive funding though the Leadership in Entrepreneurial Acceleration Program...