Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center researchers have identified a new population of intestinal stem cells that may hold clues to the origin of colorectal cancer.
Cancer Mar 29, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Early disruptions in serotonin signaling in the brain may contribute to autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and other "enduring effects on behavior," Vanderbilt University researchers report.
Autism spectrum disorders Mar 20, 2012 | 3.7 / 5 (3) | 0 |
Despite advances in neonatal care, necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) the most common gastrointestinal emergency in premature infants continues to be a deadly disease.
Immunology Mar 19, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Investigators from Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) and 12 other centers in the United States and Australia have found that a new drug for patients with metastatic melanoma nearly doubled median overall survival.
Cancer Feb 22, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Vanderbilt University Medical Center researchers estimate that U.S. orthopaedic surgeons create approximately $2 billion per year in unnecessary health care costs associated with orthopaedic care due to the practice of defensive ...
Health Feb 09, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 3
Recreational use of Ecstasy the illegal "rave" drug that produces feelings of euphoria and emotional warmth is associated with chronic changes in the human brain, Vanderbilt University investigators have discovered.
Psychology & Psychiatry Dec 05, 2011 | 2.9 / 5 (8) | 0 |
The list of aging-associated proteins known to be involved in cancer is growing longer, according to research by investigators at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Cancer Oct 17, 2011 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0 |
A series of novel imaging agents could make it possible to "see" tumors in their earliest stages, before they turn deadly.
Cancer Oct 07, 2011 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Ibuprofen, naproxen, and related non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) the subjects of years of study still have some secrets to reveal about how they work.
Medical research Sep 25, 2011 | 4.7 / 5 (17) | 0 |
The neurotransmitter dopamine is best known for its roles in the brain in signaling pathways that control movement, motivation, reward, learning and memory.
Medical research Jul 19, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center researchers have identified six subtypes of an aggressive and difficult-to-treat form of breast cancer, called "triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC)."
Cancer Jun 27, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
A protein isolated from beneficial bacteria found in yogurt and dairy products could offer a new, oral therapeutic option for inflammatory bowel disorders (IBD), suggests a study led by Vanderbilt University Medical Center ...
Medical research May 23, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
the illegal "rave" drug that produces feelings of euphoria and emotional warmth has been in the news recently as a potential therapeutic. Clinical trials are testing Ecstasy in the treatment of post-traumatic ...
Neuroscience May 03, 2011 | 5 / 5 (13) | 2 |
Evolutionary changes that make us uniquely human such as our large heads and narrow pelvises may have "pushed" human birth timing earlier and can be used to identify genes associated with preterm birth, a new ...
Genetics Apr 14, 2011 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 1