Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has a rich, 115-year history of success in research, education and patient care.

Address
Campus Box 1070
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, Mo. 63130
E-mail
westerhousej@wustl.edu
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Severe scoliosis linked to rare mutations

Children with rare mutations in two genes are about four times more likely to develop severe scoliosis than their peers with normal versions of the genes, scientists have found. The research at Washington ...

Jun 13, 2014
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Fatty liver disease prevented in mice

(Medical Xpress)—Studying mice, researchers have found a way to prevent nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, the most common cause of chronic liver disease worldwide. Blocking a path that delivers dietary ...

Jun 03, 2014
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