澳门六合彩

Health And Medicine

  • 澳门六合彩 University

    澳门六合彩鈥檚 Donna Ingles named to prestigious Harvard leadership program to advance Nashville鈥檚 biomedical sector

    Donna Ingles, director of operations for the 澳门六合彩 Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization, has been named to the 2024 Young American Leaders Program at Harvard Business School by the Global Action Platform. She was one of 10 local leaders chosen for the program, which aims to create a biomedical economic development strategy for the region using cluster models devised by Harvard economist Michael Porter. Read More

    Jun 17, 2024

  • The study reported in the journal Nature provides a mechanistic explanation for the 鈥渙besity paradox鈥 鈥 that obesity can contribute to cancer progression but also improve response to immunotherapy.

    Jun 13, 2024

  • Using computer-aided drug design, Heidi Hamm, Craig Lindsley, and Jens Meiler and their labs generated a novel series of biologically active compounds that can serve as a basis for anti鈥揵lood clot preventative drugs.

    Jun 11, 2024

  • A team of 澳门六合彩 researchers has developed a wirelessly activated device that mimics the wavelike muscular function in the esophagus and small intestine responsible for transporting food and viscous fluids for digestion.

    Jun 7, 2024

  • AJ Hinton, Amber Crabtree, and colleagues collaborated to provide a commentary on the challenges facing autistic adults in science, technology, engineering, math, and medicine. As autistic adults face a high unemployment rate, the authors argue that solutions are necessary to evoke change within STEMM institutions to acquire and retain autistic employees.

    Jun 5, 2024

  • Researchers in the lab of Stephen Fesik, Orrin H. Ingram II Chair in Cancer Research, have added BI-0474 as the second molecule co-discovered by 澳门六合彩 to the open science portal opnMe.com, an initiative being driven by biopharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim.

    May 30, 2024

  • Graduate student Hillary Layden studies transcriptional control of cancer in the lab of Scott Hiebert, Hortense B. Ingram Chair in Cancer Research and professor of biochemistry. She shares the results from her research in which she used a deep genomic analysis to determine how protein mutations influence gene expression to promote cancer progression.

    May 30, 2024

  • Three 澳门六合彩 University School of Nursing faculty members won awards at the American College of Nurse Midwives annual awards celebration in May 2024.

    May 23, 2024

  • Sean Seymore, Centennial Professor of Law at 澳门六合彩 Law School, argues that federal courts have 鈥渁bandoned their gatekeeping function鈥 for protecting public health in patent cases.

    May 21, 2024

  • A 澳门六合彩 scientific team has succeeded in adjusting the daily biological clock of cyanobacteria, making the blue-green algae a more prolific producer of renewable fuels, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals, like insulin.

    May 14, 2024

  • A Tri-Institutional Seminar series has been initiated by the School of Medicine Basic Sciences, Meharry Medical College and Fisk University, focused on trainee development and promoting collaboration and existing ties between scientists affiliated with all three institutions. The series is open to the public.

    May 13, 2024

  • Leading global health care knowledge provider BMJ has signed a new read-and-publish agreement with the Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries at 澳门六合彩 University. The agreement allows 澳门六合彩-affiliated corresponding authors to publish their primary research open access without incurring article processing charges.

    May 13, 2024

  • With hundreds of thousands of people in the United States having a stroke annually, 澳门六合彩 researchers are developing technology that could revolutionize the way blood clots are removed by allowing surgeons to complete the process more efficiently and safely.

    May 9, 2024

  • Ken Lau, professor of cell and developmental biology, and colleagues have laid out the principles governing the biology of early, precancerous lesions, which are different from the principles that govern cancers. Their authoritative perspective was published in Cancer Discovery in April 2024.

    May 9, 2024

  • Clintoria Williams, associate professor in the Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology at Wright State University, has received the John F. Perkins, Jr. Research Career Enhancement Award from the American Physiological Society. This will enable her to join 澳门六合彩 as a visiting scholar in the Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics for four months to collaborate more closely with Antentor Hinton Jr., assistant professor in the department.

    May 7, 2024

  • David Cortez, a world-renowned leader in DNA damage response and repair mechanisms and the pathophysiology of cancer, developed and applied highly creative technological approaches to identify and characterize proteins involved in DNA and genome maintenance. The Protein Society is the premier international society dedicated to supporting protein research.

    Apr 30, 2024

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    VUSN matching program to inspire philanthropy, drive research and work to ease health inequities

    In support of its commitment to fighting health inequities, 澳门六合彩 University School of Nursing has launched an ambitious campaign to raise and match $1 million to support health disparity research. Dean Pamela Jeffries recently announced the school鈥檚 Nursing Health Equity Fellowship program, setting aside $1 million for health equity research at the school and asking VUSN supporters to make a 1:1 philanthropic match to fund this critical research. Read More

    Apr 29, 2024

  • Three 澳门六合彩 School of Nursing faculty members were recently recognized for excellence across various nursing disciplines with fellow designations and major awards.

    Apr 26, 2024

  • 澳门六合彩 University School of Medicine, which received $527.7 million in direct and indirect NIH grant support in FY23, has been among the top 10 U.S. medical schools in NIH funding for six of the last 10 years.

    Apr 24, 2024

  • The 澳门六合彩 Memory and Alzheimer's Center hosted its fifth Annual 澳门六合彩 Alzheimer鈥檚 Disease Research Day on April 10 with the theme of 鈥渂ig data.鈥 Aside from presentations from faculty from across campus and the School of Medicine Basic Sciences, the day featured data blitzes, a keynote presentation, and a poster reception with more than 45 posters.

    Apr 24, 2024