Research News

Off-Season Doesn’t Allow Brain to Recover from Football Hits, Study Says

April 16, 2014

How are Depression and Memory Loss Connected?

April 14, 2014

Rochester Researchers Receive $3 Million to Study Flu

April 10, 2014

For Sick, Elderly Patients, Surgical Decision Making “Takes a Village”

April 09, 2014

URMC Physician-Couple Gives $750K Gift to Orthopaedics

April 07, 2014

Researchers Set to Launch Phase 3 Trial for Parkinson’s

April 02, 2014

The Wegman Family Charitable Foundation Gives $17 Million to University of Rochester

April 01, 2014

Like Hand-Washing, Blood Transfusions Linked to Infections

April 01, 2014

Device Saves Lives in Heart Failure Patients

March 30, 2014

Dentists Gather to Sink Their Teeth into Bench-to-Chairside Research

March 27, 2014

Biomarker Points to Alzheimer’s Risk

March 09, 2014

Complications Following Surgery Predict Costly Readmissions

March 06, 2014

Using Cancer’s Fingerprint, UR Researchers Clinch a Diagnosis

March 04, 2014

UR Distinguished Alumnus Alejandro Zaffaroni Dies in California

March 04, 2014

Female Fertility: What’s Testosterone Got To Do With It?

March 03, 2014

Researchers Seeking Volunteers to Test Vaccine against Common Herpes Virus

February 24, 2014

JAMA Study Offers Hope to Caregivers of Alzheimer's Patients

February 18, 2014

Use of Mortality as Measure of Stroke Care Questioned

February 12, 2014

Robert Marquis, Beloved Teacher and Past Chair of Microbiology and Immunology, Dies

February 12, 2014

Heart Researchers to Study a Leading Cause of Sudden Death in Young People with $2.9 Million Grant

February 05, 2014

Feeling "In Control" Helps Some Live a Longer Life

February 03, 2014

UR Medicine Takes to the Field During Sunday’s Super Bowl

January 30, 2014

Finding Points to Possible New Parkinson’s Therapy

January 28, 2014

Scientist Lynne E. Maquat Named 2014 Athena Award Winner

January 16, 2014

Nobel Laureate Speaking at School of Medicine & Dentistry

January 06, 2014

What Does Compassion Sound Like?

December 26, 2013

URMC’s Elfar Honored With Hand Surgeon-Scientist Award

December 19, 2013

Researcher Awarded $2M to Train Patients, Use iPods, for Decision-Making

December 18, 2013

URMC Chief of Endocrinology Named Editor of Journal

December 17, 2013

Kieburtz Named AAAS Fellow

December 10, 2013

Corneal Surgeon Commits More Than $4M to University of Rochester in Memory of Late Wife

December 05, 2013

Batten Researchers Convene to Determine Future of Clinical Research

December 05, 2013

Telemedicine Brings Parkinson’s Care to “Anyone, Anywhere”

December 04, 2013

URMC Plays Role in New Epilepsy Technology

December 02, 2013

URMC Research Groups, Community Observe 25th Annual World AIDS Day

November 27, 2013

Drug Shows Early Promise in Treating Liver Failure-Related Seizures

November 17, 2013

Menstrual Cycle Influences Concussion Outcomes

November 13, 2013

URMC Enrolling Community College Students for Web-Assisted Tobacco Intervention Study

October 28, 2013

New Initiative Will Focus on Improving Care Outcomes

October 24, 2013

To Sleep, Perchance to Clean

October 17, 2013

URMC Enrolling Subjects to Test H7N9 Pandemic Bird Flu Vaccines

October 14, 2013

Lupus Updates, Resources: Free Education Day Oct. 19

October 04, 2013

Quill Cited as Top Leader in Hospice and Palliative Medicine

October 01, 2013

Health Sciences Libraries Vital to Patient Care

September 24, 2013

Lighting Up Can Bring You Down in Colorectal Surgery

September 24, 2013

Personality a Key Factor in Health Care Use

September 20, 2013

Fred Sherman, Major Contributor to Modern Genetics, Dies

September 18, 2013

Stoner joins URMC as Chief of Vascular Surgery

September 18, 2013

Mental Fog with Tamoxifen is Real; Scientists Find Possible Antidote

September 17, 2013

$2M Gift to Support Geriatric Fracture Care, Orthopaedic Research

September 16, 2013

Rochester Hospitals Enrolling for Investigational C. diff Vaccine Trial

September 10, 2013

Pressman Selected to Chair Ob/Gyn Department

September 04, 2013

Hayes to Head Biochemistry and Biophysics at URMC

August 21, 2013

Copper Identified as Culprit in Alzheimer’s Disease

August 19, 2013

Kieburtz Appointed to Oversee URMC Clinical Research

August 08, 2013

URMC Heart Research Expands to Asia with Launch of New Device Trial

August 06, 2013

Consumer Satisfaction an Indicator of Quality of Care in Nursing Homes

August 05, 2013

New Neurology Appointments to Focus on Expanding Access at Home and Abroad

August 01, 2013

Holloway Appointed New Chair of Neurology

July 25, 2013

URMC Study Clarifies Surgical Options for Kidney Cancer

July 24, 2013

Study: No Link Between Mercury Exposure and Autism-like Behaviors

July 23, 2013

URMC Contributes to Landmark Study on Origins of Congenital Heart Disease

July 23, 2013

New Cancer Imaging Technology Shows Promise

July 18, 2013

Ritchlin to Lead Allergy, Immunology, Rheumatology Division

July 15, 2013

Mosmann Awarded Novartis Prize for Basic Immunology

July 01, 2013

Foundational Pediatric Leader Passes

July 01, 2013

Brain’s ‘Garbage Truck’ May Hold Key to Treating Alzheimer’s and Other Disorders

June 27, 2013

Socioeconomic Status Plays Major Role in Opioid Pain Control

June 26, 2013

American Cancer Society Awards $2M for Diverse Cancer Research

June 25, 2013

Pearson Leaving for New Position in Florida

June 21, 2013

Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing Craig Sellers Inducted as AANP Fellow

June 20, 2013

Biologists Identify Chemical Behind Cancer Resistance in Naked Mole Rats

June 20, 2013

Symposium Will Showcase Health Care Applications of IBM Watson

June 19, 2013

Nurse Scientist Susan Groth Receives National Award For Commitment to Women's Health

June 17, 2013

Scientists Coax Brain to Regenerate Cells Lost in Huntington’s Disease

June 06, 2013

Researchers Identify Genetic Signature of Deadly Brain Cancer

June 03, 2013

URMC Conducting $1.9M Study on Underserved Women & Depression

May 22, 2013

Gastroenterologists Use New Technology to Detect Precancerous Cells

May 20, 2013

Eli Eliav Named Director of Eastman Institute for Oral Health

May 15, 2013

URMC Opens Clinic, Initiates Research on Rare Lung Disease in Women

May 14, 2013

UR Named Center for AIDS Research by the National Institutes of Health

May 09, 2013

Wilmot Cancer Researchers Awarded $2M to Study Age-Related Care

May 09, 2013

Local Laws Key to Reducing Dangers of Lead Poisoning

May 06, 2013

URMC Scientist Honored by American Society for Clinical Investigation

May 02, 2013

Stephen Dewhurst Named Vice Dean for Research at UR School of Medicine and Dentistry

May 02, 2013

Researchers Identify New Pathway, Enhancing Tamoxifen to Tame Aggressive Breast Cancer

April 23, 2013

URMC Enrolling Patients to Test Live Pandemic Flu Vaccines

April 09, 2013

Flaum Eye Institute Director Takes Helm of National Ophthalmology Group

April 01, 2013

Approach to Hysterectomy Varies Despite Advances

March 29, 2013

URMC Neuromedicine Pain Center Gets National Recognition for Excellence in Care

March 25, 2013

URMC Orthopaedics Ranks No. 1 in Nation in NIH Funding

March 15, 2013

Jonathan Friedberg Named Director of the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center

March 14, 2013

Karen’s Walk, 5K April 6 to Benefit URMC Heart Failure Research

March 12, 2013

Students, Fellows Mine Heart Data to Improve the Science of Cardiac Care

March 12, 2013

‘Virtual’ House Calls for Parkinson’s Patients Effective

March 11, 2013

Support Cells Found in Human Brain Make Mice Smarter

March 07, 2013

Study Suggests New Way of Thinking about Brain Injury – As Autoimmune Disorder

March 06, 2013

Upstate New York’s 1st Total Artificial Heart Patient Leaves URMC Following Successful Heart Transplant

March 01, 2013

David Grabowski, Authority on the Economics of Aging, to Present 13th Annual Saward-Berg Lecture

February 27, 2013

Biggest Risk of Aggressive Prostate Cancer Falls on Older and African American Men

February 12, 2013

Cells Forged from Human Skin Show Promise in Treating MS, Myelin Disorders

February 07, 2013

New Memorial Wall Honors Nation's Veterans

January 31, 2013

URMC Orthopaedics Research Student Wins National Video Contest

January 27, 2013

URMC Orthopaedists Connect Science, Common Health Burdens

January 25, 2013

Temkin-Greener Named Interim Chair of Public Health Sciences

January 24, 2013

Cancer Cell Metabolism Yields New Insights on Leukemia

January 17, 2013

URMC Launches Effort to Improve Palliative Care in Nursing Homes

January 14, 2013

Study: Model for Brain Signaling Flawed

January 10, 2013

Parents Create “Crosby’s Fund” to Finance Cancer Research in Son’s Honor

January 09, 2013

URMC Study: How to Relax, Relieve Queasiness from Chemotherapy

January 08, 2013

URMC Pediatrician to Receive Top Honor from American Pediatric Society

January 08, 2013

Insight from an Unlikely Source: Waste Removal in Worms Reveals a New Mechanism to Regulate Calcium Signaling

January 04, 2013

Prenatal Exposure to Fish Beneficial to Child Development

January 03, 2013

Researchers Zero In on Cognitive Difficulties Associated with Menopause

January 03, 2013

Houston, We Have Another Problem

December 31, 2012

Pioneer in Infectious Disease Research Leaves World-Wide Legacy

December 13, 2012

Study Details Brain Damage Triggered by Mini-Strokes

December 12, 2012

Predicting Risk of Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death: There’s a Computer Model for That

December 12, 2012

New Facility Will Bridge Research and Stem Cell Therapies

December 12, 2012

Down with Flu? Scientists Want to Study Your Germs

December 11, 2012

Another Good Reason to Quit Smoking in New Year: Less Back Pain

December 06, 2012

Studying Marrow, URMC Researchers Accelerate Blood Stem Cells

December 05, 2012

URMC Biochemistry Professor Named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

December 03, 2012

In Pregnancy, Type 2 Diabetes May Pose Less Risk than Type 1

November 26, 2012

URMC Rheumatologist Presents Data Showing Drug’s Potential to Ease Arthritis Symptoms

November 14, 2012

New Nuclear Imaging System at URMC Hastens Diagnosis of Heart Disease

November 14, 2012

Highland Offers Lecture for Seniors at Mario's

November 13, 2012

Being Neurotic, Conscientious, a Good Combo for Health

November 13, 2012

New Study Pinpoints Genetic Source of Rare Form of Muscular Dystrophy

November 12, 2012

Small Change in Defibrillator Therapy Leads to Huge Benefits for Heart Patients

November 06, 2012

Scientists Create “Endless Supply” of Myelin-Forming Cells

November 01, 2012

Wilmot Scientist to Lead Survivorship Study of Platinum-Based Chemotherapy

October 30, 2012

Researchers Build on Diabetes-Liver Cancer Connection

October 30, 2012

Researchers at the Doorstep of Stem Cell Therapies for MS, Other Myelin Disorders

October 25, 2012

URMC, Deaf Community, Study How to Improve Research Participation

October 24, 2012

Safety Harnesses Key to Prevent Falls while Deer Hunting

October 17, 2012

URMC, Lucifics Partner to Develop New Oral Cancer Treatment

October 16, 2012

Musculoskeletal Research Lab Earns Spotlight at National Meeting

October 12, 2012

Two Rochester Neurologists among Those Calling for Stronger Studies

October 10, 2012

Volunteers Needed for Two Flu Vaccine Studies

October 10, 2012

Rare Disease Researchers Notch a Win for Patients with Inherited Muscle Disease

October 02, 2012

Managing Lupus: Free Education Session Oct. 27

October 02, 2012

David Klein to Assume Multiple Roles at the University of Rochester

October 01, 2012

Patent Issued for Technology that Improves Eyesight Dramatically

September 27, 2012

Department’s New Name Reflects Core Focus on Public Health

September 26, 2012

Exposure to Snot-Nosed Kids Ups Severity of Cold Infections

September 26, 2012

Knee Surgeries Skyrocket with More Aging, Active Adults

September 25, 2012

Pasternak Elected Officer of Society for Neuroscience

September 24, 2012

Nutrient in Eggs and Meat May Influence Gene Expression from Infancy to Adulthood

September 20, 2012

Wilmot Cancer Center Physician to Head International Group

September 18, 2012

URMC Geneticists Verify Cholesterol-Cancer Link

September 13, 2012

In Rochester, a Tale of Tainted Tattoos

September 06, 2012

URMC Researcher Receives National Library of Medicine Grant Supplement

August 30, 2012

NIH Awards $7.5M, Designates URMC Orthopaedics as Center of Research Translation

August 30, 2012

Marilyn Loeb, Medical Center research scientist, dies

August 30, 2012

Study Questions Validity of Quality Measure for Stroke Care

August 27, 2012

URMC Biostatistics Chair Named Institute of Mathematical Statistics Fellow

August 27, 2012

URMC Researchers Connect New Genetic Signature to Leukemia

August 27, 2012

Many Options, Good Outcomes, for Early-Stage Follicular Lymphoma

August 21, 2012

CDC Grant Supports New Research Center for Suicide Prevention

August 20, 2012

Scientists Discover Previously Unknown Cleansing System in Brain

August 15, 2012

A Promising Step Forward Toward Muscular Dystrophy Treatment

August 01, 2012

Would Sliding Back to pre-PSA Era Cancel Progress in Prostate Cancer?

July 30, 2012

In Muscular Dystrophy, What Matters to Patients and Doctors Can Differ

July 25, 2012

Longtime Radiologist, URMC Educator Dies Suddenly

July 24, 2012

A New Route for Tackling Treatment-Resistant Prostate Cancer

July 24, 2012

URMC Neurology Chair Returns to Research Lab; Acting Chair Appointed

July 19, 2012

School of Nursing Doctoral Student Selected as Fulbright Scholar

June 29, 2012

University and IBM Scientists Gather to Explore Collaboration

June 27, 2012

Study: New Huntington’s Treatment Shows Promise

June 18, 2012

Two School of Nursing Faculty Members Selected as Fellows of American Academy of Nursing

June 15, 2012

Scouring the Skin for Clues to Better Health

June 15, 2012

Capability of Curry Component to Treat Disease Merits U.S. Patent

June 12, 2012

What Does It Mean To Be Cool? It May Not Be What You Think

June 07, 2012

Doubling Down on Heart Failure: Researchers Discover New Route to Disease, and Drugs to Match

June 07, 2012

Study Links Teamwork, Communication with Quality of Nursing Home Care

June 07, 2012

Study Links PTSD to Hidden Head Injuries Suffered in Combat

June 06, 2012

URMC Research: Protecting Hearts of Childhood Leukemia Survivors

June 04, 2012

Listening in, Researchers Learn About End-of-Life Communication

May 31, 2012

Looking for Clues from Frogs, Fish, and Snails to Fight Off Disease

May 30, 2012

“Just Do It!” Not Good Enough for Cancer Patients, UR Researchers Say

May 30, 2012

Yuhchyau Chen, M.D., Ph.D., Named Fellow in Elite Leadership Program

May 29, 2012

Grant to Improve Training for Professionals Caring for Those with Alzheimer’s Disease

May 22, 2012

Vitamin D + TB Vaccine: Allies in Fight Against Bladder Cancer?

May 21, 2012

Alzheimer’s Gene Causes Brain’s Blood Vessels to Leak, Die

May 16, 2012

Beijing Olympics Provides Rare Window into Air Pollution’s Effect on Health

May 15, 2012

Longtime Faculty Member, Expert in Effects of Radiation on DNA, Dies

May 14, 2012

University of Rochester and IBM Expand Partnership in Pursuit of New Frontiers in Health

May 11, 2012

One of Few Female Electrophysiologists Hones in On Heart Rhythm Disorders in Women

May 10, 2012

Scientist Patricia Rodier, Trailblazer in Early Origins of Autism, Dies

May 07, 2012

Vaccine Aims to Give the Heaves the Heave-Ho

May 07, 2012

Susan Groth Selected as Fellow of American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

May 02, 2012

Study: Stroke Victims Not Receiving Timely Diagnosis, Care

May 02, 2012

How To Know When a ‘Rash’ is Serious? Video Chat!

April 27, 2012

Slow-Growing Babies More Likely in Normal-Weight Women; Less Common in Obese Pregnancies

April 27, 2012

Physician’s Mindfulness Skills Can Improve Care for Patient and Provider

April 26, 2012

URMC Clinical Trial Tests New Regimen for Hypertension

April 26, 2012

Eastman Dental Tapped for Role in Major National Research Project

April 24, 2012

Bile – not Acid – is Bad Guy in Triggering Precancerous Condition Associated with Reflux Disease

April 24, 2012

Margaret Kearney Named Editor of Research in Nursing & Health

April 23, 2012

University Life Trustee, Neurosciences Benefactor Ernest J. Del Monte Dies

April 23, 2012

Excell Partners Receives $2.5M to Support Regional Economic Development

April 18, 2012

UCI Clinician-Scientist to Lead URMC Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

April 18, 2012

URMC Leads International Consortium to Fight Deadly Bone Infections

April 17, 2012

Study Recommends Ways to Evaluate End of Life Care in Nursing Homes

April 16, 2012

Meds Ease Depression in Parkinson’s Patients Without Worsening Other Symptoms

April 11, 2012

New Fund Will Support Early Stage Drug Discovery

April 09, 2012

A Sprinkle of “Pixie Dust” Reduces Post-Surgical Infection in Spine

April 05, 2012

Dr. Brad Berk to Serve Second Term as Medical Center CEO

April 02, 2012

Once Considered Mainly ‘Brain Glue,’ Astrocytes’ Power Revealed

March 29, 2012

Eight Members of URMC Family Lauded for Achievements

March 29, 2012

Hulin Wu to Lead New Bioinformatics Center

March 22, 2012

Local Health Systems Collaborate on Pilot Program to Prevent, Treat Stroke

March 15, 2012

Taking another Shot at RAGE to Tame Alzheimer’s

March 14, 2012

Koning Breast Scanner Receives European Regulatory Approval

March 14, 2012

‘Brain Fog’ of Menopause Confirmed

March 14, 2012

Former Biophysics Chair and Senior Dean of Graduate Studies Dies

March 13, 2012

Rochester’s Medical School Rises on US News List

March 13, 2012

Foundation Presents UV Disinfecting Lights to Four Area Hospitals

March 12, 2012

Study: Early Surgery Controls Seizures, Improves Quality of Life

March 06, 2012

Report Highlights Understudied, Unwelcome Side of Cancer Treatment

March 06, 2012

Wilmot Researchers Create New Way to Study Liver Cancer

March 05, 2012

Research Building Recognized for Green Design

March 01, 2012

Older Adults Who Sleep Poorly React to Stress with Increased Inflammation

March 01, 2012

Noted Epidemiologist Kenneth J. Rothman to Present 12th Annual Saward-Berg Lecture

February 28, 2012

Researchers Test Drug, Psychotherapy Combo for Fibromyalgia

February 28, 2012

Cornell U. Scholar to Chair URMC Department of Biostatistics

February 23, 2012

A Step Forward In Effort to Regenerate Damaged Nerves

February 21, 2012

As Diabetes Emerges, Researchers Track Disease’s First Steps

February 16, 2012

Starve a Virus, Feed a Cure?

February 12, 2012

Night, Weekend Delivery OK for Babies with Birth Defects

February 10, 2012

To Avoid Early Labor and Delivery, Weight and Diet Changes Not the Answer

February 10, 2012

Medical Center Psychiatrist Wins Award for Book on Workplace Violence

January 30, 2012

URMC Finds Leukemia Cells Are “Bad to the Bone”

January 26, 2012

Article by Rochester Team is the Most Viewed in Biotech Journal

January 19, 2012

Eaton Takes Lead as Chair of Anesthesiology at URMC

January 19, 2012

URMC Names Yuhchyau Chen, M.D., Ph.D.Chair of Department of Radiation Oncology

January 19, 2012

Rochester Scientist Leads National Fight against Lead

January 13, 2012

Evolving URMC Studies Uphold Precision Radiation to Control Cancer

January 11, 2012

Asian-Americans Getting Better Heart Attack Care

January 10, 2012

“Couch Potato Pill” Might Stop Heat Stroke Too

January 08, 2012

Conwell Named to National Health Care Innovations Program

January 04, 2012

URMC Ortho Chair Addresses Bisphosphonates for Osteoporosis

January 03, 2012

Scientists Fixate on Ric-8 to Understand Trafficking of Popular Drug Receptor Targets

December 27, 2011

URMC Lung Research Awarded $4.7M to Establish a Respiratory Pathogens Research Center

December 27, 2011

Myths and Truths of Obesity and Pregnancy

December 21, 2011

Robert Ader, Founder of Psychoneuroimmunology, Dies

December 20, 2011

Edward Schwarz, Ph.D., to head The Center for Musculoskeletal Research

December 15, 2011

Some Muscular Dystrophy Patients at Increased Risk for Cancer

December 13, 2011

URMC Study: Most Cancer-related Blood Clots Occur in Outpatients

December 12, 2011

Impressive Show at ASH Meeting Highlights Progress in Wilmot Research

December 09, 2011

Nursing Professor and Researcher Gail Ingersoll Dies at Age 62

December 05, 2011

URMC Researchers Receive $2.6M Grant to Help Young Smokers Quit

December 02, 2011

Haas Chosen to Lead National Pharmacy Organization

December 02, 2011

Rochester Research Identifies Health Disparities with Deaf ASL Users

November 29, 2011

T. Franklin Williams, Pioneer and National Leader of Geriatric Medicine, Dies

November 28, 2011

URMC Marks World AIDS Day with Symposium, Concert, Vigils

November 22, 2011

U.S. Patent Awarded for Rochester’s Pioneering HPV Vaccine Work

November 22, 2011

FDA Funds Rochester Researchers to Give Chronic and Acute Pain Clinical Trials a Makeover

November 14, 2011

Routine Head Hits in School Sports May Cause Brain Injury

November 14, 2011

URMC Receives Patent for Implantable Diagnostic Technology

November 10, 2011

Wilmot Scientist Appointed to Prestigious Leadership Positions

November 03, 2011

Program Launched to Examine Disease Origins in Womb, Infancy, Childhood

November 02, 2011

Scientists Explore Whether What Heals the Head Can Also Heal the Heart

November 02, 2011

New Network Will Advance Neurological Care

October 27, 2011

Anti-Cancer Vaccine with Rochester Roots Recommended for Boys Too

October 26, 2011

Rochester Study: Age a Big Factor in Prostate Cancer Deaths

October 19, 2011

Precision with Stem Cells a Step Forward for Treating M.S., Other Diseases

October 13, 2011

Scientists Look to Immune System to Handle Follicular Lymphoma

October 11, 2011

NIH Funds Continued Research in Suicide Prevention in China

October 05, 2011

Rochester Victory Alliance, ImageOut, Bring Award-Winning Documentary to Film Fest

October 04, 2011

School of Nursing Welcomes Three Senior Researchers

October 04, 2011

Nursing Home Hospitalizations Often Driven by Payer Status

October 03, 2011

As Lupus Therapies Gain Traction, URMC Offers Free Education Session

September 28, 2011

URMC Department of Surgery Boasts Five New Faculty

September 27, 2011

URMC Research Could Extend Life of Arthritic Joints

September 21, 2011

URMC Pathologist Honored for Advancing Knowledge of Breast Cancer

September 15, 2011

Stem Cell Efforts to Treat Neurological Disease Bolstered With $4.5 Million

September 07, 2011

Study Links Drinking Pattern to Alcohol’s Effect on Heart Health

September 07, 2011

Beyond Pills: Cardiologists Examine Alternatives To Halt High Blood Pressure

August 30, 2011

URMC Orthopaedics Chair Selected for Key National Advisory Position

August 30, 2011

Is Marriage Good for the Heart?

August 22, 2011

URMC and Temple University Announce Drug Discovery Partnership

August 18, 2011

Less-Toxic Chemo Improves Outlook for Advanced Bladder Cancer

August 18, 2011

Award to Neuroscientist Boosts Mental Health Research

August 17, 2011

In Quest for New Therapies, Clinician-Scientist Team Unlocks Hidden Information in Human Genome

August 11, 2011

Golf Tournament Aims to Advance URMC Lupus Research

August 05, 2011

Study Evaluates Tools to Encourage a Healthy Pregnancy

August 05, 2011

Adeline P. Lutz, Philanthropic Piano Teacher, Dies

August 03, 2011

Long-Term Health Effects of Environmental Factors Is Focus of New $1.75-Million Study

August 03, 2011

Milk for Thought’s Big Pink Bus for Breastfeeding Heads to Rochester

July 28, 2011

Greater Rochester Obesity Collaborative Part of National Health Initiative

July 28, 2011

In Pregnancy, Diabetes-Obesity Combo a Major Red Flag

July 25, 2011

Health Gains from MS Drugs Come at a High Price

July 20, 2011

URMC Researchers Exploring Keys to Melanoma Progression

July 19, 2011

US News & World Report Ranks Four URMC Specialties Among Nation’s Best

July 19, 2011

Two Rochester Scientists among Top Parkinson Researchers

July 13, 2011

URMC Symposium Celebrates Decades of Pivotal Orthopaedics Research

July 12, 2011

School of Medicine and Dentistry Names New Associate Deans

July 07, 2011

EIOH Director Earns Excellence in Research Award

July 06, 2011

$21 Million Award Will Accelerate Application of Medical Research

June 30, 2011

Microbiologists Discover How Cavity-Causing Microbes Invade Heart

June 26, 2011

UR Expert Joins Federal Panel Protecting Research Participants

June 26, 2011

Changing Genetic ‘Red Light’ to Green Holds Promise for Treating Disease

June 15, 2011

Mouth Microbes Are All the Talk in Rochester This Week

June 13, 2011

Local Couple Make $1.5 Million Gift to Support Wilmot Cancer Center Research

June 07, 2011

Chemo-Induced Nausea Remains Big Problem, URMC Study Says

June 06, 2011

Heart Vest in URMC Study Saves Amerk Hall-of-Famer’s Life

June 03, 2011

Perfect Storm: Cancer, Aging, and Too Few Data

June 03, 2011

As Cancer Survivorship Grows, So Do Questions of Related Health Issues

June 02, 2011

URMC Studies Quality of Doc-Patient Conversations about Cancer

June 01, 2011

First Controlled Clinical Trial for Juvenile Batten Disease to Start

May 31, 2011

Multitasking Meds: Scientists Discover How Drug for Leukemia, Psoriasis, May Tackle Vascular Disease

May 26, 2011

12th Annual Discovery Ball Nets More Than $650,000 for Wilmot Cancer Center

May 24, 2011

Researchers Home In on Genetic Signature of Esophageal Cancer

May 18, 2011

Golisano Children’s Hospital Joins National NICU Research Network

May 16, 2011

Rochester Autism Researchers Present New Findings at IMFAR

May 13, 2011

Two Defective Proteins Conspire to Impair the Nerve Cell’s ‘Powerhouse’ in Alzheimer Disease

May 13, 2011

URMC Observes HIV Vaccine Awareness Day with Events

May 13, 2011

Genetic Defects Hold Clues to Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death

May 10, 2011

Moss Awarded Heart Rhythm Society’s Top Honor for Exceptional Contributions to Field

May 09, 2011

URMC Biochemistry Professor Elected to National Academy of Sciences

May 05, 2011

URMC Leads Push for New Approaches to Brain Injury

May 04, 2011

Aggressive Breast Tumors Linked to Vitamin D Deficiency

April 29, 2011

Medical Sleuthing Linked Muscle, Kidney Problems to Kava Tea

April 27, 2011

Scientists to Gather for 23rd Annual Genetics Day

April 26, 2011

Vitamin D May Help Explain Racial Differences in Blood Pressure

April 26, 2011

UR Deaf Health Disparities Group Wins National Excellence Award

April 19, 2011

Obesity Not Always Protective Following Surgery

April 18, 2011

Anti-Depressants Boost Brain Cells after Injury in Early Studies

April 18, 2011

Golisano Children’s Hospital Clinician-Researcher Wins AHA Award

April 13, 2011

Wilmot Scientists Describe Current, Future Challenges in Lymphoma

April 13, 2011

More Interventions at Delivery Not Linked to Healthier Newborns

April 13, 2011

A ‘Pacman Strategy’ to Boost the Immune System to Fight Cancer

April 12, 2011

Medical Center Opens New Building Dedicated to Advancing Care

April 08, 2011

URMC Urology Team Introduces Breakthrough Surgery for Kidney Cancer

April 07, 2011

Landmark MADIT-CRT Trial Yields More Information on Treatment Benefits in Patients with Mild Heart Failure

April 05, 2011

Device Drops Blood Pressure in Patients With Difficult-to-Treat Hypertension

April 05, 2011

$10 Million Gift from Philip Saunders Advances URMC’s Neuromuscular Program, Other Initiatives

April 04, 2011

Alumni Couple Donates $1 Million to Medical Center

March 31, 2011

June 3rd Golf Classic to Benefit Women’s Health

March 28, 2011

Brain Tumor Treatment Successful in Healing Rare Heart Condition

March 24, 2011

American Society of Clinical Oncology to Honor James P. Wilmot Cancer Center Physician

March 23, 2011

New URMC Tool Helps Researchers Tackle Complex Medical Questions

March 23, 2011

Pre-Conception and Early Pregnancy Iron Deficiency Harms Brain

March 22, 2011

Wilmot Cancer Researcher Honored as Minority Scholar

March 22, 2011

Scientists Find a Key to Maintaining Our DNA

March 18, 2011

UR Technology to Enhance Eyesight Approved by FDA

March 16, 2011

American Sign Language Makes Debut in CDC Scientific Journal

March 15, 2011

University of Rochester to Honor Nobel Prize Winner March 24

March 11, 2011

Pinpointing Air Pollution’s Effects on the Heart

March 09, 2011

Pathology Study Tracks Uterine Changes with Mifepristone

March 07, 2011

Women Who Miscarry Have Long-lasting Mental Health Problems

March 03, 2011

Researchers Focus on Human Cells for Spinal Cord Injury Repair

March 02, 2011

To Bring Effective Therapies to Patients Quicker, Use the Team Approach

March 02, 2011

URMC Rheumatologist, Pro-Golfer Phil Mickelson, Shed Light on Psoriatic Arthritis

March 02, 2011

Researchers Pinpoint Patients Who Receive Greatest Benefit from Heart Failure Treatment

March 01, 2011

Breast Reduction Surgery Safe, Effective for Select Adolescents

February 24, 2011

New Book Helps Educators Build Effective Autism Programs

February 21, 2011

High-Quality Care Associated with Lower Cost in Trauma

February 21, 2011

URMC’s HIV Vaccine Clinical Trials Unit Opens Buffalo Office

February 21, 2011

Scheduled Deliveries Raise Risks for Mothers, Do Not Benefit Newborns

February 18, 2011

Severely Obese Women May Need to Gain Less Weight during Pregnancy

February 11, 2011

A New Way to Attack Pathogens

February 10, 2011

School of Nursing Associate Professor Receives International Fellowship

February 10, 2011

Flow Cytometry Expert Offers Webinar for Researchers This Week

February 09, 2011

Scientists Discover Gene Regulation Mechanism Unique to Primates

February 09, 2011

Therapy to Prevent Heart Failure More Effective in Women than Men

February 07, 2011

Breast Cancer Cells Outsmart the Immune System and Thrive

February 01, 2011

Study: African Americans Have Better Stroke Survival Rates

January 31, 2011

A Mix of Tiny Gold and Viral Particles – and the DNA Ties that Bind Them

January 27, 2011

Study: Get Thee to a Stroke Center

January 25, 2011

Neuroscientist Robert Doty Dies at 91

January 21, 2011

Unexpected Find Opens Up New Front in Effort to Stop HIV

January 21, 2011

URMC Orthopaedics Research, Clinical Work, Highlighted at Meeting

January 18, 2011

Researchers Unzip MRSA and Discover Route for Vaccine

January 18, 2011

Neuroscientist to Discuss Action Video Games as Learning Tool

January 10, 2011

Researchers Pinpoint Origin of Deadly Brain Tumor

January 07, 2011

Helicopter Transport Increases Survival for Seriously Injured Patients

January 05, 2011

NIH Gives $2M Grant to Nurture Golisano Children’s Hospital’s Researchers

December 30, 2010

Researchers Find Genetic Target for Deadly Lymphoma Subtype

December 28, 2010

University of Rochester Recognized for Scientific Excellence

December 22, 2010

New Program Aims to Link Older Adults to Prevent Suicide

December 21, 2010

'Twas 2010 in Review

December 19, 2010

New Fund Will Expand Technological Commercialization in Upstate New York

December 17, 2010

Study Reveals Major Shift in How Eczema Develops

December 17, 2010

School of Nursing Associate Professor Named New York State Distinguished Nurse Researcher

December 15, 2010

Apartment-Dwelling Children in Nonsmoking Units Still Exposed

December 13, 2010

For Some, Laparoscopic Technique Not Always Better

December 07, 2010

Stem Cell Advance a Step Forward for Treatment of Brain Diseases

December 07, 2010

Flu Vaccination Disparities Exacerbated by Supply Problems

December 06, 2010

Bacteria Seek to Topple the Egg as Top Flu Vaccine Tool

December 06, 2010

Breast CT Imaging System Marches Forward, as Pain-Free Tool to Aid Mammograms

December 03, 2010

Widely Used Arthritis Pill Protects Against Skin Cancer

December 02, 2010

Prescriptions for Teens and Young Adults on the Rise

November 29, 2010

Wilmot Cancer Center Physician Receives National Honor

November 29, 2010

Playing with Building Blocks of Creativity Help Children with Autism

November 29, 2010

For Your Teeth, Thanksgiving Dinner Is a Real Food Fight

November 23, 2010

URMC Physicians and Scientists Continue to Play Lead Role in Determining Effective Bladder Cancer Screening Tools

November 23, 2010

URMC Marks World AIDS Day with Symposium, Events

November 22, 2010

Well-Known Molecule May be Behind Alcohol’s Benefits to Heart Health

November 18, 2010

URMC Researchers Don’t Skip a Beat at Major Heart Conference

November 18, 2010

The Pericyte Becomes a Player in Alzheimer’s, Other Neurodegenerative Diseases

November 17, 2010

School of Nursing Assistant Professor Jill Quinn, Ph.D., R.N., Presents at American Heart Association Meeting November 16

November 15, 2010

Molecular Biologist Gets Wilmot Cancer Center’s Top Scientific Honor

November 11, 2010

Mother Nature and Bioterrorists: Rochester Battles Both with $11.9 Million Award

November 10, 2010

Study Clarifies Needs of Rural-Dwelling Elderly

November 10, 2010

UR Researchers Seek Potential New Therapy for Rare Fibrosarcoma

November 09, 2010

Children with High Blood Pressure More Likely to Have Learning Disabilities

November 08, 2010

How Some Brain Cells Hook Up Surprises Researchers

November 02, 2010

For Elderly, Even Short Falls can be Deadly

November 01, 2010

Pursuing the Pain Problem: Rochester Spearheads FDA Initiative to Speed Development of New Therapies

November 01, 2010

UR Awarded NIH Grant to Improve Diversity in the Scientific Community

October 27, 2010

Lack of Vitamin D: More Evidence Connected to Breast, Colon Cancer

October 21, 2010

Medicaid Reimbursement and Childhood Flu Vaccination Rates Linked

October 18, 2010

AAP’s Landmark Award goes to URMC’s Dale Phelps

October 12, 2010

Breast-Healthy Lifestyle Worthwhile, URMC Study Confirms

October 12, 2010

Chest Pain Drug Put to Test Against Arrhythmias

October 11, 2010

New Foundation Offers Exciting Research Opportunities at University of Rochester for Scholars in India

October 08, 2010

Patient Personality Hinders Detection of Depression

October 07, 2010

Researchers Target HIV-Related Brain Difficulties

October 07, 2010

URMC Discovers New Trigger for Kidney Cancer’s Invasive Behavior

October 07, 2010

Rochester Helps Lead Global Parkinson’s Study

October 06, 2010

Researchers Study Afterbirth to Learn What Happens Before Birth and Beyond

October 04, 2010

URMC Joins National Effort to Set Quality Guidelines for Joint Replacement

October 04, 2010

Sugary Beverages a Major Culprit in Childhood Obesity Epidemic

October 01, 2010

URMC to Test Stomach Bug Vaccine

September 29, 2010

Targeting Amyloid to Stop HIV

September 28, 2010

Medical Center Conference Will Link Domestic Violence Researchers and Care Providers

September 27, 2010

Molecular ‘Playbook’ for Halting Heart Failure Risk Factor Uncovered

September 23, 2010

Neuroscience Symposia Highlight Brain Research, Relevance for Patients

September 23, 2010

AstraZeneca Joins Rochester Initiative to Further Cardiac Safety

September 22, 2010

Rochester Victory Alliance Welcomes 2 New Team Members

September 22, 2010

Wilmot Cancer Center Researcher Joins National Scientific Advisory Board

September 17, 2010

New Biography Examines Lives of Influential Physicians

September 14, 2010

Scientists Identify Molecular Gatekeeper of Arthritis

September 08, 2010

Researchers Will Test Suicide Prevention Program in High Schools

September 07, 2010

Rochester Leads International Effort To Improve Muscular Dystrophy Treatment

September 03, 2010

Grants Support Research into Ways to Reduce Violence

August 24, 2010

Rochester’s Pinpoint Gene Control Boosts Parkinson’s Research

August 24, 2010

Old Drug Holds Promise against Opportunistic Lung Bug

August 19, 2010

Scientists Pinpoint Earliest Steps of Common Form of Muscular Dystrophy

August 19, 2010

URMC Lands $15M to Expand Bioterrorism Research

August 11, 2010

UR, Monroe County Help Paint National Picture of Falling MRSA Rates

August 10, 2010

Wilmot Cancer Center Explores Research Collaboration With Roswell Park Cancer Institute

August 10, 2010

UR Discovers New Way to Boost Vaccines, Seeks Patent

August 04, 2010

Wilmot Obtains Nearly $2M in Cancer Stem Cell Funding

July 15, 2010

Sime Named URMC Division Chief of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

July 15, 2010

Amid the Murk of ‘Gut Flora,’ Vitamin D Receptor Emerges as a Key Player

July 07, 2010

Scientists Rate University of Rochester a Best Place To Work

June 30, 2010

Survey Shows Dogma, Not Data, Can Dictate Doctors’ Decisions

June 29, 2010

Despite Countless Changes, Original HIV Infection Lurks Within

June 29, 2010

Targeting Flight-or-Fight Hormone Response to Combat Heart Failure

June 24, 2010

URMC Receives $1.5M to Study Safety of Blood Transfusions

June 24, 2010

Media Coverage Responsible for Growth in Vaccination Rates

June 23, 2010

Scientists Explore Why Some Psoriasis Patients Suffer Joint Damage

June 22, 2010

Filtering Donor Blood Reduces Heart, Lung Complications

June 22, 2010

URMC First in Nation to Implant Heart Failure Device That Offers Glimpse of Personalized Medicine

June 17, 2010

URMC Receives $15.5M for Live Virus Vaccine Isolation Studies

June 15, 2010

Jazz Musician, Nazareth Professor Enjoys Life Again Thanks to Artificial Heart Device

June 14, 2010

Flu’s Evolution Strategy Strikes Perfect Balance

June 10, 2010

Rochester Advances Understanding of Deadly Form of Malaria

June 01, 2010

Acupuncture’s Molecular Effects Pinned Down

May 30, 2010

Conference Looks at Team Approach to Improving Nursing Home Care

May 26, 2010

Male Sex Hormones in Ovaries Essential for Female Fertility

May 26, 2010

More “Good” Cholesterol is Not Always Good for Your Health

May 25, 2010

Stem Cell Disruption Induces Skull Deformity, UR Study Shows

May 25, 2010

New Facility Will Accelerate Stem Cell Research

May 24, 2010

URMC Study: Yoga Improves Sleep, Quality of Life for Cancer Survivors

May 20, 2010

Physicians Should Help Patients with Depression Name Their Problem

May 20, 2010

Air Force Prevention Program Reduces Suicide Rates Significantly

May 20, 2010

Androgen Receptor May Explain Male Dominance in Liver Cancer

May 19, 2010

Popular Autism Diet Does Not Demonstrate Behavioral Improvement

May 19, 2010

Rochester Academy of Medicine Presents Kaiser Medal to Berk

May 17, 2010

New Website Designed to Boost HIV Vaccine Research Efforts

May 14, 2010

Women Clear Winners with Heart Failure Device

May 13, 2010

AHA Names URMC Faculty Members “Women of Distinction”

May 13, 2010

URMC Named Batten Disease Center of Excellence

May 12, 2010

Report Details Economic Impact of Federal Support for Research

May 11, 2010

NIH Grant to Investigate Lung Disease in Premature Babies

May 11, 2010

Panel Enacts New Standards for Breast Tumor Testing

May 06, 2010

Undergrads Dive into Research at URMC and Make a Splash

May 04, 2010

Wilmot Cancer Center Expert Joins Lymphoma Research Foundation Group

May 04, 2010

Heart Drug Effective for Treating Symptom of Muscular Dystrophy

May 04, 2010

Purple Periwinkles Battle Inflammatory Diseases

May 03, 2010

Teens Dangerously Uninformed about OTC Medication

May 01, 2010

Children Living in Apartments with Non-Smoking Adults Still Exposed

May 01, 2010

National Academy of Sciences elects two Rochester faculty members

April 30, 2010

Genome Sequence Marks Big Leap Forward for Frog Researchers

April 29, 2010

Symposium Will Cover Newest Findings About Brain Tumors

April 28, 2010

Aging Motorcyclists Hit the Road, But at Greater Risk of Injury, Death

April 05, 2010

Promoting Healing by Keeping Skeletal Stem Cells ‘Young’

March 30, 2010

URMC Receives $4.5 Million in NYS Stem Cell Grants

March 25, 2010

Rochester Contributes to New Findings to Stop Liver Disease

March 25, 2010

Transition into Adult Health Care is a Rocky Road for 20-Somethings

March 24, 2010

Rochester Study Connects Workplace Turmoil, Stress and Obesity

March 24, 2010

Facial Aging is More Than Skin Deep

March 23, 2010

$8 Million Boosts Environmental Health Sciences Center

March 19, 2010

Rochester-Led Study Leads to Recommendation for Use of Heart Failure Treatment Nationwide

March 19, 2010

As Girth Grows, Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death Shrinks

March 16, 2010

Nurses’ Research Settles a Common Cancer Concern: Skin Care

March 16, 2010

Students Take Center Stage at National Cardiology Conference

March 12, 2010

Physician Calls for More Rigorous Standards for Drugs Up for FDA Approval

March 09, 2010

Love of Dance Leads UR Medical Student to Garth Fagan

March 09, 2010

Teaching Self-Control Skills to Children Reduces Classroom Problems

March 05, 2010

New Center to Focus on Early Stage Clinical Research

March 02, 2010

U.S. Agency Selects Rochester for Radiation Research Contract

March 02, 2010

Study Suggests Additional Option to Prevent Stroke for Those at Risk

February 26, 2010

Exploiting the Body’s Own Ability to Fight a Heart Attack

February 25, 2010

Good Parenting Triumphs over Prenatal Stress

February 25, 2010

Low-income Urban Mothers Have High Rate of Postpartum Depression

February 18, 2010

Probing New Ways to Reduce Damage from Heart Attack, Stroke

February 14, 2010

Behavioral Therapy Improves Sleep and Lives of Patients with Pain

February 11, 2010

Drug Shows Promise for Huntington’s Disease

February 08, 2010

Gift from William and Sheila Konar Supports Clinical Research on Alzheimer’s Disease

February 08, 2010

Researcher Elected to Leadership Team of Bone Research Society

January 28, 2010

Research Reveals How Blood Flow Force Protects Blood Vessels

January 28, 2010

Williams Chairs National Space Biomedical Research Institute Science Committee

January 27, 2010

Atrial Fibrillation Treatment Using Specialized Catheter Results in Better Outcomes Compared to Drug Therapy

January 26, 2010

New Multiple Sclerosis Drug has URMC Ties

January 22, 2010

In Journey from Maggot to Fruit Fly, a Clue about Cancer Metastasis

January 19, 2010

Cancer Researcher Receives Innovation Award for Pioneering Ideas

January 14, 2010

Grant Examines Parent-Based Interventions of Children with Autism

January 14, 2010

Screening Foster Care Children Doubles Detection Rate of Potential Developmental Problems

January 13, 2010

Study: Era of Rapid Growth in Biomedical Research Over

January 12, 2010

Impact of FDA Safety Warnings Examined

January 11, 2010

Sleeping Beauty Hooks Up with Herpes to Fight Brain Disease

January 08, 2010

URMC Study Links Vitamin D, Race, and Cardiac Deaths

January 05, 2010

Protein Central to Being Male Plays Key Role in Wound Healing

January 04, 2010

Rochester Neurologist Takes a Lead Role Tackling Charcot-Marie-Tooth

December 31, 2009

Study Redefines Placebo Effect as Part of Effective Treatment

December 22, 2009

On mole rats! On M&M dye! On brain cells galore! Research retrospective for 2009

December 20, 2009

Breathlessness Eased in Patients with Rare, Often Fatal Disease

December 17, 2009

Study Identifies Those Elderly Most at Risk for Major Depression

December 17, 2009

UR Study Reveals Chemo’s Toxicity to Brain, Possible Treatment

December 17, 2009

Grant to Solidify Model for Health Care of Foster Children

December 17, 2009

Wilmot Cancer Center Honors Renowned Bladder Cancer Expert

December 10, 2009

Wilmot Scientists Share Latest Research at National Conference

December 08, 2009

Gene Hijacked By HIV Ancestor Suggests New Way to Block Viral Reproduction

December 06, 2009

Study Unravels Detail of “Most Important” Cellular Signal

December 03, 2009

Eighty Healthy People Needed for H1N1 Flu Vaccine Studies

November 25, 2009

Insomnia Prevalent Among Cancer Patients who Receive Chemotherapy

November 23, 2009

School of Medicine Wins Funds for New Cardiovascular Program

November 17, 2009

Pilot Study Relates Phthalate Exposure to Less-Masculine Play by Boys

November 16, 2009

Researchers Study Whether Psychosocial Interventions Ease Psoriasis

November 11, 2009

URMC Joins National Clinical Research Recruitment Effort

November 11, 2009

URMC Launches New Center for Cardiac Safety and Innovation

November 11, 2009

Eye Institute Renamed to Honor Longtime Supporters

November 10, 2009

Squeak, Squeak – Can You Hear Me Now?

November 09, 2009

Computerized Support Keeps Prominence of Name Brand Drugs at Bay

November 09, 2009

Rochester Physician Named Editor of Leading Neurology Journal

November 05, 2009

Approved Lymphoma Drug Shows Promise in Early Tests Against Bone Cancer

November 05, 2009

Common Pain Relievers May Dilute Power of Flu Shots

November 03, 2009

Specialists in Hearing, HIV Come Together to Study AIDS Patients

November 02, 2009

University of Rochester Scientist Elected to Posts In 2 Radiation Groups

October 27, 2009

Cooperative Project Addresses Quality at Rural Nursing Homes

October 23, 2009

Wilmot Cancer Center Director Honored for Commitment to Research

October 22, 2009

Coping Style Affects Quality of Informed Consent Prior to Anesthesia

October 20, 2009

Compound Shows Potential for Slowing Progression of ALS

October 19, 2009

Cost Effectiveness of Blood Pressure Device Evaluated

October 15, 2009

Rochester-Led Parkinson’s Study Pays Off Again, Two Decades Later

October 12, 2009

Rochester Study: Women with Breast Cancer Have Low Vitamin D Levels

October 09, 2009

CDC Funds Pioneering Weight Loss Research in Deaf Community

October 08, 2009

Pain Researcher at School of Nursing Receives Prestigious Award

October 07, 2009

Cardiologist Receives Golden Lionel Award in Venice

October 05, 2009

$10 Million in Private Funding Boosts UR Spinoff’s Stroke Research

October 02, 2009

$10.5 Million in Funding Creates Center to Study OCD

September 30, 2009

Advocate and Master Teacher of Family Therapy Dies

September 28, 2009

Where Surgery Was the Standard, Casting May Be the Future

September 28, 2009

Symposium Explores Frontiers of Genomics and Medicine

September 28, 2009

Survey Finds Lack of Awareness of Local Fish Health Advisories

September 28, 2009

Young Adults Visit Doctors Least at an Age When Risky Behavior Peaks

September 25, 2009

Viagra Relatives Shrink Abnormally Large Hearts

September 24, 2009

Mindful Meditation, Shared Dialogues Reduce Physician Burnout

September 22, 2009

Experimental Approach May Reverse Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoporosis

September 21, 2009

Experimental Drug Lets B Cells Live and Lymphoma Cells Die

September 21, 2009

Three Physicians Join URMC Department of Otolaryngology

September 15, 2009

Hormone Promises to Keep Joint Injuries from Causing Long-term Osteoarthritis

September 12, 2009

Trends in Childhood Obesity Bode Poorly for Country’s Future Health

September 10, 2009

UR Researcher Eyes Collagen to Follow Tumor Metastasis

September 08, 2009

Seizure Drug Enhances Sleep for Women with Hot Flashes

September 08, 2009

URMC to Study Heart Health in Children

September 03, 2009

Study Promises Faster Recovery from Life-Threatening Blood Cell Shortages

September 02, 2009

Trial Published in the New England Journal of Medicine Reports on New Therapy that Prevents Heart Failure

September 01, 2009

Device Significantly Reduces Blood Pressure, Improves Heart Function

August 25, 2009

URMC Researcher Honored With Guest Editor Post

August 20, 2009

Rochester Study Shows Aging Breast Cancer Patients Get Less Chemo

August 18, 2009

Researchers Study Improving Life for Those with Macular Degeneration

August 17, 2009

New URMC Studies Search for What Autism Treatments Work

August 06, 2009

Blood Transfusion Study: Less is More

August 05, 2009

Liver, Pancreatic Cancer Specialist Joins Wilmot Cancer Center

August 04, 2009

2 New Surgeons Join Division of Solid Organ Transplantation

July 31, 2009

Study Calls for “Staging the Aging” When Cancer Strikes

July 29, 2009

Blue Dye May Hold Promise in Treating Spinal Cord Injury

July 28, 2009

NSF-Funded Researcher Seeks to Acquire Medical Images Faster and Diagnosis Disease Earlier

July 21, 2009

URMC Emergency Department Pharmacy Resident Earns National Grant

July 20, 2009

Breast Cancer Drug Shows Promise Against Serious Infections

July 20, 2009

Genetic Source of Muscular Dystrophy Neutralized

July 16, 2009

HIV Researcher Inducted into American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

July 10, 2009

When Health Goes, Doctor-Patient Relationship Should Grow

July 08, 2009

Study in Nature: MicroRNAs Hold Promise For Treating Diseases in Blood Vessels

July 05, 2009

Researchers Say OJ Worse for Teeth than Whitening

June 30, 2009

Kaul Appointed Acting Chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

June 29, 2009

Enzyme Family Key to Future Treatments of High Cholesterol

June 29, 2009

Controversial Cancer Stem Cells Offer New Direction for Treatment

June 25, 2009

URMC Pediatric Telemedicine Program Lauded for Helping Kids, Families

June 25, 2009

Construction of New Research Building Underway

June 23, 2009

New Therapy Found To Prevent Heart Failure

June 23, 2009

'Life Force' Linked to Body’s Ability to Withstand Stress

June 17, 2009

Telemedicine Expands Reach of Care for Parkinson’s Patients

June 17, 2009

Income, Education, Important Factors in Heart Disease Risk

June 16, 2009

Protein Regulates Movement of Mitochondria in Brain Cells

June 15, 2009

Researcher Looks for Link Between Gene and Pregnancy Weight Gain

June 12, 2009

Dioxins in Food Chain Linked to Breastfeeding Ills

June 09, 2009

HRT-Breast Cancer Risk Stays Same, Regardless of Family History

May 19, 2009

School of Medicine and Dentistry Names Puzas to Lead Basic Science Research

May 18, 2009

Ginger Quells Cancer Patients’ Nausea From Chemotherapy

May 15, 2009

ICDs Extend the Lives of Heart Attack Survivors by a Year: Study

May 14, 2009

$10 Million Gift to Transform Neuromedicine at URMC

May 13, 2009

Study in Nature Medicine Establishes Major New Treatment Target in Diseased Arteries

May 11, 2009

Study Reveals Current Multi-Component Vaccines May Need Reworking

May 07, 2009

Rochester Participates in Landmark Children’s Study

May 07, 2009

Cigarette Smoke May Rob Children of Needed Antioxidants

May 02, 2009

Brain Protein Central to Both Parkinson’s, Drug Addiction Identified

April 30, 2009

Poor Sleep Quality Leads to Poorer Prognosis after Stroke

April 28, 2009

Scientists Discover Way to Jumpstart Bone's Healing Process

April 23, 2009

Genetic Switch Potential Key to New Class of Antibiotics

April 17, 2009

Wristbands Ease Nausea with Cancer Treatment

April 08, 2009

URMC to Trial Minimally Invasive Device that ‘Reins in’ Acid Reflux

April 03, 2009

Rigorous Visual Training Teaches the Brain to See Again After Stroke

March 31, 2009

Ultrasound Saves Money, Improves Rheumatologic Care

March 31, 2009

Blood Test for Brain Injuries Gains Momentum

March 31, 2009

Oxycodone Effective Against Shingles Pain

March 25, 2009

Rochester Researchers Show Proof of Rituximab’s ‘Vaccine’ Effect

March 25, 2009

Astrocytes Help Separate Man from Mouse

March 23, 2009

Abnormal EKG Can Predict Death in Stroke Patients

March 20, 2009

URMC Scientists Awarded $6.8 Million in Stem Cell Research Grants

March 18, 2009

Weighing the Options after Life-Altering Stroke

March 12, 2009

Long-Term Effects of Early Parkinson’s Treatments Similar

March 10, 2009

Community Participation Key to Improving Medical Research

March 04, 2009

Link Between, Bacteria, Cancer Explored With Funding from American Cancer Society

March 03, 2009

Drug Improves Mobility for Some MS Patients

February 27, 2009

Scientists Discover Why Teeth Form in a Single Row

February 26, 2009

A Worm-and-Mouse Tale: B Cells Deserve More Respect

February 26, 2009

School of Nursing’s NIH Funding Soars more than 200% in 2008

February 26, 2009

Researchers Block Immune Cell Rush Behind Deadly Sepsis

February 24, 2009

Updated Formula Measures Kidney Function More Accurately

February 24, 2009

New Test May Help To Ensure that Dengue Vaccines Do No Harm

February 12, 2009

Wilmot Cancer Stem Cell Scientist Featured in NCI Bulletin

February 11, 2009

University of Rochester Launches iTraining for Emergency Responders

February 11, 2009

First Genome-Wide Expression Analysis Yields Better Understanding of Leukemia

February 10, 2009

$1.9M to Help Explore Why Lupus Therapies Work for Some, Not Others

February 06, 2009

Survey: UR a National Leader in Technology Commercialization

February 05, 2009

New Study Raises Concerns about Screen Time among Urban Children with Asthma

February 04, 2009

URMC Names Chief of Solid Organ Transplant Surgery

January 29, 2009

High Tech Rochester Appoints New President

January 29, 2009

Rochester Study Raises New Questions about Controversial Plastics Chemical

January 28, 2009

New Bone Cement May Prevent Amputations

January 27, 2009

Researchers Detail How Aging Undermines Bone Healing

January 15, 2009

Vaccine Propels Sharp Drop in Meningitis Cases

January 14, 2009

Study: Growth in Research Comes at a Steep Price

January 12, 2009

Pfizer Joins URMC Drug Safety Initiative

January 12, 2009

URMC, Lighthouse Biosciences Awarded U.S. Patent for Diagnostic Technology

January 08, 2009

Why Bladder Cancer Is Deadlier for Some

January 08, 2009

Nose-Spray Vaccine Against Botulism Effective in Early Tests

January 08, 2009

Partnerships Take Aim at Improving Children's Asthma

December 29, 2008

Two Cardiovascular Proteins Pose a Double Whammy in Alzheimer's

December 21, 2008

University of Rochester 2008 Research Retrospective

December 21, 2008

NIH Awards Rochester $1.7M for Measuring Nursing Home Quality

December 17, 2008

Study of Placenta Unexpectedly Leads to Cancer Gene

December 16, 2008

U.S. Agency for Emergency Preparedness Awards $10.4M Research Contract to University of Rochester

December 15, 2008

Children's Burned Hands Inspire Design of Safety Device for Clothing Irons

December 12, 2008

Charting HIV’s Rapidly Changing Journey in the Body

December 12, 2008

Immunology Center Continues Mission to Standardize, Enrich Medical Research

December 11, 2008

Breaking the Silence After a Study Ends

December 08, 2008

Chemo Pill Shows Promise for Advanced Lymphoma, Leukemia

December 08, 2008

Second Hand Smoke Raises Odds of Fertility Problems in Women

December 05, 2008

Cardiologist Receives Prestigious Glorney-Raisbeck Award

December 04, 2008

URMC Welcomes New Chief of Cardiology from Johns Hopkins

December 02, 2008

URMC Leads Study for New Treatment for Tourette’s

December 02, 2008

Mini Heart Attacks Lessen Damage from Major Ones

December 02, 2008

Researchers Identify How Binge Drinking May Drive Heart Disease

November 26, 2008

$2.7M Boosts Effort to Create the Big View of Cancer

November 25, 2008

Blood Transfusions Are Associated with Increased Risk of Blood Clots in Hospitalized Cancer Patients

November 24, 2008

Scientists Exploring New Compounds to Target Muscular Dystrophy

November 19, 2008

Researchers Identify Toehold for HIV’s Assault on Brain

November 14, 2008

Alzheimer’s Gene Slows Brain's Ability to Export Toxic Protein

November 13, 2008

Study Presented at AHA Details How Diabetes Drives Extra Heart Attack Damage

November 11, 2008

Blood Pressure Control Inequality Linked to Deaths Among Blacks

November 10, 2008

Eastman Dental Center Awarded $1.6M to Find Ways to Prevent Cavities

October 28, 2008

URMC Breaks Ground for New Research Building

October 27, 2008

High Dose of Flu Vaccine Boosts Immune Response in Elderly

October 27, 2008

Doctors Put Forth First International Guidelines for Treatment of Psoriatic Arthritis

October 27, 2008

Wilmot Cancer Center Honors Scientist for Epigenetics Research

October 23, 2008

Gene Find Sheds Light on Motor Neuron Diseases Like ALS

October 22, 2008

University of Rochester Medical Center Receives $100,000 Grand Challenges Explorations Grant for Innovative Global Health

October 22, 2008

Rochester Physician Named to National Breast Cancer Panel

October 20, 2008

Respiratory Rhythms Can Help Predict Insomnia in Women with Metastatic Breast Cancer

October 17, 2008

Area Families Sought for Flu Surveillance Study

October 17, 2008

Genes that Control Cell Death Fingered in Age-Related Hearing Loss

October 16, 2008

Medical School Dean and Leading Neurologist Elected to Elite Institute

October 13, 2008

Expert on Effects of Toxic Chemicals on Brain to Be Honored

October 09, 2008

Researchers Study Prevention of Blood Clots in Cancer Patients

October 07, 2008

Cholesterol Research, Begun in the ‘Little Skate,’ Garners Award

October 01, 2008

Experts Confront Cancer Trend: Aging Population, New Challenges

October 01, 2008

When Particles Are So Small That They Seep Right Through Skin

September 30, 2008

Existing Anti-Obesity Drugs May Be Effective Against Flu, Hepatitis and HIV

September 29, 2008

New Study Proves that Pain is Not a Symptom of Arthritis, Pain Causes Arthritis

September 29, 2008

Personality Can Hamper a Physician’s Assessment of Depression

September 24, 2008

Out of Iraq Emerges Hope for Those with the Severest of Head Injuries

September 24, 2008

Rochester Neuroscientist Honored By Danish Academy

September 23, 2008

Physicians Often Miss Opportunities to Show Empathy

September 23, 2008

Researchers Disclose Key Advance in Treating Spinal Cord Injuries

September 19, 2008

Gelbard Named Director of Center for Neural Development and Disease

September 18, 2008

Common Painkillers Lower Levels of Prostate Cancer Biomarker

September 09, 2008

Rochester School of Medicine gets $11.5M for Wilmot Research

September 08, 2008

Researchers Offer First Direct Proof of How Arthritis Destroys Cartilage

September 02, 2008

URMC Launches New Clinical Trial Service

September 02, 2008

Shots are Nothing to Shy Away from with the Right Approach

August 28, 2008

Study Reveals How Blood Flow Force Protects Against Atherosclerosis

August 25, 2008

Why a Common Treatment for Prostate Cancer Ultimately Fails

August 25, 2008

Researchers Discover How Rheumatoid Arthritis Causes Bone Loss

August 22, 2008

FDA Approves First Drug for Huntington’s Disease

August 15, 2008

URMC & NIH Partner to Expand, Accelerate Clinical Research in Neurological Diseases

August 14, 2008

NCI Awards Wilmot Scientists $1.6M to Study Lymphoma Treatments

August 12, 2008

Wilmot Scientist Honored For Innovative Cancer Stem Cell Research

August 05, 2008

Renowned Immunologists Join Medical Center

August 01, 2008

Elastic Mesh Device That Cradles Heart May Impede Cardiomyopathy

July 31, 2008

Rochester Launches First Health Survey of Deaf Population

July 29, 2008

Researchers Unravel Key Mechanism of Cellular Damage in Aging and Disease

July 24, 2008

As Rates Rise, Researchers Find Better Way to Identify Melanoma

July 17, 2008

Chemo Pill Shows Promise for Advanced Lymphoma

July 15, 2008

Quick Formula Could Forecast Which Cancers Chemo Could Kill

July 15, 2008

Positive Thinking is Prescription for the Heart

July 14, 2008

Birth Weight Prediction Method May Lead to Safer Deliveries

July 10, 2008

URMC, FDA to Collaborate on National Data Repository for Heart Research

July 09, 2008

Wilmot Expert Gets $550,000 Grant from Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

July 07, 2008

Statins Have Unexpected Effect on Pool of Powerful Brain Cells

July 03, 2008

New Approach to HIV Vaccine Research Taps Rochester Expertise

June 27, 2008

Hurried Doctor Visits May Leave Patients Feeling Forgetful

June 26, 2008

Pregnancy May Help Protect Against Bladder Cancer

June 26, 2008

Center For Oral Biology Researcher Receives Prestigious National Research Award

June 25, 2008

Study Provides Detail on How Low Blood Flow Promotes Vascular Disease

June 23, 2008

Salmonella: Trickier Than We Imagined

June 13, 2008

World Experts in Specialized Radiation Therapy to Gather at URMC

June 11, 2008

Doctors Testing New Treatments for Lower Back Pain

June 11, 2008

Oxygen-Rich Lifesaving Efforts Pose Risk for Respiratory Infections

June 11, 2008

Rochester Probes Drug Therapy, Parent Training for Kids with both Autism, ADHD

June 05, 2008

Researchers Awarded $6.5 Million to Study Long Term Impact of Nurse Home Visits For At-Risk Mothers and Their Children

June 05, 2008

Cancer Patients Report Less Fatigue While Taking Narcolepsy Drug

June 05, 2008

Human Stem Cells Show Promise Against Fatal Children’s Diseases

June 04, 2008

Goal of Newly Awarded Grant: Increase HIV Research by 25 Percent

June 04, 2008

Researchers Find Roadmap to Next-Generation Cancer Therapies

May 27, 2008

Caine Appointed to Special Panel on Veteran Suicides

May 22, 2008

Ideal Treatment for Potentially Fatal Heart Condition Changes with Age

May 20, 2008

Cardiologist Receives Prestigious Kaiser Medal for Decades of Leadership

May 20, 2008

Government Funds Rochester Heart Rhythm Disorder Research into Third Decade

May 20, 2008

Vaccine Triggers Immune Response, Prevents Alzheimer’s

May 19, 2008

Vitamin D Protects Cells from Stress That Can Lead to Cancer

May 13, 2008

Conference to Highlight Rochester Stem Cell Research

May 12, 2008

Excellus BCBS Gives $6M to Wilmot Cancer Center for Research, Workforce Education

May 01, 2008

Researchers Detail Chemotherapy’s Damage to the Brain

April 22, 2008

Researchers Discover Critical Detail of Cellular Defense Against Genetic Mistakes

April 17, 2008

Promising Parkinson’s Finding Spurs New Clinical Study

April 15, 2008

Personality Study Shows Risk of First Depression Episode Late in Life

April 11, 2008

Nose Spray Anthrax Vaccine Effective in Early Tests

April 11, 2008

New Clinical Research Center Schedules Open House

April 10, 2008

Rare Genetic Syndrome May Hold Key To Cure for Heat Stroke

April 08, 2008

Angina Drug Potentially Useful Against Heart Rhythm Disorders

April 08, 2008

Leaky Blood Vessels Open up Nerve Cells to Toxic Assault In Lou Gehrig’s Disease

April 07, 2008

Overweight Kids Have Fewer Cavities, New Study Shows

April 02, 2008

Households with Kids with Autism Likely to Earn Less

April 02, 2008

Mounting Evidence Shows Red Wine Antioxidant Kills Cancer

March 26, 2008

Spit Tests May Soon Replace Many Blood Tests

March 25, 2008

Parents Play Important Role in Detecting Sleep Problems in Children

March 19, 2008

Stopping a Receptor Called ‘Nogo’ Boosts the Synapses

March 18, 2008

Study in Circulation Research Details How Diabetes Drives Atherosclerosis

March 13, 2008

Same Process Discovered To Both Form Skeleton and Protect it For Life

March 12, 2008

Toxins in Cigarette Smoke Prevent Stem Cells from Becoming Cartilage

March 04, 2008

Study Finds Sleep Helps Protect Small Children from Injuries

February 27, 2008

Mechanism Discovered in Worm Digestion Identifies Potentially Widespread Cell-to-Cell Communication Process

February 25, 2008

Decades-Old Question Answered: How Do Flexing Muscles Call For More Blood?

February 18, 2008

Smokers Might Benefit from Earlier Colon Cancer Screening

February 14, 2008

URMC Evaluating New Device for Parkinson's, Movement Disorders

February 13, 2008

Cigarette After Valentine Snuggle Deadlier for Some

February 12, 2008

Medical Center Expert Publishes Text on Vital Cell Features

February 08, 2008

'Good Bacteria' in Women Give Clues for Slowing HIV Transmission

February 07, 2008

Rochester Researcher Elected to Leadership Position in Key Scientific Organization

February 06, 2008

Anti-Parasite Drug Provides New Way to Attack HIV

January 31, 2008

Researchers Investigate Links Between Prostate, Cadmium, Zinc

January 31, 2008

Babies Excrete Vaccine-Mercury Quicker than Originally Thought

January 30, 2008

Wilmot Director to Lead National Lymphoma Research Board

January 28, 2008

Nursing Professor Receives Grant to Study Symptom Management in Heart Failure Patients

January 23, 2008

A New View of Drugs Used to Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis

January 18, 2008

Cigarettes Leave Deadly Path by Purging Protective Genes

January 17, 2008

Research Funding to Medical School Jumps 11 Percent to Record Level

January 17, 2008

UR Reacts to State Funding for New Research Initiative

January 16, 2008

Fruit Flies All Aglow Light the Way to Cancer Prevention

January 14, 2008

Researchers Find New Way to Block Destructive Rush of Immune Cells

January 14, 2008

Our Understanding of Movement Is on the Move

January 14, 2008

Cancer Society Grants $1M to URMC for Racial Disparity Research

January 10, 2008

Researchers Seek to Make Cavity-Causing Bacteria Self-Destruct

January 08, 2008

New Therapy Extends Survival for People with Stubborn Lymphomas

January 08, 2008

Winemaking Waste Proves Effective Against Disease-Causing Bacteria in Early Studies

January 08, 2008

Freeze-Dried Tendon Implants Prove Effective In Early Studies

January 08, 2008

Research Unveils New Hope for Deadly Childhood Disease

January 02, 2008

Sleep Chemical Central to Effectiveness of Deep Brain Stimulation

December 24, 2007

University of Rochester 2007 Research Retrospective

December 24, 2007

Time Cites Bird Flu Vaccine as Top Medical Development of 2007

December 21, 2007

UR a National Leader in Technology Commercialization

December 21, 2007

Study Links Blood Transfusions to Surgery Complications in Women

December 12, 2007

Eastman Dental Center Lands a $532K Grant for Teledentistry

December 11, 2007

A Pain-Free Window Into Painful Neuropathies

December 05, 2007

Patients Wonder, “Could This Be Something Serious?”

December 04, 2007

Rochester Neurologist Named Senior Medical Advisor to Michael J. Fox Foundation

November 29, 2007

Researchers Reverse Key Symptom of Muscular Dystrophy

November 15, 2007

Collegiality Wins University of Rochester Spot on List of Best Workplaces for Scientists

November 09, 2007

Aab Cardiovascular Institute Researcher Wins Prestigious Award at American Heart Association Annual Meeting

November 08, 2007

Copper Damages Protein that Defends Against Alzheimer’s

November 07, 2007

Worms Take the Sniff Test to Reveal Sex Differences in Brain

November 05, 2007

Children Would Need Different Medical Care in Wake of Dirty Bomb

October 31, 2007

Pre-Op Antibiotics Prevent Infection for Wisdom Teeth Surgery, Study Finds

October 30, 2007

New Center to Lead International Muscular Dystrophy Research Effort

October 25, 2007

Upstate NY Emergency Departments Join Forces for Research

October 24, 2007

URMC Researcher Receives Prestigious International Award

October 19, 2007

What’s Been Causing Your Knee to Ache? Smurfs!

October 18, 2007

Ear Infection Superbug Discovered To Be Resistant to All Pediatric Antibiotics

October 17, 2007

UR and High Tech Rochester Announce Affiliation

October 12, 2007

Department of Psychiatry Will Lead Program to Aid Children

October 11, 2007

Study Reveals How Stem Cells Decide To Become Either Skeletal or Smooth Muscle

October 10, 2007

Cancer Researcher to Discuss Gene Mutations, Paths to Treatment

October 10, 2007

Depression Can Foreshadow Intellectual Decline in Older People

October 08, 2007

Combination Vaccine Okay for Infants, Rochester Study Shows

October 05, 2007

Rochester’s Health Community Collaborates on Alzheimer’s Study

October 04, 2007

Study to consider social risk in guiding prevention of heart disease

October 04, 2007

Daisies Lead Scientists Down Path to New Leukemia Drug

October 02, 2007

Job Factors, Work Environment Can Contribute to Depression

September 28, 2007

Got Stress? It May Impact Breast Cancer Recurrence

September 26, 2007

Major Grant Supports Study of Therapy for Women with Depression

September 26, 2007

Stem Cells Show Promise for Treating Huntington's Disease

September 25, 2007

Impact of New Cancer Vaccine to be Evaluated in Rochester

September 19, 2007

Communication in Cancer World is Key to Survival

September 18, 2007

If You Think Cancer Genes Are Simple, You Don’t Know JAK

September 17, 2007

GPS-Like Technology Helps Pinpoint Best Methods for Removing Injured Players from the Field

September 14, 2007

Study of New Epilepsy Treatment Underway at URMC

September 14, 2007

Rochester Receives $1.2 Million to Battle Rare Childhood Disease

September 11, 2007

Survey: Healthy Foods Absent from City Convenience Stores

August 30, 2007

Bleeding, Not Inflammation, Is Major Cause of Early Lung Infection Death

August 27, 2007

Cancer Stem Cell Scientists Get $1.7M to Develop New Leukemia Drugs

August 23, 2007

Alzheimer’s Project Focuses on Role of Brain Inflammation

August 20, 2007

Department of Psychiatry Will Play Major Role in Veterans Center

August 16, 2007

Berk Appointed to State Stem Cell Board

August 14, 2007

Draining Away Brain’s Toxic Protein to Stop Alzheimer’s

August 13, 2007

Clots and Cancer Carry Hidden Double Risk

August 02, 2007

Prenatal Stress Keeps Infants, Toddlers up at Night, Study Says

July 27, 2007

New Facility to Foster Emerging Biotech Companies

July 24, 2007

Rochester Now Offers Gene Test to Detect Deadly Childhood Disease

July 12, 2007

Wilmot Cancer Center Studies New Chemo Pill for Lymphoma

July 12, 2007

Good Results for Less Invasive Obesity Surgery In Small Study

July 03, 2007

Wilmot Cancer Center Expert to Discuss Lymphoma Research July 13

July 02, 2007

Minimally Invasive Approach Helps to Prevent Amputations

June 28, 2007

University Research Program Achieves Pre-Eminent Accreditation

June 28, 2007

Personal Comments by Physicians Distract from Patient Needs

June 25, 2007

Researchers Pit Novel Version of Common Virus Against Cancer

June 20, 2007

Center For Oral Biology Wins Major Training Grant Renewal

June 20, 2007

Early Palliative Care Interventions Linked to Shorter MICU stays for Patients with Life-Threatening Illnesses

June 11, 2007

Rochester Spreads Knowledge of Cancer-related Fatigue

June 06, 2007

Glowing Dye Improves Cancer Removal in Kidney

June 05, 2007

Brain Inflammation May Be Friend, Not Foe, For Alzheimer’s Patients

June 04, 2007

Brain-Boosting Pill Alleviates post-Chemotherapy Fogginess

June 04, 2007

Swabs May Not Be Reliable for Detecting Lead-Dust in Homes

May 31, 2007

Experimental Gene Therapy “Abolishes” Arthritis Pain and Lessens Joint Damage

May 25, 2007

Wilmot Cancer Center Scientist gets $1.5M to Advance Lymphoma Research

May 23, 2007

Commonly Used Drug Offers Promise for Premature Babies

May 17, 2007

Omega-3 Fatty Acid Trial to Study Effect on Progression of Alzheimer’s

May 14, 2007

Mice with a Migraine Show Signs of Brain Damage

April 30, 2007

Early Results Indicate Pain Medications Don’t Prevent Alzheimer’s

April 25, 2007

Rochester Physician Helps Lead Approach Against Lupus

April 24, 2007

Nation’s First Vaccine Against Bird Flu Approved

April 17, 2007

Scientists Find One Reason Why Bladder Cancer Hits More Men

April 17, 2007

Bypassing Eggs, Flu Vaccine Grown in Insect Cells Shows Promise

April 10, 2007

Transfusion Expert Urges Wider Use of Filtered Blood

April 03, 2007

$26 Million NIH Contract To Establish New Flu/Bird Flu Center of Excellence

April 02, 2007

URMC Announces New Clinical and Translational Sciences Initiative

March 29, 2007

Research Agreement to Advance New Imaging Technology

March 29, 2007

Maternal Beef Diet Could Impact Sperm Counts, UR Study Suggests

March 28, 2007

New Parkinson’s Study Focuses on Nutritional Supplement

March 23, 2007

Researchers Investigate Reasons People Stay in Violent Relationships

March 22, 2007

Cancer Researchers Add Spice To Research Against Rare Neuromuscular Disease

March 20, 2007

Asthmatic Children Still Not Breathing Easier, Study Says

March 15, 2007

Phthalates Now Linked to Fat, Related Health Risks

March 14, 2007

$20 Million Boosts AIDS Treatment, Vaccine Research in Rochester

March 12, 2007

Sunny Days Pose Risk of ‘Flicker Illness’ for a Few Airlifted Patients

March 07, 2007

Expert to Discuss Middleman in Protein Synthesis

March 06, 2007

Rochester Scientist Wins Major Alzheimer’s Research Award

February 23, 2007

Scientists Uncover New Target in Cancer Mutation Puzzle

February 20, 2007

Super-thin Filter, 50 Atoms Thick, Sorts Individual Molecules

February 15, 2007

Basic Research Dean Named at School of Medicine and Dentistry

February 15, 2007

Lead, Mercury Inhibit Critical Cell Function

February 06, 2007

Preventing V.D. as Valentine’s Day Approaches

February 06, 2007

Lung Biology Expert Gives Seminar on History of Radiation Toxicity

February 02, 2007

Gut Research Yields New Cancer Approach

February 01, 2007

Rats on a Road Trip Reveal Pollution-Heart Disease Risk

January 31, 2007

Worldwide Parkinson’s Cases will Double in Next 25 Years

January 30, 2007

Rapid Flu Tests May Reduce Threat of Antibiotic Resistance

January 22, 2007

A Century Later, New Research Brings Initial Find of Alois Alzheimer to Fore Once Again

January 21, 2007

Rochester Study Shows Many Women Get Less Chemo Than Recommended

January 19, 2007

Wilmot Scientists Get Breast Cancer Coalition Grants to Find Cures

January 16, 2007

University Scientists Make Discover Magazine’s Top 100 List

January 12, 2007

Rochester Area Students to Benefit from $1.3M University Award

January 04, 2007

Cold Sore Virus Might Play Role in Alzheimer’s

January 03, 2007

Rochester’s Taubman Named Editor of American Heart Association Journal

December 21, 2006

Tweaking the Treatment for Restless Legs

December 20, 2006

Could the Ability to Expel Worms Lead to a Future Asthma Treatment?

December 14, 2006

Health Benefits, Risks Weighed For Mammography In 40-Something Women

December 08, 2006

Rosier Steps Down as Chair of Orthopaedics; O’Keefe Identified as Likely Next Chair

December 07, 2006

Rochester Study Rolls Out RU-486 to Treat Uterine Fibroids

December 06, 2006

Painkillers May Threaten Power of Vaccines

December 05, 2006

Blacks, Whites Divided on End-of-Life Treatment

December 01, 2006

Parkinson’s Approach With Stem Cells A Promising First Step

December 01, 2006

Common Cancer Treatments Toxic to Healthy Brain Cells

November 30, 2006

New Breast CT Scanner Rivals Mammography

November 27, 2006

Wilmot Cancer Center Honors Expert for Lymphoma Research Success

November 16, 2006

Early Clinical Trial Findings Show Significant Reduction in Blood Pressure with Implantable Device

November 14, 2006

Artificial Cornea Offers Better Results for Infants, Some Blind Patients

November 13, 2006

New Treatment Finds Success Treating Tiniest Lung Tumors

November 08, 2006

Children’s Belly Fat Increases More Than 65 Percent Since 1990s

November 06, 2006

Early Intervention Program Improves Health of Babies and Parents

November 02, 2006

Common Antacids Could Help Keep Gingivitis at Bay

November 02, 2006

Doctors Launch New Effort to Treat Stroke More Effectively

November 02, 2006

Study Holds Promise For New Way To Fight AIDS

November 01, 2006

Targeting Cancer Stem Cells to Stop Brain Tumors

October 30, 2006

Heel to Heal

October 27, 2006

Leukemia, Prostate Cancer Experts Join Wilmot Cancer Center

October 19, 2006

Researchers Discover New Gene Responsible for Brittle Bone Disease

October 19, 2006

New Research Center to Translate Basic Science into Faster Bone Healing

October 19, 2006

PNAS Study Reveals Why Organs Fail Following Massive Trauma

October 17, 2006

Effective Booster Shot a Bit of Good News Against Bird Flu

October 12, 2006

Drugs Aimed at Troublesome Alzheimer’s Symptoms Work for Some, Not Most

October 11, 2006

Rochester Residents Help Protect the Nation Against Flu

October 06, 2006

Researchers Race to Design the First Treatments Specifically for NeuroAIDS

October 03, 2006

Rochester Study Shows Ethnic Disparities in Medicare Claims

September 29, 2006

Rochester Researchers Join Federal Initiative to Improve Drug Safety

September 28, 2006

Risk Factors Linked to Pain After Breast Cancer Surgery

September 26, 2006

Wilmot Launches Cancer Stem Cell Research Program

September 21, 2006

Doctors Focus on Depression in Patients with Parkinson’s

September 19, 2006

Doctors Cut Repeat LASIK Visits Dramatically

September 18, 2006

Cardiologist’s ‘Living Chip’ Changes Science of Disease Monitoring

September 15, 2006

JAMA Study Provides Clues to Cause of Sudden Cardiac Death in Teens

September 13, 2006

Hormone-Replacement Therapy Hurts Hearing, Study Finds

September 05, 2006

Study Links Lead Exposure to Brain Cancer in Adults

August 29, 2006

Speedsters’ Traffic Fines Fund New Research on Spinal Cord Injury

August 25, 2006

Medical Center Researchers Receive Second Set of Johnson & Johnson Grants

August 21, 2006

AIDS Patients, Doctors in Rochester Contribute to Latest Finding

August 14, 2006

Medical Center Receives Gift for Stem Cell Research

August 10, 2006

Antioxidants May Protect Against Tick-Borne Illness

August 09, 2006

Unique Huntington's Study Moves Forward

August 08, 2006

Loosen Up, DNA: Leukemia Gene Changes Genetic Packaging

August 07, 2006

Tiny Inhaled Particles Take Easy Route from Nose to Brain

August 03, 2006

New Mothers Should be Screened Regularly for Postpartum Depression

July 25, 2006

Digital Cameras and Internet Ease the Pain of Oral Disease

July 20, 2006

Bausch & Lomb, University Vision Researchers Renew Partnership

July 13, 2006

Study: Gabapentin Cools Hot Flashes as well as Estrogen

July 05, 2006

Most effective antipsychotic drug has serious health consequences

July 03, 2006

Medical Center Professor, Faculty Senator, Expert in Charged Particles Dies

June 29, 2006

Scientists Aim to Thwart Use of Flu as Bioweapon

June 21, 2006

Successful Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death Has Implications For Heart Failure

June 12, 2006

Rochester Awarded New MS Research Center

June 12, 2006

How Cow Warts, Clergy Sex Surveys Moved Along Cancer Vaccine

June 08, 2006

Diabetes Research Takes Wing Thanks to Long-Lived Fruit Fly

June 06, 2006

Step by Step, Cancer Patients Use Exercise to Feel Better

June 06, 2006

Medical Center Researcher Named to Head RNA Society

June 06, 2006

82% of Cancer Patients Report ‘Chemo Brain’ During, After Treatment

June 05, 2006

Researchers Conduct Statewide Training In Disaster Mental Health

May 31, 2006

iCardiac, URMC Ink Exclusive Agreement for Breakthrough Medical Technology

May 25, 2006

Wilmot Cancer Center Studies Virus-Tumor Link in Area Patients, Families

May 25, 2006

University of Rochester Urologists: Bladder Cancer Screening Saves Lives

May 22, 2006

University, Community Alliance to Develop Mental Health Care

May 17, 2006

Wilmot Cancer Center Leads Cancer Survivorship Research Movement

May 17, 2006

Doctors Compare Treatments for Severe Endometriosis Pain

May 17, 2006

Flick of Whiskers Helps Tease Out Brain’s ‘Shadow’ Signaling System

May 15, 2006

Researcher Wins 2006 Thomas R. Lee Award from American Diabetes Association

May 04, 2006

Novel Stem Cell Technology Leads to Better Spinal Cord Repair

April 27, 2006

Study First To Show Potential of Light-Activated Gene Therapy for Knee Injuries

April 24, 2006

Study in Science Holds Promise for a New Approach to Drug Therapy

April 20, 2006

Growing Body of Research Links Lead to Osteoporosis

April 18, 2006

Initial Results of Breast Cancer Prevention Study Shows Osteoporosis Drug Raloxifene as Effective as Tamoxifen

April 17, 2006

Study Shows More than Half of Patients with Esophageal Cancer Survive

April 11, 2006

Three Researchers Receive Inventor Award for Anti-Cancer Vaccine

April 04, 2006

Study Finds Lesser Conditions a Stepping Stone to Major Depression

April 04, 2006

Bird-Flu Vaccine Works at High Doses; Focus Turns to Ways to Stretch Vaccine Supply

March 29, 2006

Pregnancy Research Leads to Progress on Premature Delivery

March 29, 2006

250 Here Sought for Tests of Bird Flu Vaccine

March 22, 2006

Study Highlighted at ACC Better Identifies Patients at Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death

March 14, 2006

Rochester Is Nation's Leading Alzheimer's Study Site

March 02, 2006

Rochester Scientists Develop Fast-Working Biosensor

February 23, 2006

$3.5 Million Grant To Support Research on New Treatment for Severe OCD

February 23, 2006

Heart Failure Rates Rise since 1970s

February 14, 2006

Drug Aimed at Huntington’s Eases Chorea, the Disease’s Hallmark Feature

February 13, 2006

Hormone Linked to Good Hearing As We Age

February 10, 2006

Vitamin D Inhibits Progression of Some Prostate Cancers

February 08, 2006

University Presidents: NY Must Act on Stem Cell Research

February 08, 2006

Children with Asthma More Likely to Have Behavior Difficulties

February 06, 2006

Wilmot Cancer Center Gets $2.5M Federal Funds for Research

February 06, 2006

Memory Problems at Menopause: Nothing to Forget About

February 03, 2006

Study Finds 60 New Genes Controlled by DNA Snippet

February 01, 2006

Researchers Study Multi-Purpose Drug

February 01, 2006

A New Wrinkle for Botox Treatments

January 25, 2006

First Two Research Awards From University-Industry Partnership

January 24, 2006

Stem Cell Study Seeks to Prevent Heart Failure

January 23, 2006

Study Shows New Test Better at Detecting Bladder Cancer

January 17, 2006

Flu not the Only Germ Threat This Time of Year

January 13, 2006

Blood Flow in Brain Takes a Twist, Affecting Views of Alzheimer’s

January 06, 2006

Study Finds Implantable Defibrillators as Effective in Women as in Men

December 22, 2005

Penicillin, Amoxicillin: Step Aside for Strep Throat Treatment

December 19, 2005

Scientists Probe Air Pollution-Heart Disease Link

December 12, 2005

New Therapy Offers New Hope for Treating Advanced-Stage Lymphoma

December 12, 2005

Supplement Tested to Treat Neurological Disorders

December 07, 2005

NIH Renews Funding for Rochester Muscular Dystrophy Registry

December 07, 2005

Common Test Shows Blood Clot Risk for Cancer Patients Getting Chemo

December 05, 2005

Give Thanks for the Cranberry, Say Dental Researchers

November 23, 2005

The Dangerous Legacy of Lead

November 15, 2005

Grants to Fund Research on Preparing for Bioterrorist Attack

November 08, 2005

Rochester Scientists Show How Thinking Can Harm Brain Cells

November 01, 2005

Rochester Researchers Find Protein That Suppresses Prostate Cancer

November 01, 2005

Rochester Helps the Sick Learn the System

October 25, 2005

Study Provides Insight into Cellular Defenses Against Genetic Mutation

October 25, 2005

Delayed Nausea from Chemotherapy Still a Challenge for Oncologists

October 21, 2005

Treatment Advances for Lymphoma have Reduced Deaths by 70%

October 19, 2005

Rochester’s Precision Radiation Therapy Yields Rare Success for Liver Tumors

October 17, 2005

Open Wide For New Clues about Lupus

October 07, 2005

I Think, Therefore I Fall

October 07, 2005

Wilmot Oncologist Named Deputy Chair of National Cancer Research Group

October 06, 2005

Rochester Studies Nursing Home Quality Locally, Statewide

October 05, 2005

GottaQuit.com Connects with Teen Smokers

October 04, 2005

UR Study: Breast Milk Causes More Cavities than Cow Milk

October 03, 2005

Medical Center Taps Regis O’Keefe to Head Center for Musculoskeletal Research

September 30, 2005

Scientists Launch a Flock of Flu, Bird Flu Vaccine Studies

September 28, 2005

NIH Study Finds No Clear or Easy Choice in Schizophrenia Drugs

September 19, 2005

Study of Mercury and Fish to Focus on Teenagers

September 19, 2005

Rochester Focuses on Environment, Fertility, Family Health

September 13, 2005

UR Oncologist Leads Panel on Guidelines for Performing Lymph Node Biopsies in Early Stage Breast Cancer

September 13, 2005

UR Receives $21 Million Terrorism Research Grant

September 12, 2005

UR Receives $21 Million Terrorism Research Grant

September 12, 2005

School of Nursing Program To Serve as Model of Better Care

September 12, 2005

Study to Explore Cellular Circuitry

September 07, 2005

UR Study: Seizure Drug Cools Cancer-Related Hot Flashes

September 02, 2005

Study Holds Promise for New Way to Fight HIV

September 01, 2005

Dentist, Eastman Dental Center board president, avid golfer dies

August 22, 2005

Urologist Studies Soy-based Compound to Stop Bladder Cancer

August 17, 2005

$10M Grant To Support Research on Inflammation's Role in Heart Disease

August 17, 2005

New walkway will connect Eastman Dental Center to the Medical Center Garage

August 15, 2005

Dentist, Eastman Dental Center board president, avid golfer dies

August 15, 2005

SMILEmobile Program wins New York State award

August 15, 2005

American Dental Education Association names Dr. Cyril Meyerowitz to the Commission for Change and Innovation in Dental Education

August 15, 2005

Roots of Epilepsy May Lie in Oft-Ignored Brain Cells

August 15, 2005

UR Scientists Link Vascular Gene to Alzheimer's Disease

August 15, 2005

URMC Department of Psychiatry Receives $984,000 Grant in Geriatric Psychiatry

August 01, 2005

Volunteers Sought for Two Multiple Sclerosis Studies

July 29, 2005

$5 Million Funds Stem Cell Work Aimed at MS, Other Diseases

July 29, 2005

A New Understanding of How Immune System Targets Disease

July 26, 2005

Wilmot Cancer Center Awarded $2.2M for Research

July 20, 2005

Local American Association of Dental Research Awards Given

July 12, 2005

Why Good Cells Go Bad in Progression of MS

July 12, 2005

URMC Announces Research Partnership with Johnson & Johnson

July 11, 2005

National Survey Shows Childhood Obesity Under-diagnosed

July 06, 2005

JAMA Study Finds Whooping Cough Vaccine Effective, Safe for Teens and Adults

July 05, 2005

European Patent Awarded for Anti-Cancer Vaccine Technology

June 27, 2005

Obese Breast Cancer Patients Often Get Reduced Doses of Chemo

June 14, 2005

$6.5 Million Grant Allows Neuroscientists to Focus on Movement

June 08, 2005

UR Researchers to Study Palliative Care Services in Hospitals

June 07, 2005

UR Wins $3 Million NIH Grant to Study Workplace Obesity

June 03, 2005

JAMA Study Finds Whooping Cough Vaccine Effective, Safe for Teens and Adults

June 02, 2005

Host Immune Response Linked to the High Risk of Periodontal Disease in Diabetics

June 01, 2005

Common Chemical Exposure May Affect Male Reproductive Development, Study Finds

June 01, 2005

MDS Drug Creates Great Interest at Major Oncology Meeting

May 24, 2005

URMC Pilot Studies To Look at How Mind Drives or Prevents Disease

May 18, 2005

Scientists on Trail of Dioxin Pinpoint How Green Tea Protects Against Cancer

May 13, 2005

Legal Aid Society, Golisano Children's Hospital at Strong Partner to Help Needy Families with Legal Issues

May 12, 2005

Reaching out to underserved children in childcare

May 12, 2005

Can Rice Bran Oil Melt Away Cholesterol?

May 11, 2005

Spinoff Company Receives $2.5 Million NIH Grant to Build Prototype Scanner

May 11, 2005

Wilmot Cancer Center Launches $42.5M Comprehensive Campaign

May 09, 2005

Hard Data Backs up Value of Pediatric Telemedicine Program

May 02, 2005

Respiratory syncytial virus poses a significant threat to elderly

April 28, 2005

Scientists Raise Red Flag Over Some Painkillers and Immunizations

April 05, 2005

UR First U.S. Center to Implant Medical Device to Treat Hypertension

April 01, 2005

NIH Panel: Menopause Treatment May be Overused

March 28, 2005

UR Oncologists Study How to Stop Cancer From Spreading to Bones

March 23, 2005

Rochester on the Front Lines to Prevent Bird Flu Pandemic

March 22, 2005

Cardiologists Study Impact of Statin on Metabolic Syndrome

March 18, 2005

New Center Focuses on Rare, Fatal Childhood Disease

March 08, 2005

Transplant Cardiologists Study Exercise and Heart Failure

March 01, 2005

Anti-Cancer Vaccine with Roots in Rochester Moves Forward

February 24, 2005

When the Brain, Not the Ears, Goes Hard of Hearing

February 22, 2005

Gene Therapy Converts Dead Bone Graft to New, Living Tissue

February 18, 2005

Faster, Less Expensive Bladder Cancer Test Studied at UR

February 15, 2005

Plant Derivative Attacks the Roots of Leukemia

February 11, 2005

Researchers Eye Link Between Chemotherapy and Sleep Patterns

February 07, 2005

Search and Destroy: Rochester Scientists Discover New Mechanism of Regulating RNA Degradation

February 04, 2005

PCBs, Fungicide Open Brain Cells to Parkinson's Assault

January 26, 2005

Grapefruit Juice and Medication Can Be a Dangerous Mix

January 18, 2005

Outreach to African-Americans Focuses on Medical Research

January 17, 2005

New Technology an Option for Severe Nearsightedness

January 12, 2005

Urologists Study Fluorescent Dye, Blue Light to Detect Bladder Tumors

January 11, 2005

UR study sheds light on decision-making in era of health 'report cards'

January 11, 2005

Small Band of Nurses Plays Key Role Keeping Germ Threats at Bay

December 22, 2004

Detoxification in Nation's Jails Falls Short, UR Survey Shows

December 21, 2004

Rochester Chosen to Help Coordinate National Parkinson's Effort

December 16, 2004

UR Study: Expectations Play Strong Role in Nausea from Chemotherapy

December 13, 2004

Rochester Leads National Study Aimed at Boosting Flu Vaccine Supply

December 09, 2004

Scientists Align Billion-Year-Old Protein with Embryonic Heart Defects

December 08, 2004

UR Scientists Stalk PPAR-gamma, Find Novel Cancer Connection

December 07, 2004

UR Cancer Experts Share Latest Evidence in Blood Disorders

December 01, 2004

University of Rochester Leads Worldwide Heart Research Project

November 23, 2004

Wilmot Team Eyes Tactics to Combat Lymphoma, Predict Survival

November 23, 2004

Wilmot Cancer Center Honors Scientists Pioneering Genomic Research

November 18, 2004

Beyond Super-vision

November 15, 2004

Alzheimer’s, Stroke Researcher Receives 10-Year MERIT Award

November 09, 2004

FDA Buys UR Technology that Identifies Drug Toxicity to Heart

November 04, 2004

Scientists Pinpoint Flaw, Offer New Promise for Stroke Treatment

November 04, 2004

'Going Through the Motions' To Better Treat Dementia

October 26, 2004

Rochester Initiates Testing of New Type of Flu Vaccine

October 25, 2004

Rochester to Take Part in National Alzheimer’s Imaging Initiative

October 20, 2004

Mini-Mouse Is a Bad Mom

October 15, 2004

Touching Research: $11.5 Million to Study How White Blood Cells Navigate

October 11, 2004

UR Urologists Study New DNA Test for Bladder Cancer Recurrence

October 07, 2004

Cancer Center Studies Long-Term Risks of Childhood Treatment

October 06, 2004

Rochester To Lead Study on Depression in Patients with Parkinson’s

September 27, 2004

Study Finds Half of Patients with Aggressive Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Under-treated

September 24, 2004

Less Radiation, More Tailored Treatments Effective for Uterine Cancer

September 17, 2004

Cancer Drug Shows Promise Against Lupus

September 15, 2004

Rochester Starts First Deaf Health Research Center in Nation

September 14, 2004

The Doctors’ View of Flu Vaccines for Infants and Toddlers

September 08, 2004

Protecting Patients Worldwide from Glaucoma

September 08, 2004

University of Rochester to Purchase Wyeth Research Building

August 30, 2004

Strong Memorial implants its first HeartMate II

August 03, 2004

Highway Data Ties Side-Impact Crashes to Brain Injury

July 28, 2004

Scientists Finger Surprise Culprit in Spinal Cord Injury

July 28, 2004

Medication Helps Quell the Agitation of Dementia

July 22, 2004

Herpes Tool Allows Researchers to Customize Alzheimer’s Vaccine

June 29, 2004

Finding the Hole in the Defenses of Cavity-Creating Microbes

June 25, 2004

Funding Boosts Unprecedented Look Into Action Within Blood Vessels

June 21, 2004

With Award from NIH, Neurologist Switches Her Career Focus

June 15, 2004

Early Hormone Therapy Best for Men with Aggressive Prostate Cancer

June 09, 2004

Alzheimer’s Prevention Study Seeking Volunteers in Buffalo, Rochester Regions

June 09, 2004

UR Researchers Seek Clues to Healing Radiation Scars

June 08, 2004

Many Cancer Patients Turn to Complementary Therapies for Healing

June 07, 2004

Wilmot Cancer Center Studies Investigational Drug for Lymphoma

May 25, 2004

Combination Radiation Treatments Boost Survival Rates

May 21, 2004

Strong Plays Role in Landmark Heart Failure Trial

May 20, 2004

UR Proposes New Ways to Help Patients Make Decisions

May 19, 2004

Dad’s Death Helps National Expert Evaluate End-of-Life Care

May 13, 2004

“Good Guy” Blood Cells are Now Suspects in Heart Disease, Diabetes

May 11, 2004

Race Plays Role in the Care Children Receive in Emergency Department

May 04, 2004

Brain Tumor Diagnosis Helps Penfield Man Keep Life in Perspective

May 03, 2004

Solving the Mystery of the Dancer Mice, and Cleft Lip Too

April 29, 2004

Volunteers Sought for Anthrax Vaccine Research Study

April 28, 2004

Another Weapon for Beating Cancer: Exercise

April 28, 2004

Some Cases of Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s Linked to Common Gene

April 27, 2004

Caregivers, Remember This: Patients’ Medications Ease Your Distress Too

April 22, 2004

Potential Parkinson’s Drug Relieves Symptoms with Few Side Effects

April 20, 2004

Doctors Debate How to Treat Early, Noninvasive Breast Cancer

April 05, 2004

Researchers Caution Against Linking Strep, Neuropsychiatric Disorders

April 05, 2004

Newer Drugs More Effective at Curing Strep Throat Than Penicillin

April 05, 2004

Researchers Probe Link Between Nanotechnology and Health

March 31, 2004

URMC and Vaccinex Announce Patent for Technology to Develop Antibody Therapies

March 26, 2004

Gene Profiling: A New Tool To Combat Heart Failure

March 25, 2004

Rochester Tests Bird-Flu Vaccine in Humans

March 23, 2004

Going Low Tech, Low Cost to Ease the Terrors of Dementia

March 15, 2004

URMC Participates in Largest NIH Study of Epilepsy

March 01, 2004

Drug May Shrink Uterine Fibroids, Improve Quality of Life

March 01, 2004

Rochester Neurologist to Head Largest Study Ever of Rare Paralysis

February 27, 2004

Scientists Raise Caution about Effects of HRT on Hearing

February 24, 2004

Protein helps immune system mount "instant strike" against deadly flu viruses

February 20, 2004

Sepsis Drug Also Protects Brain Cells

February 18, 2004

URMC Leads Statewide Initiative to Put Powerful Technology In The Hands of Researchers

February 17, 2004

Neurologists Create A Font of Human Nerve Cells

February 16, 2004

Making of Mouse Marks Move Toward "Mitochondrial Medicine"

February 09, 2004

Understanding How the Cellular "Garbage Disposal" Grinds to a Halt to Cause Rare, Fatal Childhood Disease

January 28, 2004

Wilmot Cancer Center Radiation Oncologist Gets Research Grant

January 28, 2004

UR Moves to Next Phase of WTC Dust Investigation

January 21, 2004

Drug Can Help Improve Memory and Cognition in Advanced Alzheimer’s Patients

January 20, 2004

Why is This Year’s Flu So Severe? Leading Expert Offers Insight In New England Journal

January 14, 2004

Scientists Restore Crucial Myelin in Brains of Mice

January 14, 2004

URMC Researchers Form Company to Develop New Class of HIV Drugs

January 12, 2004

Study Finds Fewer than Half of Early Stage Breast Cancer Patients Get Full Chemotherapy Doses

December 15, 2003

Suicide in the Air Force: Enlisting Help

December 12, 2003

Early Treatment of Eye Disease in Infants Can Prevent Vision Loss

December 08, 2003

URMC Team Gets $2.5 Million to Improve Prostate Cancer Treatment

December 08, 2003

Treatment Options Expand for Patients with Neuropathic Pain

November 25, 2003

Epilepsy Drug May Delay Alzheimer’s Progression

November 10, 2003

Rochester Chosen to Focus on Rare Neurological Diseases

November 07, 2003

U.S. Court of Appeals Today Hears Landmark Drug Patent Case Against Pfizer

November 04, 2003

Treating Blood Clots, a Half-Century Later

October 29, 2003

Bone Cells Help Call the Shots for the Blood’s Stem Cells Within

October 22, 2003

Rochester Lands New Muscular Dystrophy Research Center

October 15, 2003

HMOs Fail to Accurately Tell Patients of Emergency Rights

October 13, 2003

Researchers Seek to Create Vaccine Against Alzheimer’s

October 08, 2003

Custom Contact Lenses for the Visually Impaired to be Tested

October 02, 2003

In Childhood Leukemia Study, Aggressive Chemotherapy Cuts Deaths By 37%

October 02, 2003

NIH Awards $3.8 million To Establish Autoimmunity Center of Excellence at URMC

September 29, 2003

Most Common Cause of Intercourse Pain in Young Women is Target of University of Rochester Study

September 29, 2003

Fibroblasts Hold Clues to Fat, Scars and Inflammation

September 25, 2003

The Fight Against Herpes Comes to Rochester

September 24, 2003

Sleep Research Center Finding Ways to Fight Insomnia

September 18, 2003

Starve a Tumor, or Feed a Tumor?

September 12, 2003

Wilmot Epidemiologist Studying Monroe County Prostate Cancer Rates

September 09, 2003

UR Studies the Healing Power of Touch

September 02, 2003

Wrist Bands Can Ease Cancer Nausea, Especially for Patients Who Expect Them to Work

August 28, 2003

Heart Scans Disclose Truths About Future Risk

August 26, 2003

1 Million Teens at Risk for Diabetes and Heart Disease

August 11, 2003

Wilmot Researchers Study a Combination Treatment for Lymphoma

August 05, 2003

Scientists Launch Vaccine Study That Targets HIV Type in Africa

August 04, 2003

Music Therapy Strikes a Chord With Cancer Patients

July 29, 2003

New Brain Cancer Treatment May Extend Survival

July 29, 2003

Molecular 'Piggyback Ride' Carries Alzheimer's Protein Into Brain

June 24, 2003

Specialists to Discuss Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer

June 13, 2003

Childhood Cancer Survivors May Experience Heart Problems Sooner

June 01, 2003

Surprise: Cardiomyopathy Often Develops During First Year of Life

April 23, 2003

Latest Results Spur Intensified Effort Toward HIV Vaccine

February 24, 2003

Expert to Share Personal, Professional Experiences with Alternative Treatments and Cancer

February 21, 2003

Help for Hot Flashes

January 31, 2003

Mercury in Vaccines Is at Safe Levels, Study Suggests

December 02, 2002

Prostate-Cancer Find Points To New Drug Target

November 05, 2002

Doctors Test A Pill to Protect Against Skin Cancer

October 04, 2002

New Precision Technique Yields Rare Success Treating Lung Tumors

February 05, 2002

Road Skills Hint At "Motion Blindness" Of Alzheimer's

January 31, 2002

UR Researchers Launch Project 50+ to Help Older Smokers Quit

January 02, 2002

Strong Physicians Scrutinize Treatment for Heart Disease

January 31, 2001