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Grant Gives New Breath to Patients Suffering from Severe Pulmonary Hypertension
November 20, 2014
Imagine trying to take a deep breath, but feeling like you’re sucking air through a straw. That’s how some patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) describe living with the condition, which is estimated to affect several t... (More)

Signaling Molecule Crucial to Stem Cell Reprogramming
November 20, 2014
While investigating a rare genetic disorder, researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered that a ubiquitous signaling molecule is crucial to cellular reprogramming, a finding with significant implications... (More)

Of Mice, Not Men
November 19, 2014
For more than a century, the laboratory mouse (Mus musculus) has stood in for humans in experiments ranging from deciphering disease and brain function to explaining social behaviors and the nature of obesity. The small rodent has proven to be an in... (More)

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Exceptional health care goes beyond the professional expertise of doctors and staff. It often includes the care of volunteers who run lab errands, provide music therapy or offer a sympathetic ear or a ...
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Vitamin B plays a big role in our overall well-being and the good news is that it’s readily available in the foods we eat every day. Learn more about vitamin B and get some recipe ideas fit for the ho ...
Dilip Jeste
A Q&A with our expert on aging on how older persons can cope with psychological issues arising during holiday season.
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