The same tool astronomer Galileo used to look at the stars is the latest technology that can repair vision for some elderly patients.
The PAM50 breast cancer signature developed at the University of Utah and Huntsman Cancer Institute received FDA approval and will launch at ARUP Laboratories in Salt Lake City.
University of Utah researchers identify new technique for identifying cancerous moles
Cells with a mutation in the gene called K-Ras found mostly in cancers with the worst prognoses behave in ways that subvert the normal mechanisms of cell death
For pregnant women, the holiday season is a time for celebration, but it's also a time to exercise caution to avoid some of the hazards that are prevalent at this...
Researchers discovered a gene variant that predisposes carriers to severe, inflammatory arthritis, implicating a new class of genes in arthritis progression.
Prestigious research awards and grants are the lifeblood of researchers. Late last month, the School of Medicine Dean’s Office Research Unit honored 10 of its great young scientists at Vitae...
Investigators perform study to better understand public attitudes regarding practice of using health records and clinical tissues for medical research with and without patient consent.
Director of U of U Stroke Center, Jennifer Majersik, M.D., asked to Serve on Network's Executive Council
Three University of Utah Health Sciences faculty members whose research has resulted in major disease-related discoveries, numerous patents, biomedical inventions, and startup companies have been named fellows of the National...
Every week in the media, an article lasers in on the outrageously high and variable costs of health care and how those costs are bankrupting both individuals and the country.
In December 2012, University of Utah student Austin Chappell started feeling sick. Shortly thereafter he noticed a bump near his collarbone, which became extremely painful. An X-ray at a local...
Pediatrician will oversee affairs for all faculty in the health sciences schools and colleges
Here's a hint: It's preventable.
In winter, Salt Lake County's geography and weather combine to trap a layer of cold, polluted air below a lid of warm air. This reversal of normal weather patterns is...
Pediatrics Dept. Chair Edward B. Clark, M.D. offers insight into the world of health care reform and how it relates to academic pediatrics.
First-year medical student Tyson Schwab explains the importance of graduate medical education funding.
Get a glimpse into a day in the life of the men and women who have been saving lives from the skies since 1972.
An international collaboration maps genetic markers of brain development in people with Williams syndrome
Patricia G. Morton, R.N., Ph.D. — a nationally known expert in nursing education, critical care and cardiovascular nursing —took the helm as dean of the University of Utah College of...
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