2012 News Archive

U of Utah Researchers Improve Genetic Understanding of Autism01/17/2013
New Discovery about DNA Packaging12/13/2012
Accidental Exposures of Children to Drug that Treats Opioid Addiction Alarms Utah Poison Control and Health Officials12/13/2012
University of Utah Health Care First Hospital System in Country to Post Online Physician Reviews and Comments12/10/2012
U of U College of Nursing Completes Buidling Campaign Thanks to 'Last Aid'12/07/2012
Migraine Auras 'Turn Up the Volume'of the Senses 12/06/2012
Clinical Trial Delivers Good Results in Leukemia Patients11/29/2012
Possible New Treatment for a Childhood Cancer 11/26/2012
New Discovery about DNA Packaging11/16/2012
Opinion Leaders Shine Spotlight on Challenges of Developing Biomaterials11/14/2012
Game Changer for Arthritis, Anti-Fibrosis Drugs11/12/2012
First Two Grants for U's New School of Dentistry Will Focus on Drug Addiction, Pain Regulation and Reward Systems 11/09/2012
Celebrating National Healthy Eating Day11/07/2012
University of Utah and Memorial Hospital Sign Master Affiliation Agreement11/02/2012
Risk for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Increases in Winter11/01/2012
U Ethicist to Advise U.S. Health Secretary11/01/2012
Advancing Genetics on a Global Scale10/31/2012
Hispanic Caregivers' Immigration Status, Inability to Speak English Might Affect Care of Children with Cancer10/31/2012
Weight, Age, and Gender Affect Duration, Intensity of Toxicity for Stem Cell Donors10/29/2012
University of Utah Dental School Unveils Building Name and Location10/25/2012
Poison Centers Save More Than $1.8 Billion Every Year10/17/2012
U of U Hospital Honored with National Transplant Awards10/16/2012
U of U Names Richard W. Kendall, D.O, Chief of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation10/15/2012
U of U Health Care Staff and Volunteers Honored as Health Care Heroes10/11/2012
U.S. News Ranks University of Utah Hospital Among The Highest Performing Hospital's In The Nation10/02/2012
$21.8 Million Grant Renewal to Aid HIV Center in Imaging Research09/24/2012
University of Utah Health Care Ranks in Top 10 for 3rd Year In Prestigious National Quality and Accountability Assessment09/14/2012
Physician Receives Top Award from NIH09/14/2012
U of U Faculty Member Receives Doris Duke Award09/14/2012
Two Faculty Members Named to Benning Chairs09/14/2012
Utah Physician Named Executive Medical Officer of U of U Medical Group09/12/2012
Wnt Signaling Pathway Plays Key Role in Adult Nerve Cell Generation09/10/2012
U of U Physician Named Executive Medical Officer of U of U Medical Group09/10/2012
Urologist Catherine R. deVries Honored with ACS 2012 Humanitarian Award 09/06/2012
Genetic Association Between Parkinson's Disease and Prostate Cancer Uncovered09/06/2012
HIF Gene Mutation Found in Tumor Cells Offers New Clues about Cancer Metabolism 09/06/2012
New Health Sciences Leadership Positions to Focus on Inclusion and Strategy08/20/2012
Molecular 'Movies' May Help to Accelerate Anti-Cancer Drug Discovery08/17/2012
U of U Scientists Win $16 Million NIH Grant to Research, Treat Blood Clots in People With Diabetes and Other Metabolic Disorders08/14/2012
Genomic Study of Rare Children's Cancer Yields Possible Prognostic Tool08/09/2012
ARUP Laboratories'Medical Director, William Lewis Roberts, Dies at 5208/07/2012
Muscle-building Supplement Creatine Vastly Improves Response Time, Quality of Recovery in Women with Major Depressive Disorder08/06/2012
Next-Generation Sequencing Technology Provides Key in Identifying Genetic Cause of Rare Disorder-Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood07/30/2012
U Researchers Developing Prosthetic Implant07/27/2012
U of U Pediatrician, Carrie L. Byington, M.D., Named Vice-Dean for Academic Affairs And Faculty Development07/12/2012
University Blood and Marrow Transplant Program receives FACT Accreditation07/12/2012
Gene Controls How the Body Responds to Influenza Virus, Helps To Reduce the Impact of Infection06/28/2012
Sunil Sharma, M.D., Named Chief of Oncology06/25/2012
U of U Pharmacist Receives ASHP Award of Excellence06/25/2012
U of U Human Geneticist Named One of 22 Pew Scholars in Biomedical Sciences06/14/2012
Hormones, Music, and Human Emotion06/13/2012
Executive Director of Laura Bush Institute for Women's Health To Deliver Talks at 2012 Celebration of Women in Medicine and Science at U of U 06/01/2012
Pivotal Role for Proteins-From Helping Turn Carbs into Energy to Causing Devastating Neuromuscular Disease05/24/2012
HealthGrades ranks University of Utah Hospital as top Salt Lake City Hospital in Overall Patient Experience05/24/2012
Gold-Containing Arthritis Drug Shows Promise for Treating Major Intestinal Infection Caused by Parasite 05/21/2012
Use of Last-Resort Antibiotics Rises in VA Hospitals, National Study Finds05/16/2012
Mom's Poison Purse05/09/2012
U of U Physician Receives Pilot Grant to Study Esophageal Disease05/07/2012
Kathleen Digre, Michael Varner Receive 2012 Rosenblatt Prize05/04/2012
U of U Liver Transplant Program marks 101st Transplant04/27/2012
Mark A. Supiano, M.D., Elected to American Geriatrics Society Board of Directors04/25/2012
U of U Assistant Dean Named To Prestigious ELAM Program For Women in Academic Medicine04/24/2012
Mulvihill, Winter Named to Senior Leadership Posts04/18/2012
The Cell's "Personal Space": A Controlling Factor In Maintaining Healthy Tissue 04/17/2012
College of Nursing Joins Forces with the First Lady and Dr. Biden to support Veterans and Military Families04/13/2012
University of Utah IT Services Unveils New, High-efficiency Data Center in Salt Lake City04/09/2012
Found: A New Leukemia Drug and a New Approach04/09/2012
University of Utah Scientists Reveal Insight into How Key Protein Protects Against Viral Infections03/30/2012
Autism Rates in Utah, U.S., Reach All-Time High in 200803/29/2012
A New Breast Cancer Susceptibility Gene03/29/2012
Lorris Betz Receives Distinguished Service Award From AAMC03/27/2012
Deep-Sequencing Technique Holds Promise of Finding Viral Links to MS, Similar Diseases03/21/2012
Beyond the Microscope: Identifying Specific Cancers Using Molecular Analysis03/19/2012
National Library of Medicine Director, Donald A.B. Lindberg, M.D., To Deliver Reed M. Gardner Biomedical Informatics Lecture at U of U03/16/2012
Sun Safety Poster Contest Open to Utah Students Grades K-8, Statewide Contest Deadline March 2803/16/2012
Mechanisms of Vascular Disease in Aging Focus of U Center on Aging Research Retreat03/15/2012
'Extreme Affordability:' U of U Center for Global Surgery International Conference Aims To Spur Innovations that Make Lifesaving Operations Accessible to Billions of People03/14/2012
Mental Health Services Hits the Road with New Mobile Crisis Unit 03/13/2012
U.S. News Ranks U Programs Among The Best In Physician Assistant, Pharmacy, Nursing, Primary Care and Physical Therapy03/13/2012
Lifesaving Lung Cancer Screening Now Offered at Huntsman Cancer Institute 03/09/2012
A Day to Recognize Rare Diseases and Raise Awareness of Critical Need For Gene Sequencers in U of U Genetics Research02/29/2012
U of U Dental Education Program Provides Free Dental Care to Nearly 100 Kids in Need02/21/2012
Ceremony Honors Utah Pharmacy Professor for Receiving One of Japan's Highest Award--the Order of the Rising Sun02/17/2012
Gene Mutation Linked to Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease02/02/2012
New Study Shows High Hospital Utilization by Children with Neurological Impairment01/31/2012
U of U Health Care Earns Modern Healthcare's Spirit of Excellence Award for Process Improvement01/30/2012
U of U Pediatricians Selected for the National Innovation Advisors Program To Improve Patient Care, Reduce Costs 01/27/2012
David Entwistle Elected Chair of Utah Hospital Association Board of Trustees01/27/2012
Gene-Targeting Breakthrough Earns Biochemist National Award for Extraordinary Creativity from Genetics Society of America01/19/2012
Bacterial Toxin Plays Role in Most Common Types of Urinary Tract Infections01/19/2012
New Neighbors Have Arrived; U of U Health Care's South Jordan Health Center Delivers High Tech Healing with a Neighborhood Touch 01/17/2012
Medical School Joins Forces with Mrs. Obama to Teach Doctors-in-Training How to Treat Soldiers with PTSD and TBI01/12/2012
Wild Medicine: New Program Teaches Emergency Responders Backcountry Rescue Skills01/12/2012
Study Assesses Pain Relieving Benefits from Music01/06/2012