News and Announcements
Study Reveals Chemo’s Toxicity to Brain
Medical Center researchers have developed a novel animal model showing that four commonly used chemotherapy drugs disrupt the birth of new brain cells, and that the condition could be partially reversed with an insulin-like growth factor.
Grant to Solidify Health Care Model for Foster Children
The New York State Health Foundation has awarded a $300,000 grant to the Medical Center to implement and compare a new enhanced model of care, called Starlight Pediatrics, for managing health issues for children in foster care.
Researchers Identify Elderly at Risk for Depression
Medical Center researchers have pinpointed the prime factors identifying which elderly persons are at the highest risk for developing major depression.
Gallery Store Open Monday for Holiday Hours
The Memorial Art Gallery will be closed Monday, Dec. 21, but the
Gallery Store will be open for special holiday hours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Kodak Hall Plays Host to RPO Holiday Concert
The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Jeff Tyzik will
present a series of gala Holiday Pops! concerts at Kodak Hall at
Eastman Theatre beginning tonight at 8 p.m. Concerts will also be held
at 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 20. For
more information and to purchase tickets, go to the RPO Web site.