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URMC Honored for Stroke, Cardiac Programs

URMC Honored for Stroke, Cardiac Programs

May 28, 2013

This is the fourth consecutive year that Strong Memorial Hospital has received the AHA/ASA Get With The Guidelines program’s highest honor, the Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.

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Wilmot Adds Cancer Survivorship Program

Wilmot Adds Cancer Survivorship Program

May 28, 2013

The program offered by Wilmot Cancer Center will serve as the next step in a patient’s care once they have completed cancer treatment.

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Fighting Esophageal Cancer with WATS

Fighting Esophageal Cancer with WATS

May 20, 2013

Gastroenterologists at URMC have been using an innovative technology to detect precancerous cells and prevent progression of esophageal adenocarcinoma – the fastest growing form of cancer in the U.S.

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New Clinic Researches Rare Lung Disease

New Clinic Researches Rare Lung Disease

May 14, 2013

Clinicians and scientists at the University of Rochester Medical Center are working to improve the lives of patients with lymphangioleiomyomatosis.

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NIH Names UR a Center for AIDS Research

NIH Names UR a Center for AIDS Research

May 9, 2013

The designation will support the career development of the next generation of HIV/AIDS researchers through mentoring programs and pilot grants

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Autistic Kids Detect Motion Faster

Autistic Kids Detect Motion Faster

May 8, 2013

Such heightened sensory perception in autism may help explain why some people with the disorder are painfully sensitive to noise and bright lights.

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Local Laws Lower Lead Poisoning

Local Laws Lower Lead Poisoning

May 6, 2013

The goal of the study is to provide other communities with a blueprint upon which to model their efforts to reduce lead poisoning.

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Making Sense of Monkey Math

Making Sense of Monkey Math

May 3, 2013

The study tracked eight olive baboons, ages 4 to 14, in 54 separate trials of guess-which-cup-has-the-most-treats.

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New Optical Lenses, Now Even Better

New Optical Lenses, Now Even Better

April 23, 2013

Researchers have applied a sophisticated imaging technique to obtain the first 3D, high-resolution pictures of a recently developed type of optical lenses.

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Tuning Tamoxifen Against Basal-like Breast Cancer

Tuning Tamoxifen Against Basal-like Breast Cancer

April 23, 2013

A powerful drug combination appears to selectively targets cancer cells while sparing normal cells; and it appears to cripple cancer stem cells.

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