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2014-06-25 12:25:45

BOSTON, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mount Sinai Health System, an integrated health system comprising the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and seven hospital campuses, has expanded its partnership with Press Ganey to capture deeper patient data through census-based surveying(TM). Mount Sinai is one of the largest health systems in the New York metropolitan area, and the ability to segment at the department, service and unit level will enable the system to better pinpoint...

Specific Mechanisms Of Alzheimer’s Disease Countered By Cocoa Extract
2014-06-24 03:38:45

Mount Sinai Hospital Insights into mechanisms behind cocoa’s benefit may lead to new treatments or dietary regimens A specific preparation of cocoa-extract called Lavado may reduce damage to nerve pathways seen in Alzheimer’s disease patients’ brains long before they develop symptoms, according to a study conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and published June 20 in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (JAD). Specifically, the study results, using mice...

2014-06-23 23:04:14

The future of medicine, the cost of American health care, data and drug discovery, and biotech innovation are among the topics to be explored by leaders from the Mount Sinai Health System during the 2014 Aspen Ideas Festival New York, NY (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 The future of medicine, the cost of American health care, data and drug discovery, and biotech innovation are among the topics to be explored by leaders from the Mount Sinai Health System during the 2014 Aspen Ideas Festival, to be...

2014-06-23 12:28:43

Innovative technology integrates flight simulation technology with brain surgery; allows surgeons to see what couldn't be seen CLEVELAND, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Surgical Theater's advanced 3-D imaging technology will be showcased by The Mount Sinai Hospital at the Aspen Ideas Festival, June 24-July 3 in Aspen, Colorado. The Festival, a gathering of the most innovative, forward thinking minds, provides the opportunity for attendees to experience first-hand groundbreaking...

2014-06-17 08:29:05

Side-By-Side Genomic Analysis of Patients' Tumor and TumorGraft Mouse Avatars Before and After Treatment Also to be Conducted NEW YORK and HACKENSACK, N.J., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Champions Oncology (OTC: CSBR), a company engaged in the development of advanced technology solutions and services to personalize the development and use of oncology drugs, today announced the initiation of a clinical trial evaluating the use of Champions...

2014-06-07 23:02:39

Well-known New York-based physician, Dr. Jana Klauer, will now retail Previse Skincare, a top choice for preventative skincare, at her practice. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 Dr. Jana Klauer is a New York City-based physician whose clinical expertise in nutrition, metabolic adaptation to exercise, and biology of body fat regulation has made her one of the country’s leading authorities in her field. She attended the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and trained in internal...

2014-06-02 23:04:13

The American Academy of Arts & Sciences has announced its 2014 class of new members New York, NY (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 The American Academy of Arts & Sciences has announced its 2014 class of new members. Included among the list are leaders in the sciences, social sciences, humanities, arts, business, public affairs, and the nonprofit sector is Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai’s Peter Palese, PhD, Professor and Chair of the Department of Microbiology. The American Academy...

2014-05-13 23:03:47

James C. Tsai, MD, MBA has been appointed President of New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai and Chair of Ophthalmology for the Mount Sinai Health System, effective September 2014. New York (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Mount Sinai is pleased to announce today that James C. Tsai, MD, MBA has been appointed President of New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai and Chair of Ophthalmology for the Mount Sinai Health System, effective September 2014. A world-renowned physician-scientist...

2014-05-13 23:01:45

Mount Sinai study reports the socioeconomic status of congestive heart failure patients does not influence hospital rankings for heart failure readmissions. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 A new report by Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, published in the journal Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, shows the socioeconomic status of congestive heart failure patients does not influence hospital rankings for heart failure readmissions. In the study, researchers...

2014-05-09 16:24:29

New Technique Expands Number of Functional Cord Blood Stem Cells for Transplantation NEW YORK, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Adults suffering from diseases such as leukemia, lymphoma, and other blood-related disorders may benefit from life-saving treatment commonly used in pediatric patients. Researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai have identified a new technique that causes cord blood (CB) stems cells to generate in greater numbers making them more useful...


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