Latest New York University Stories

2013-05-07 23:32:03

Smith & Jones introduces Ellis Medicine´s 2013 maternity marketing campaign. Troy, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 “Obstetrics is inherently a dangerous situation,” said Dr. Susan Dantoni, an OB/GYN Hospitalist at Ellis Medicine´s Bellevue Woman´s Center, “and having an OB hospitalist who specializes in handling OB emergencies, it simply reduces the risks to the moms and the babies.” Bellevue Woman´s Center is the only facility in the Capital District...

2013-04-30 10:43:46

Researchers at New York University and NYU Langone Medical Center have created a novel way to enhance MRI by reducing interference from large macromolecules that can often obscure images generated by current chemical exchange saturation transfer (CEST) methods. Their work, which appears in the Nature publishing group journal Scientific Reports, has the potential to improve MRI for cartilage as well as for brain tissue. "We have found a way to eliminate signals of certain molecules and...

2013-04-11 10:34:45

The certification of seafood as "sustainable" by the nonprofit Marine Stewardship Council is too lenient and discretionary, a study by a consortium of researchers has found. "When consumers want sustainable fish there are two options to meet the demand: fisheries can become more sustainable or the definition of sustainable can be watered down to be practically meaningless–with MSC seafood, the definition has been repeatedly watered down," said Jennifer Jacquet, a clinical assistant...

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