Latest Rochester Medical Center Stories

2010-06-10 10:52:50

Scientists have uncovered the flu’s secret formula for effectively evolving within and between host species: balance.

2010-06-01 19:26:23

Scientists are making strides against cerebral malaria, a fatal form of malaria in children that can ravage the brain and is extremely difficult to treat.

2010-05-31 08:50:00

Scientists have taken another important step toward understanding just how sticking needles into the body can ease pain.

2010-05-27 09:59:13

Implications for treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome, No 1 cause of female infertility

2010-05-26 09:58:35

HDL cholesterol can transform from good to bad actor in heart disease process .

2010-05-25 09:53:02

University of Rochester Medical Center scientists discovered a defect in cellular pathways that provides a new explanation for the earliest stages of abnormal skull development in newborns, known as craniosynostosis.

2010-05-21 07:40:14

“I didn’t know what was wrong,” many patients say.

2010-05-20 15:01:39

A University of Rochester study helps to explain why men get liver cancer more often than women and opens the door for a new treatment pathway, by showing a direct link between the androgen receptor, which is more active in men, and the hepatitis B virus as it relates to the deadly cancer.

2010-05-20 13:33:11

Tightly controlled study saw no benefits for sleep, attention and bowel function.

2010-05-20 11:05:13

The US Air Force Suicide Prevention Program (AFSPP) has reduced suicide rates significantly since it was launched in 1996, according to a new study that examined almost three decades of data.