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Monday, April 27, 2015

UPMC’s Inpatient Child and Adolescent Bipolar Services Program Receives National Honor for Technology Efforts>

Inpatient Child/Adolescent Bipolar Spectrum Services clinic receives national award for health IT.

Monday, April 27, 2015

UPMC Statement on Consent Decree>

The Attorney General earlier today alleged that both UPMC and Highmark violated the Consent Decree.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Pitt, Children’s Research Papers Receive Top 10 Awards from Clinical Research Forum>

Three scientific papers published in 2014 by research teams from Pitt's School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital have each been selected to receive a Clinical Research Forum Annual Top 10 Clinical Research Achievement Award.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Inflammation-Cancer Feedback Loop Discovery is a Step Toward Better Cancer Drugs>

New findings hidden within the machinery behind the chronic inflammation-cancer feedback loop presented today by researchers from the University of Pittsburgh, partner with UPMC Cancer Center, at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) meeting

Monday, April 20, 2015

Trial Will Test Whether Antibody Can Prevent Alzheimer's>

Pitt researchers are part of a trial that will test for the first time whether an antibody against brain plaques can prevent Alzheimer’s.

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Magee, UPCI Researchers Seek New Targets for Ovarian Cancer Treatment>

Identifying molecular changes that occur in tissue after chemotherapy could be crucial in advancing treatments for ovarian cancer, according to research from Magee-Womens Research Institute and Foundation and the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute.

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Broccoli Sprout Extract Promising for Head and Neck Cancer Prevention>

Pitt scientists present dozens of studies at annual cancer research meeting, including a finding on broccoli and cancer.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Trial Co-Led by Pitt Researcher Shows Greater Function after Stroke When Blood Clots Removed from Brain Blood Vessels>

New Trial Shows Stroke Outcomes Better When Clots Removed

Friday, April 17, 2015

Hype vs. Proof: UPMC Experts Separate Brain and Heart Health Facts from Fiction >

UPMC experts cut through the hype and share proven strategies to improve heart and brain health.

Monday, April 13, 2015

Proving Scientific Dogma Isn't the Whole Story >

Proving Scientific Dogma Isn't the Whole Story