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Wednesday, October 12, 2016

In a First, Pitt-UPMC Team Help Paralyzed Man Feel Again Through a Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm>

Using chip implanted in the brain a paralyzed man feels touch through mind-controlled robotic arm

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Pitt Cancer Researcher Takes Helm of Renamed Institute for Precision Medicine >

Dr. Adrian Lee will lead the newly renamed center.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Pitt Urology Department Opens Cooperative Research Center with $7.7M Federal Grant >

$7.7 Million in Funding to Research BPH, Lowery Urinary Tract Symptoms

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Pitt Scientists Identify How Repair Protein Finds DNA Damage>

Like a first responder, protein quickly scans for damage and slows down to flag DNA repair machinery

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Quest to Cure Blindness: Pitt, UPMC Recruit World-Renowned Expert in Research and Therapies for Blindness and Vision Impairment>

José-Alain Sahel, M.D., has joined UPMC and Pitt’s faculty.