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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.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

UPMC Voice Center Presents ‘Sing Out,’ a Vocal Health Workshop >

The workshop will offer speaking and singing voice techniques, hands on training and more.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Pitt Physician Receives Highest Honor from Chinese Government>

Timothy Billiar, M.D., received the Friendship Award from the People's Republic of China.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Pitt Faculty Receive Prestigious National Institutes of Health Awards for Early Career Investigators>

William R. Stauffer, Ph.D., and Matthew D. Neal, M.D., will receive awards from the NIH.

Friday, September 30, 2016

Pitt Team Receives $2.5 million in DOD Funds for First Retrievable Vascular Stent>

Funding will help further develop vascular stent to treat common military wounds, gunshot victims

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Healthy Lifestyle in Old Age Shortens End-of-Life Disability>

A white man with a healthy lifestyle adds about 3 active, disability-free years to his life.