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Amy Lee Bredlau, Ann-Marie Broome

Tiny packages pack powerful treatment

A study using nanotechnology to treat brain tumors got such good results, the researchers initially questioned themselves.

...But further testing showed the results held up.


Dr. Prakash Kara

Exploring the mysteries of neuronal communication
Dr. Prakash Kara, above, talks about his brain imaging research, what it could mean for patients and what's next.


brain imaging

Brain study suggests need for imaging improvements
Researchers looked at what drives signals recorded during fMRI. They found increases in neuronal activity and blood flow were not as tightly linked as they expected....MORE


Dr. Samir Fakhry

Life-changing injuries call for serious support
Some people survive trauma but can't cope with the emotional aftermath. MUSC is offering an increasing array of resources.


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Protecting babies from opioid epidemic

From heart murmur to hearbreak to happiness

$8.9M grant funds three cancer research projects

New 3-D mammograms bring peace of mind

Outwitting 'smart' cancers with genomics

Brain imaging reveals changes caused by head impacts

Trips to the school nurse aren't what they used to be

Preacher finds new, life-saving calling

Child Life team brings play, wonder to kids

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In the News

New research shows stem cells in baby teeth could be key to good health later (ABC News, 5/24)

Philips deal with Medical University of South Carolina Hospital reflects strategy shift (MedCity News, 5/20)

Abortion ban 'scary,' obstetrics doctor says (The Post and Courier, 5/19)

Solving rural South Carolia's oral health crisis (The Post and Courier, 5/16)

Child brain tumor survivors celebrate life at MUSC picnic (The Post and Courier, 5/14)

MUSC's Science Cafe series offers up research during happy hour (The Post and Courier, 5/3)

Where are the best online master's programs in nursing? (Becker's Hospital review, 5/3)

Tobacco control experts defend vaping (The San Diego Tribune, 4/24)


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