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Read about e-cigarettes helping to stop smokins

Can e-cigarettes help smokers quit?

Recent study shows e-cigarettes may help reduce smoking and increase quit attempts.
Read about patented surgical devices

Neurosurgeon proves necessity is mother of invention

When Dr. Bruce Frankel encounters a problem, his mind goes into high gear.

Research Highlights

Read about lupus treatment

MUSC leads research on potential lupus treatment

$3.8M grant funds research testing whether stem cells can help people with treatment-resistant lupus.

Overlooked immune cells hold breakthrough for treating aggressive cancers

Dr. Stefanie Bailey (left) and Dr. Chrystal Paulos take a break to celebrate recent findings.

Advanced imaging lets researchers study mechanisms of stroke in real time

Dr. Andy Shih says understanding how the brain recovers after a stroke could lead to better therapy.

Featured Researcher:  MUSC College of Medicine

Tobacco companies forced to tell the truth

Tobacco control expert K. Michael Cummings, Ph.D., testified as an expert witness in litigation against cigarette companies.

K. Michael Cummings, Ph.D.
Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Research Events Calendar

Science Café

MUSC Science Café invites you to learn about science and technology in a fun, comfortable environment.
Date:    January 16, 2018
Time:    5:30 p.m.
             480 King Street
             Charleston, SC 29403

Dr. Dean Kilpatrick, director of the National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center

Join us at the Science Café to hear how Dr. Dean Kilpatrick, and his team at the National Crime Victims Research & Treatment Center are rolling up their sleeves to help open a Mass Violence and Victimization Resource Center to help those in need.

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