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Parents are the key to keeping kids off drugs

Psychologist Phillippe Cunningham's new study will reward parents for getting involved in their children's drug treatment.
Testing stem cells to treat heart failure

Testing stem cells as possible treatment for heart failure

Women are more likely than men to suffer from heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, and veterans get it earlier than civilians.

Research Highlights

Dr. Wright and SURP Student

Summer internship program leads undergrads to research track

Dr. Cynthia Wright, center, with summer undergraduate research program students.

Researchers probing the beneficial secrets in dolphins' proteins

A recent study found dolphins' ability to dive without injury may hold clues to improving treatment for humans.
Mom reading to children

Nursing researcher puts Latino children on the path to success

The Duke Endowment works to “nurture children, promote health, educate minds and enrich spirits” across the Carolinas.

Featured Researcher:  MUSC College of Medicine

Dr. Wu, cancer researcher

Cancer Immunotherapy researcher becoming a superstar

Cancer immunotherapy is perhaps the most exciting development in cancer research, as avant-garde researchers like Jennifer Wu, Ph.D. explore the possibility that it might very well be the solution to eradicating cancer.

Jennifer Wu, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Upcoming MUSC Research Event

Science Café

MUSC Science Café invites you to learn about science and techology in a fun, comfortable environment.
Date:     October 18, 2016
Time:     5:30 p.m.
Place:    Charleston Beer Works (upstairs)
               480 King Street
               Charleston, SC 29403

The recent Science Café explored the fascinating, tiny world of nanotechnology – a field that’s a mix of medicine, engineering, chemistry and biology.  MUSC researcher Ann-Marie Broome, Ph.D., who explored how this field is shaping the future of medicine with its ability to deliver powerful drugs in tiny, designer packages.


In the News

Study Suggests Home-based Telemental Health Delivers Better Quality of Life for Veterans (11/24)

RedHill Biopharma Announces YELIVA™ (ABC294640) Poster Presentation at the 2016 EORTC-NCI-AACR Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics Symposium (11/21)

Epilepsy – why do seizures sometimes continue after surgery? (11/17)

Health: It's not all in the genes: Clean living can cut heart risks (11/17)

MUSC to be part of a $157 million environmental health study (11/7)

SimTunes working to improve maternal and fetal mortality in military hospitals, safety for Ebola health care providers (11/16)

Patients eager to test device that could ease heart failure symptoms (11/10)

Testing stem cells as possible treatment for heart failure (11/10)


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