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Two Tools Are Tested to Better Understand the Effects of Concussion on Patients' Brains
Study shows potential use for cerebral blood flow and dopamine transporter imaging to evaluate T.B.I. patients.
Melissa A. Lazar, MD Appointed Breast Surgeon at Jefferson Breast Care Center
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital has appointed Melissa A. Lazar, MD as a surgeon at the Jefferson Breast Care Center. She has also been appointed an Assistant Professor of...
Breast Cancer Treatment Selection Is Improved by Genomic Tests at Jefferson Breast Care Center
Molecular subtyping enables more accurate prognosis and treatment selection, according to research presented at San Antonio Conference.
Novel Agent Set for Unique Clinical Test in Inflammatory Breast Cancer
A drug now used to treat a type of lymphoma has shown surprising benefit in preclinical studies of inflammatory breast cancer, according to a researcher at Thomas Jefferson...
Unique Partnership Lights Up a Parkinson's Disease Research Tool
NEW YORK, November 12, 2013 — The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF), Thomas Jefferson University (Jefferson) and Taconic have collaborated to create, validate and...
Cyclin D1 Governs microRNA Processing in Breast Cancer
Cyclin D1 controls cell cycle progression and microRNA biogenesis through Dicer - a new mechanism promoting breast cancer.
Making Sense of Sensation in Autism
Occupational therapy improves ability to perform everyday tasks in children with Autism.
Unhappy With Your Hospital? You Might Still Be Getting Great Care
Thomas Jefferson University is releasing a study that re-examines the role of patient satisfaction in measuring hospital quality. Patient satisfaction scores are both...
No Canine Rabies, No Canine Babies: Smaller Exposure Risks to Both Children and Adults
Thomas Jefferson University Receives Grand Challenges Explorations Grant For Groundbreaking Research in Global Health and Development.
Racial Difference in Blood Clotting Warrants a Closer Look at Heart Attack Medications
Thomas Jefferson University researchers have discovered that the formation of blood clots follows a different molecular route in African Americans versus European Americans, providing a...