Recent Research

08.29.19

New research correlates inflammation in the brain and gut to negative emotional state during opioid withdrawal

prostate cancer and cardiovascular health, hormone therapy
08.13.19

Common prostate cancer therapy may increase short-term risk of death in patients with pre-existing cardiovascular conditions.

Smoking head and neck cancer
08.08.19

A change in the tumor metabolism due to tobacco exposure could open new treatment avenues in head and neck cancer.

08.06.19

Jefferson will become one of 48 centers in the world focused on Parkinson’s patient care, research, outreach and education, named by the Parkinson’s Foundation.

08.01.19

New research establishes link between mitochondria dysfunction and dopamine in PINK1 model of disease.

fat cells illustration
07.25.19

Jefferson researchers unveil first demonstration of heritable mutations behind non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

Parkinson's patient hands
07.24.19

The discovery supports GM1 ganglioside as a potential target for Parkinson's therapy.

neurosurgery via blood vessels
07.17.19

Changing the route of entry for minimally invasive neurosurgery provides better outcomes for a wide range of interventions, and is preferred by patients.

07.17.19

Researchers identify changes in enzymes that may contribute to lung damage in rare genetic disorder

07.16.19

The naturally occurring molecule N-acetylcysteine (NAC) shows benefit in a clinical trial for Parkinson’s Disease

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