Recent Research

fat cells illustration

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

Parkinson's patient hands

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

neurosurgery via blood vessels

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


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


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


New research may help change treatment practices for patients diagnosed with low risk thyroid cancer.



Researchers aim to study how infections of the fetal membranes during pregnancy can increase risks for a number of serious newborn diseases. 


Prostate cancer represents a major health challenge and there is currently no effective treatment once it has advanced to the aggressive, metastatic stage


A new study identifies patients more likely to have underlying lesions from brain-bleeds, a finding that could help doctors treat the condition more rapidly.


A new tool for compressing complex data sets could lead to wider adoption of an analytical technique that may pave the way for improved software applications and development.

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