Flint's McLaren Health To Take Over Karmanos Cancer InstituteFlint's McLaren Health Care will take over the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit. And the Detroit Medical Center isn't happy about it.
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New Book By Wayne State Prof Explores Health At Nano ScaleA Wayne State University School of Medicine professor has published a book that covers new advances in nano cell biology, nano medicine and imaging modalities.
Wayne State Scientists ID Neural Origins Of Hot Flashes In Menopausal WomenA new study from neuroscientists at the Wayne State University School of Medicine provides the first novel insights into the neural origins of hot flashes in menopausal women in years. The study may inform and eventually lead to new treatments for those who experience the sudden but temporary episodes of body warmth, flushing and sweating.
NIH Grant Makes 'STaRs' Of Eight Wayne State College Of Nursing StudentsEight Wayne State University undergraduate nursing students are gaining unique insight about the research field thanks to a $40,000 grant awarded to the university’s College of Nursing and School of Medicine from the National Institute of Nursing Research of the National Institutes of Health.
Wayne State University Researchers Seek Calcium Channels To Target Cancer TumorsTwo Wayne State University researchers are working on a technique that could lead to easier, faster identification of cancer tumors that can be effectively treated by calcium channel-based therapies.
Study Examines First Gulf War Environmental Exposures, Pregnancy OutcomesData collected and analyzed at the Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit has produced what could be the first published work to examine the relationship between wartime environmental exposures and birth outcomes for children of men and women living in Iraq before and after the 1991 Gulf War.
WSU Computer Science Students' Open Source Software Benefits Medical Field WorkThe work of Wayne State University College of Engineering students is having an impact on underserved patients being cared for by WSU School of Medicine students thousands of miles from Detroit.
WSU Neuroscientists Capture Brain Connectivity In Human FetusesWayne State University School of Medicine researchers have shown for the first time that brain connectivity in human fetuses can be measured, which could translate into new ways to diagnose, prevent and treat brain disorders like autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, dyslexia and cognitive impairments in early life.
Benign Breast Disease Factors Cut Put African-American Women At Risk For Cancer: WSU StudyA Wayne State University researcher has identified characteristics in benign breast disease associated with future cancer risk in African-American women.
Ultrasound Breast Cancer Imaging Invented At Karmanos Closer To FDA ApprovalSoftVue, the whole breast ultrasound imaging device created by two scientists from the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute and Wayne State University School of Medicine, is currently undergoing review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for market clearance.
Wayne State Expands With Detroit Renewable's Energy NetworkDetroit Thermal LLC, owner and operator of the downtown Detroit district energy steam system, today announced the 25-year commitment by Wayne State University to Detroit Thermal's renewable steam network.