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Carbone Cancer Center Opens Nation's Largest Precision-Medicine Trial

Madison, Wisconsin - Patients at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center can now enroll in the nation’s biggest trial of precision medicine that targets the genetic mutations that drive their cancer.      ...
7/29/2016 | Carbone Cancer Center Opens Nation's Largest Precision-Medicine Trial

Lifestyle Factors May Drive Alzheimer's Disease

Lifestyle Factors May Drive Alzheimer

Madison, Wisconsin - Life stress, insulin resistance, and poor sleep may be precursors to Alzheimer’s disease, according to University of Wisconsin-Madison research presented this week at the 2016 Alzheimer’s Association International Con...
7/28/2016 | Lifestyle Factors May Drive Alzheimer's Disease

Macular Degeneration Insight Identifies Promising Drugs to Prevent Vision Loss

Macular Degeneration Insight Identifies Promising Drugs to Prevent Vision Loss

In a study published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a University of Wisconsin-Madison research team pinpoints how immune abnormalities beneath the retina result in macular degeneration, a common condition that often...
7/27/2016 | Macular Degeneration Insight Identifies Promising Drugs to Prevent Vision Loss

School of Medicine and Public Health Well-Represented in UW2020 Awards

School of Medicine and Public Health Well-Represented in UW2020 Awards

Su-Chun Zhang has been awarded a UW2020: WARF Discovery Initiative grant to advance the study of Parkinson’s disease. Eight proposals involving University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health researchers are among 14 research ...
7/27/2016 | School of Medicine and Public Health Well-Represented in UW2020 Awards

The Power of Presence

The Power of Presence

Reflection of the Day: "The most basic and powerful way to connect to another person is to listen. Just listen. Perhaps the most important thing we ever give each other is our attention... A loving silence often has far more power to heal and to conn...
7/27/2016 | The Power of Presence

Two UW Carbone Researchers Awarded UW2020 Funding

Two UW Carbone Researchers Awarded UW2020 Funding

University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center faculty members Paul Sondel, MD, PhD, and Elizabeth Burnside, MD have both had research proposals selected for support from the UW2020: WARF Discovery Initiative. Their projects are partially supported wi...
7/26/2016 | Two UW Carbone Researchers Awarded UW2020 Funding

 

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