Researchers have developed a skin patch that can turn white fat into energy-burning brown fat locally while raising the body’s metabolism.
Sitting around for one to two hours at a time without moving increases the risk of death, finds a new study.
Scientists have found compounds that can block transmission of the parasite that causes malaria and reduce resistance to currently available drugs.
Cancer immunotherapy drugs only work for a minority of patients, but a generic drug now used to increase blood flow may be able to improve those odds, a study by Columbia University Medical Center researchers suggests.
Immunotherapy expert Pawel Muranski speaks about the new CAR-T therapy for leukemia and his work to bring T cell therapies to patients with a wide range of cancers.
Prakash Satwani, MD, leads NYP/CUMC's program in CAR-T therapy, a new treatment that uses a patient's own T cells to attack cancer.