New genetic findings should help researchers uncover how MacTel, a disease of the retina, develops and how to design therapies to prevent loss of vision.
From the medical school classroom to the ice hockey arena, P&S student Caroline Park is preparing for a career as a doctor while training to compete in the 2018 Olympics.
Sexual reproduction may have never evolved if organisms hadn’t developed a way to restrain the immune system during fertilization, according to a new CUMC study.
Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, the Mikati Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering, has been appointed a University Professor, Columbia University’s highest academic honor.
A breakdown in the synchronized behavior of some neurons may produce schizophrenia symptoms, according to a new study of a mouse model of the disorder.
Joachim Frank received a 2017 Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences for pioneering developments in electron microscopy.