Researchers have developed a skin patch that can turn white fat into energy-burning brown fat locally while raising the body’s metabolism.
Heavy cannabis use may alter the brain's dopamine system, revealing patterns of addiction commonly seen in other types of illicit drug use.
Seventy Columbia medical students presented their research to faculty during P&S Student Research Day.
P&S student Dylan O'Connor recounts his role in launching a new medical school in the African nation Lesotho, with the help of experts from Columbia and the local area.
Columbia researchers have created a new mouse model of anorexia that may reveal new ways to treat the disorder.
The biomarker is an important step toward understanding and treating one of the most devastating symptoms of schizophrenia.