Lorraine S. Symington, PhD, the Harold S. Ginsberg Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Among children with congenital heart disease, those from low-income neighborhoods have higher mortality than kids from high-income areas, even when treated at the same hospitals.
RhoGAM, a drug developed in the 1960s by Columbia University physicians, prevents one of the most severe and devastating diseases affecting fetuses and newborn babies and is still in use today.
Columbia University Irving Medical Center has launched the first truly multidisciplinary Center of Excellence for treating hypertension in the New York metropolitan area.
Andrew Moran, MD, internist and hypertension expert, addresses questions about the new blood pressure treatment guidelines.
A type of ultraviolet light that is harmless to humans could be a new weapon against the spread of flu virus in public spaces.