On July 31, a symposium will honor the legacy of Dr. Marshall Nirenberg, whose work helped create the field of genetics.
Several CUMC researchers received grants from the NIH’s new BRAIN Initiative, a 12-year research program launched last year by President Obama.
Dietary cocoa flavanols—naturally occurring bioactives found in cocoa—reversed age-related memory decline in healthy older adults, according to a study led by CUMC scientists.
Faculty from dentistry, medicine, nursing, and public health are among 20 medical center faculty chosen for a fellowship program designed to cultivate thought leaders.
Columbia Public Health study suggests teenage boys value intimacy and closeness in relationships.
Study suggests that preventing infection in pregnancy may potentially reduce risk of schizophrenia.
Michael Argenziano, MD, likens heart surgery to flying on a plane: The risk of disaster is low because pilots and their teams are highly trained and have completed many successful flights.
A new study, involving roundworms, shows that starvation induces specific changes in so-called small RNAs and that these changes are inherited through at least three consecutive generations, without any DNA involvement.
1980 P&S graduate Oheneba Boachie-Adjei plans a return to Ghana to fulfill a dream of providing state-of-the art orthopedic and spine care in Africa.
Do aspirational goals such as an “end of AIDS” motivate action, or do they ultimately lead to inaction?
The gift funds a program that helps 1,200 young New Yorkers each year finish high school and enter college.
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is No. 6 in the country and No. 1 in New York in this year’s U.S. News & World Report’s hospital ranking.