The gift funds a program that helps 1,200 young New Yorkers each year finish high school and enter college.
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.
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.
Take advantage of summer greenmarket produce with these recipes approved by CUMC nutrition expert Dr. Wahida Karmally.
The ability to diagnose Alzheimer’s before the onset of symptoms would allow physicians to treat it before extensive brain damage has occurred.
Hundreds of photos taken during 2013–2014 have been compiled into a slide show that captures images from the year’s recurring and unique events.
In preclinical tests, a two-drug combination that blocks cancer’s escape route shows promise against MPNST, an aggressive nerve tumor.
Story focuses on Hip Hop Public Health’s new anti-obesity campaign, which is based on obesity research conducted at Columbia University Medical Center.
Lei Ding, PhD, discusses how being named a Rita Allen Foundation Scholar helps him pursue the work he loves.
Columbia spinal surgeon is one of five surgeons in the world to have authored three or more articles that rank among the top 100 most-cited articles in the field.
Columbia University Medical Center researchers have created a way to develop personalized gene therapies for patients with retinitis pigmentosa, a leading cause of vision loss.