Aidin Ashoori, a first-year P&S student and accomplished pianist, performs at Carnegie Hall on Feb. 23, 2014.
In most cases of ALS, a toxin released by cells that normally nurture neurons in the brain and spinal cord can trigger loss of the nerve cells affected in the disease, report Columbia researchers.
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While most hospitals have policies to prevent health care-associated infections, clinicians often fail to follow the guidelines established to prevent these infections.
CUMC researchers have found direct evidence of a link between prenatal vitamin A deficiency and postnatal airway hyperresponsiveness, a hallmark of asthma.
CUMC students, faculty, and graduates have contributed individually and collectively to efforts to increase the diversity of America’s health-care workforce and eliminate health disparities. The medical center salutes these individuals and programs.