Researchers have found the first direct evidence that autoimmunity plays a role in Parkinson’s disease.
The discovery that pain receptors continue to function within nerves may lead to more effective pain medications with fewer side effects.
Nicholas Arpaia is one of only 15 researchers this year to receive a prestigious scholarship for early-career scientists from the Searle Scholars Program.
Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, the Mikati Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering, has been appointed a University Professor, Columbia University’s highest academic honor.
Vitamin B supplements reduced negative effects of fine particle pollution on the heart and immune system, a small pilot study has found.
A breakdown in the synchronized behavior of some neurons may produce schizophrenia symptoms, according to a new study of a mouse model of the disorder.
More nurse practitioners are becoming primary care providers, a trend that Columbia Nursing helped begin when the school opened a clinic two decades ago.
Joachim Frank received a 2017 Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences for pioneering developments in electron microscopy.
P&S professors Piero Dalerba and Lei Ding and visiting professor Rob Lane have been named 2017 Schaefer Research Scholars.
New research from Emmanuelle Passegué reveals how some stem cells age and how they may be rejuvenated to promote healthy aging.
Columbia University scientists study tumor revertants as possible new approach to cancer therapy.
The Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center has launched an initiative to study the relationship between the brain and metabolic disorders such as obesity and diabetes.