A new clinical trial will determine if the drug apixaban can prevent recurrent strokes in people with atrial cardiopathy.
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017 was awarded to Joachim Frank, PhD, professor of biochemistry & molecular biophysics and of biological sciences, Richard Henderson, and Jacques Dubochet for developing cryo-electron microscopy.
The 152 members of the Class of 2021 received their white coats on a date of historical meaning during the 250th anniversary of P&S.
A test developed by Columbia University researchers is the first that simultaneously tests for Zika, dengue, chikungunya, and West Nile viruses.
Researchers have found a way to identify disease-causing genetic mutations in the non-coding region of the genome, which has been uninterpretable until now.
New research at Columbia University Medical Center has revealed how special molecules help the tongue communicate with the brain to identify the correct taste. Using this knowledge, scientists were able rewire the taste system of mice.
CUMC Celebrates acknowledges individuals at Columbia University Medical Center for their grants, honors, and leadership positions.
A new index–developed by researchers at Columbia and USC–measures how countries are adapting to their aging populations.
Aspirin does not increase the risk of hospitalization or death in patients taking ACE inhibitors or ARBs for heart failure, Columbia researchers have found.
Using a noninvasive test developed at Columbia, older TAVR patients with an unusual heart failure pattern were found to have cardiac amyloidosis.
In 1767, the governors of King's College unanimously approved a petition from New York physicians to establish the medical school that would become P&S.