Andrea Califano discusses the potential for precision medicine to target differences in the ways disease presents in individuals.
Irving Family’s $700 Million Bequest to Columbia and NYP Sets Stage for Dramatic Advances in Cancer Research and Care
Columbia University and NYP announced today that Florence Irving and her late husband, Herbert Irving, have given $700 million to the two institutions to dramatically advance research and clinical programs for the treatment of cancer.
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Ross Frommer testifies about the importance of state investments to keep scientists in New York, citing an investment of less than $1 million that resulted in much higher gains.
The drug Gleevec is well known not only for its effectiveness against leukemia. A similar drug might be able to tame some brain cancers, new research from Columbia University Medical Center has shown.
Scientists at Columbia and Brookhaven have uncovered the structure of a mysterious blood protein that binds to benzodiazepines like Valium.
List identifies those who have published the highest-impact research papers.
Three-part, six-hour documentary is based on Mukherjee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning "The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer."
Using PET imaging, researchers have found that patients with schizophrenia have reduced levels of dopamine in their frontal cortex.
Melissa Stockwell, MD, MPH, assistant professor of pediatrics and of population & family health, has spoken out to debunk seven myths about the measles vaccine.
Dodi Meyer, a force behind Columbia programs that provide service and learning opportunities in our neighborhood, has been honored with a community service award.