Plans are under way for Columbia Ebola experts to set up a state-of-the-art diagnostic laboratory in the heart of the Ebola outbreak in Africa.
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.
Magazine's new global list ranks top 500 universities from 49 countries.
Plaque on lid notes that it was a gift from John Anthon to P&S alumnus Frank Smith’s ancestor, Dr. David Hosack, in recognition of his medical services to Mr. Anthon’s parents.
P&S supports and advises Ben-Gurion University’s Medical School for International Health (MSIH), which offers its students specialized training in global health
Two P&S faculty members are among the educators collaborating with i-Humans Patients Inc. on a project to strengthen the effectiveness of medical education programs.
T cells are specialized for different locations in the body, a finding that may impact the design of vaccines and cancer immunotherapies.
Columbia University Medical Center has presented Andrew Hattersley, DM, and Mark McCarthy, MD, with the 16th Naomi Berrie Award for Outstanding Research in Diabetes, for their work on the genetics of the disease.
Medical center faculty members distinguished in engineering, neuroscience, and biological sciences were elected Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Preterm birth is the leading cause of newborn death in the United States and the leading killer of children under age 5 worldwide.
Five Columbians join a state task force that will implement New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s three-point plan to end the AIDS epidemic.