A new targeted therapy for hard-to-treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia appears to have fewer side effects than a previous therapy.
While stigma delays progress against HIV for many vulnerable groups, few groups have been less visible than female drug users.
A Mailman research team modeled the spread of the 2014 Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone for future real-time use of disease outbreaks elsewhere.
Individuals living in higher income neighborhoods are more likely to register with multiple transplant centers & have increased access to organ transplants.
The student-run Human Rights Asylum Clinic at P&S, provides pro bono medical evaluations to people seeking asylum in the United States.
A new study shows patients who do not improve with a standard antipsychotic have better outcomes if they switch to clozapine.
Mailman's Y. Claire Wang finds that with 1 in 7 adults severely obese, overall medical costs reached an estimated $69 billion for obesity-related health issues.
Eye damage from high-power lasers can masquerade as genetic eye diseases and lead to costly work-ups, Columbia ophthalmologists find.
Yufeng Shen, Peter Sims, and Chaolin Zhang have designed a new team-taught course that covers both the experimental and analytical basics of next-generation sequencing.
CDM's Dennis Mitchell discusses broad benefits of Columbia's efforts to increase diversity in academia.
Columbia researchers Andrea Califano and Jean Gautier have received prestigious NCI awards that support and encourage leaders in cancer research.