For the first time, a therapy has been found that can delay progression of metastatic uveal melanoma, a rare and deadly form of melanoma of the eye.
Columbia researchers identify immune cells responsible for destroying hair follicles in people with alopecia areata and restore hair growth with an FDA-approved drug
Two Columbia Public Health professors find that a global health model for reducing maternal mortality has broad health-care benefits.
Arnold Relman, MD (P&S 1946), a former editor of the New England Journal of Medicine, died at his home in Cambridge, Ma., on June 17, his 91st birthday.
In an article published in The Atlantic magazine, noted gerontologist and Mailman School of Public Health Dean Linda Fried discusses aging.
Factsheet highlights the importance of NIH funds to New York State—and to Columbia in particular.
More than 50 public health schools gathered at Columbia for “A Public Health Approach to Incarceration,” a conference organized by the Mailman School and the Tow Foundation.
Pediatric urology surgeon Pasquale Casale explains the advantages of robotic surgery for both children and their surgeons
At Columbia, personalized medicine represents a commitment to harness the institution’s intellectual and technological resources to transform both medical research and patient care.
The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation honored Eric Kandel for his dedication to research that will help people with mental illness.
Good health care is lagging behind public acceptance of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people.