Kevin L. Gardner, MD, PhD, has been named senior vice chair of the Department of Pathology and Cell Biology and professor of pathology and cell biology at CUMC. “Dr. Gardner’s mission at Columbia University is to expand his groundbreaking research on breast cancer pathogenesis and to help lead our precision medicine initiatives, particularly in underrepresented […]
A stem cell capable of regenerating both bone and cartilage has been identified in bone marrow of mice.
Columbia researchers identify immune cells responsible for destroying hair follicles in people with alopecia areata and restore hair growth with an FDA-approved drug
A new study, involving roundworms, shows that starvation induces specific changes in so-called small RNAs and that these changes are inherited through at least three consecutive generations, without any DNA involvement.
Columbia University Medical Center researchers have created a way to develop personalized gene therapies for patients with retinitis pigmentosa, a leading cause of vision loss.
By switching off a single gene, Columbia scientists have converted human gastrointestinal cells into insulin-producing cells.