A type of ultraviolet light that is harmless to humans could be a new weapon against the spread of flu virus in public spaces.
Across the country, the worst of the flu season will be over by early February, according to a computer model developed by Mailman School scientists.
A study that identifies a litany of mutations that allow the malaria-causing parasite to become resistant to drugs has also identified potential new ways to kill the parasite.
At TED 2017, CUMC radiation scientist David Brenner discussed his work using physics to create a new, potentially life-saving weapon against drug-resistant microbes.
CUMC experts discuss the CDC's recommendation of a new shingles vaccine for adults over 50.
New Zika research from Columbia University suggests that high rates of microcephaly in Brazil were not caused by new mutations in the virus, as previously believed.