Columbia bioengineers used an electromechanical “workout” program to turn human stem cells into adult-like heart tissue in just four weeks.
In Columbia's biomedical engineering department, engineers and physicians work together to solve problems and improve health care.
A new prenatal DNA test detects more cases of Down syndrome than standard screening, a study by Columbia and UCSF researchers has found.
At Columbia, every pediatric cancer patient’s tumor is sequenced, so personalized treatment may be considered.
Two Columbia University Medical Center faculty members were present today when President Obama provided details of the precision medicine initiative he announced during this year’s State of the Union address.
A stem cell capable of regenerating both bone and cartilage has been identified in bone marrow of mice.