Researchers have developed a computer algorithm that is helping scientists see how drugs produce pharmacological effects inside the body.
A unique summer program, now in its 14th year, strives to attract more diversity to ranks of biomedical scientists. Two alumni of the program are currently studying at Columbia
Columbia researchers show through mouse models that a pharmaceutical agent may have value as a prophylactic against stress-induced psychiatric disorders.
Despite concerns that use of antipsychotic medications in treating young people has increased, use actually declined between 2006 and 2010 for children ages 12 and under, and increased for adolescents and young adults.
Children who are given prescription acid-reducing medications face a higher risk of developing C. diff. infection, a potentially severe colonic disorder.
Marijuana use in teenagers does not increase after a state legalizes medical marijuana, according to study.