Drug-eluting stents pose no greater risk of major heart attack following non-cardiac surgery than bare metal stents.

Studies zero in on potential biomarkers in muscle tissue for Lou Gehrig’s disease.

Patients in estrogen trial had fewer poor results, and in post-intervention there was a significant decrease in breast cancer.
Mitochondrial DNA determines oxidant levels and may further explain why some people get sick and others don’t.
From The Mix: A recent study found that, along with triggering inflammation, TNF-alpha also blocks the engulfment and removal of dying cells.
Singh will develop a medical decision making guide for African-American and Hispanic lupus patients with kidney disease.
A UAB study discovers a pathway used by malignant tumor cells to invade healthy parts of the brain, giving researchers a fresh target for drug discovery.
A clinical review from geriatricians urges primary care physicians to take a more aggressive role in ascertaining the mobility of their older patients.
A new study found chronic alcohol use may interfere with the genetic clocks in liver cells to accelerate liver damage.
World-renowned scientists search for ways to prevent acute kidney failure and improve management of the disease.