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Johns Hopkins has role in new cancer documentary

March-April 2015
'Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies,' a three-part, six-hour PBS documentary series executive produced by Ken Burns, premieres March 30 / Gazette

Drug shows promise as early dementia treatment

March 11, 2015 1:02:00 pm
Hyperactivity calmed in brains of patients at high risk for dementia due to Alzheimer's disease

Sickness and inHealth

Spring 2015
Revolutionary change is coming to medicine, driven by 0s and 1s / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Autism and genetics

March 25, 2015 2:00:00 pm
Researchers ID genetic variant linked to disease by studying severely affected families / Hopkins Medicine
Dreamit

Health IT boot camp

March 16, 2015 2:45:00 pm
Johns Hopkins-based startup Baton among six startups selected for four-month accelerator
Fitness for less

Working out, reshaped

March 16, 2015 2:00:00 pm
Team of student entrepreneurs bring social exercise to campus with ShapeU online tool

Making whole

Spring 2015
A Hopkins team has developed tech for more natural reconstructive surgeries / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Short of breath

Spring 2015
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The latest research findings from Johns Hopkins / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Tactile science

Spring 2015
Linden argues that our tactile ability is the one sense we couldn't live without in his new book Touch / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Test predicts risk of dying

March 3, 2015 2:29:00 pm
Cardiologists devise formula that uses heart stress test results to estimate death risk over next decade / Hopkins Medicine

Twitter analysis could yield insight into vaccine refusal

February 24, 2015 2:01:00 pm
Computer scientist Mark Dredze part of team exploring why people refuse vaccines, how these reasons vary among communities

Mice whiskers yield clues to memory formation, Johns Hopkins researchers say

March-April 2015
Observation technique could yield clues on autism, Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia / Gazette
What I've Learned

With Jacquelyn Campbell

March-April 2015
Domestic violence expert, one of university's 17 inaugural Gilman Scholars talks about her pioneering work / Gazette

Soda coloring and cancer

February 19, 2015 9:52:00 am
Analysis: Caramel coloring used in some sodas exposes many to potential carcinogen / School of Public Health
Ebola preparedness

Hopkins Medicine develops training videos for CDC

February 18, 2015 10:19:00 am
Modules aim to help hospital emergency departments better prepare to treat patients with infectious diseases / Hopkins Medicine

Experts discuss measles vaccine efficacy, resistance

February 10, 2015 10:31:00 am
School of Public Health hosts half-day symposium amid national outbreak that has sickened more than 120
Snake secret

How deadly venom works

February 10, 2015 8:45:00 am
Reclusive coral snake's lethal toxin could aid in study of epilepsy, schizophrenia, chronic pain / Hopkins Medicine
Research leader

No. 1 in research spending

February 6, 2015 2:25:00 pm
JHU spent $2.2 billion in FY2013, tops in U.S. for 35th year in a row
Symposium

Measles rises again

February 5, 2015 4:12:00 pm
School of Public Health to gather experts to discuss science, policy of a preventable outbreak
Unsafe vapor

Emerging health concern

February 4, 2015 2:00:00 pm
E-cigarettes weaken immune system, study shows / School of Public Health
Global health

Slowing Ebola's spread

February 4, 2015 8:40:00 am
Guinean doctor who survived Ebola works with Jhpiego-led group to ensure proper infection prevention practices
Commentary

Anti-vaccine madness

February 3, 2015 8:43:00 am
JHSPH vaccine expert featured in Sunday column on current measles outbreak / The New York Times
Frontier Award

Award supports 'new directions' in research

January 28, 2015 4:20:00 pm
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JHU stem cell researcher Sharon Gerecht receives inaugural President's Frontier Award

Researchers study brain injuries in ex-NFL players

January 26, 2015 12:08:00 pm
Results provide further evidence of potential long-term neurological risks to football players who sustain repeated head injuries / Hopkins Medicine

Brain researcher honored

January 23, 2015 2:06:00 pm
Lisa Feigenson receives $75,000 Troland Research Award from NAS for her ongoing investigation of early brain development, number sense

Asthma risk reconsidered

January 21, 2015 11:48:00 am
Race, ethnicity, income may be more significant factors than physical surroundings, study shows
In memoriam

'Father of neuroscience'

January 13, 2015 2:17:00 pm
Longtime JHU faculty member Vernon Mountcastle made breakthrough discovery that revolutionized our understanding of how the brain is built
Small 'miracle'

A curated history of smallpox

January 12, 2015 11:27:00 am
Johns Hopkins exhibition features items from collections of two men whose efforts were critical to eradicating deadly disease