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Health

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
Unsafe vapor

Emerging health concern

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

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

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

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

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
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

Write stuff

January 9, 2015 1:06:00 pm
Nine Johns Hopkins faculty authors to be featured on C-SPAN2's 'Book TV'
Perspective

Daniels urges support for young scientists

January 6, 2015 4:30:00 pm
JHU president proposes policy reforms, increased NIH funding in article published in 'Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences' / PNAS

Researcher on the rise

January 5, 2015 10:25:00 am
School of Medicine postdoc among young scientists selected for Forbes' '30 Under 30' list / Forbes

Analyzing cancer's causes

January 1, 2015 2:42:00 pm
New findings show that random gene mutations cause two-thirds of adult cancer incidence across tissues

Healthy home cooking

Jan-Feb 2015
Study suggests those who frequently cook meals at home consume fewer calories than those who cook less / Gazette
Science of learning

Innovative ideas, born over beers

Jan-Feb 2015
How an innovative grants program (and Belgian beer mixers) fuel discoveries about the human brain / Gazette

Inside perspective

December 23, 2014 9:00:00 am
Putting an optical fiber microscope inside the body can speed diagnoses, provide real-time feedback during surgery / BME News
Mind control

Amputee makes history

December 17, 2014 10:02:00 am
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Man who lost both arms 40 years ago operates APL-designed system simply by thinking about moving his limbs

Hidden signs of autism

December 15, 2014 2:02:00 pm
Brains affected by autism share pattern of ramped-up immune responses, related inflammation, analysis shows / Hopkins Medicine