Recent Research News

KU School of Medicine researchers identify potential target for treating breast cancer
Oct 27, 2014 -- Soumen Paul, Ph.D., associate professor, Arindam Paul, Ph.D., assistant professor, and Ossama Tawfik, professor, M.D., Ph. D., all in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, are part of a team that has identified a potential target for treating breast cancer, including a particularly deadly form of the disease
A KU Medical Center researcher receives grant to study smoking policies at tribal colleges
Oct 09, 2014 -- A $100,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation will allow Christina Pacheco, J.D., assistant professor of family medicine, to explore how restrictive smoking policies at tribal colleges and universities affect students’ smoking-related behaviors and their exposure to secondhand smoke.
KU School of Medicine researcher discovers compounds that may help treat sickle cell disease
Sep 18, 2014 -- KU School of Medicine scientist Kenneth Peterson's discovery of drug compounds that may be effective in treating sickle cell disease and other genetic blood disorders is published in PLOS One
Last modified: Jul 18, 2014