Recent Research News

A study shows a training program being used at KU Medical Center and KU Hospital has improved outcomes from obstetric emergencies
Nov 23, 2015 -- A study in the Journal of Perinatology finds a classroom and simulation program being used at KU Medical Center has signficantly improved outcomes for mothers and their babies experiencing obstetric emergencies
KU Medical Center team finishes near the top in the Prostate Cancer Dream Challenge
Sep 30, 2015 -- A team of faculty and students from the University of Kansas Medical Center Department of Biostatistics was among the top finishers in the Prostate Cancer Dream Challenge.
Study finds that the crocetinic acid in saffron may inhibit the pancreatic cancer cell growth
Sep 16, 2015 -- In a study just published in the journal Oncotarget, a team of researchers led by Animesh Dhar, Ph.D., an associate professor of cancer biology at KU Medical Center, found that crocetinic acid, a purified compound from crocetin, showed the inhibition of growth in human pancreatic cancer cells grown either in a dish or as tumors under the skin of mice.
The cost of healthy eating
Sep 01, 2015 -- A study by KU Medical Center researcher Susana Patton finds that a healthy diet for families with children who have Type 1 diabetes can add up to $1,500 or more to a family’s annual food budget
Last modified: Nov 06, 2015