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- KU Medical Center researchers battling HIV/AIDS in Africa
Jul 30, 2018 -- While great advances have been made in treatments for HIV and AIDS, the stark reality remains that the virus is still among the leading killers in sub-Saharan Africa. Sarah Finocchario Kessler, Ph.D., MPH, an associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Kansas Medical Center, has spent nearly a decade traveling to Kenya looking for ways to reduce the number of infants infected with HIV.
- Burns named to Governor’s Alzheimer's Disease Working Group
Jul 27, 2018 -- Jeffrey Burns, M.D., co-director of the University of Kansas Alzheimer’s Disease Center (KU ADC), has been named by Governor Jeff Colyer to the Alzheimer’s Disease Plan Working Group
- KU Medical Center program helps teachers engage students from urban schools
Jul 13, 2018 -- For high school teachers from Kansas City and Wichita late May was time to head back to class as part of the T-SCORE Summer Institute – a three-week academic boot camp dedicated to helping classroom teachers create health science units that better connect with students from underserved populations in Kansas’ urban centers.
- KU Cancer Center researcher investigates eliminating radiation for HER2-positive breast cancer
Jun 27, 2018 -- Researchers at The University of Kansas Cancer Center have launched a clinical trial that eliminates radiation from the treatment protocol for an invasive type of breast cancer that accounts for one-fifth of all breast cancer patients.
- Poison-tipped arrows may hold secret to new male birth control
Jun 19, 2018 -- For years, women have taken on much of the responsibility when it comes to avoiding unintended pregnancies, but that may all be changing thanks to a new form of male contraception being formulated at the University of Kansas Medical Center.
- Pet dogs with cancer play role in testing new injectable chemotherapy drugs
Jun 08, 2018 -- You might not know it by looking at her, but Remy is one lucky dog, and she has a new cancer drug under development in cooperation with The University of Kansas Cancer Center to thank for helping to keep her alive.
Last modified: Jul 26, 2018