Dr. Nancy Donovan's Alzheimer's research

Anxiety: An Early Indicator of Alzheimer’s Disease?

A new study suggests an association between elevated amyloid beta levels and the worsening of anxiety symptoms. The findings support the hypothesis that neuropsychiatric symptoms could represent the early manifestation of Alzheimer’s disease in older..

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Dr. Annette Kim's research brief

Testing the Accuracy of FDA-Approved and Lab-Developed Cancer Genetics Tests

Study finds that both laboratory-developed tests and FDA-approved companion diagnostics performed equally well.

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July 12, 2018
Immunotherapy Doubles Survival Rates for Patients with Melanoma Brain Metastases

Checkpoint inhibitors increase median survival to 12.4 months, and more than double percentage of patients who survive four years or longer  Read More...

July 11, 2018
Engineered Cancer Cells Can Fight Primary and Metastatic Cancer

CRISPR-enhanced, reverse-engineered cancer cells with a 'kill switch' can home in on and destroy tumors  Read More...

July 03, 2018
Women with High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy More Likely to Develop Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors

Study highlights need for screening after examining emergence of chronic hypertension, diabetes, and high cholesterol following hypertensive pregnancy  Read More...