In Memory of Marjorie
July 31, 2015 A nonprofit established in memory of a Ugandan woman who died at age 29 from complications of type 1 diabetes strives to prevent others from sharing a similar fate.
Awards and Honors Across Weill Cornell Medical College - Week of July 24 - July 31
July 31, 2015 Awards, honors, prizes and achievements for the week of July 24 - July 31.
Through the Eyes of a Child
July 31, 2015 Qar'zma Butler was 7-years-old when she was diagnosed with Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, a rare disease that often damages the cornea. Luckily for her, Weill Cornell's Dr. Kimberly Sippel is pioneering a new treatment that is saving children's sight.
Weill Cornell Researchers Develop New Kidney Transplant Rejection Test
July 30, 2015 A non-invasive test that scours urine for the by-products of metabolism as well as three genetic molecules can more accurately detect whether transplanted kidneys are being rejected by patients' bodies than a scan that examines either measure alone.
Awards and Honors Across Weill Cornell Medical College - Week of July 17 - July 24
July 24, 2015 Awards, honors, prizes and achievements for the week of July 17 - July 24.
Leon Levy Fellowship in Neuroscience Renewed For $1.92 Million
July 24, 2015 With a $1.92 million grant, the Leon Levy Foundation is renewing its fellowship in neuroscience through 2019, ensuring that more early-career physicians and scientists can pursue their innovative research.
End-of-Life Chemotherapy for Cancer May Do More Harm Than Good
July 23, 2015 Treating terminally ill cancer patients with chemotherapy in the months or weeks before their deaths was not found to improve patients' quality of life and may actually do more harm than good.
Awards and Honors Across Weill Cornell Medical College - Week of July 10 - July 17
July 17, 2015 Awards, honors, prizes and achievements for the week of July 10 - July 17.
Dr. Karla Ballman Named Chief of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at Weill Cornell Medical College
July 16, 2015 Dr. Karla Ballman has been named chief of the Division of Biostatics and Epidemiology in the Department of Healthcare Policy and Research at Weill Cornell Medical College.
Immune Cells Recruited to Support Lung Cancer Growth Could Offer New Drug Targets
July 14, 2015 Lung cancers attract circulating immune cells to the tumor mass where the cancer reprograms them to support its growth and progression.

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