Articles tagged with 'Research' & 'Cancer' | Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (Research,Cancer)

2022
August
09,
2022
| 08:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai investigators have created bio-realistic and complex computer models of individual brain cells—in unparalleled quantity. Their research, published today in the peer-reviewed journal Cell Reports, details how these models could one day an...
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August
08,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Research scientist James F. Dawkins, DVM, has kept busy since joining Cedars-Sinai in 2011, having worked on several groundbreaking investigations into how heart cells can be used to repair the body’s own tissues. But it wasn’t medical research he wa...
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August
05,
2022
| 07:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
This week’s edition of Faculty Publications includes Cedars-Sinai studies that were published July 28-August 4. If you have a published paper from this period that does not appear on this list, please contact Sue Marone, who will add it to next week’...
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August
04,
2022
| 08:05 AM America/Los_Angeles
Investigators at Cedars-Sinai and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) have identified a component in the intestine that plays a critical role in repairing damaged tissue.Scientists found that endothelial cells in the lymphatic vessels ...
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August
03,
2022
| 09:03 AM America/Los_Angeles
Investigators from Cedars-Sinai Cancer have identified genetic signatures that could predict whether tumors in patients with bladder and other cancers will respond to immunotherapy. Their results, published today in the peer-reviewed Journal of the N...
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August
02,
2022
| 09:59 AM America/Los_Angeles
Women between 40 and 60 years old are the focus of new national guidelines aimed at preventing unhealthy weight gain that can lead to serious illness. The study review paper and clinical guidelines are published in the Annals of Internal Medicine.“Mo...
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July
29,
2022
| 07:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
This week’s edition of Faculty Publications includes Cedars-Sinai studies that were published July 21-28. If you have a published paper from this period that does not appear on this list, please contact Sue Marone, who will add it to next week’s coll...
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July
29,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Hypertension Elevates Risk for More Severe COVID-19 IllnessHypertension more than doubles the risk of hospitalization related to Omicron infection, even in people who are fully vaccinated and boosted, according to a new study led by Joseph E. Ebinger...
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July
22,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
This week’s edition of Faculty Publications includes Cedars-Sinai studies that were published July 14-21. If you have a published paper from this period that does not appear on this list, please contact Sue Marone, who will add it to next week’s coll...
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July
21,
2022
| 07:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai investigators have uncovered new insight into the developmental process of the intervertebral disc that could help lead to the advancement of more targeted treatments for back pain.Using single-cell RNA-sequencing technology, the team id...
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July
21,
2022
| 06:07 AM America/Los_Angeles
Hypertension more than doubles the risk of hospitalization related to Omicron infection, even in people who are fully vaccinated and boosted, according to a new study led by investigators in the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai. The findings are...
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July
20,
2022
| 07:07 AM America/Los_Angeles
In a new study, researchers at Cedars-Sinai found that antibiotics have sex-specific effects on the gut microbiome makeup of male and female laboratory rats. The findings, published in the journal Frontiers in Microbiology, could have implications fo...
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July
15,
2022
| 07:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
This week’s edition of Faculty Publications includes Cedars-Sinai studies that were published July 7-14. If you have a published paper from this period that does not appear on this list, please contact Sue Marone, who will add it to next week’s colle...
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July
11,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Ever since Corey Walker, MD, became a spine surgeon, the traditional measure of success focused on how well a patient was able to walk, bend or move after spine surgery. Now, with the help of artificial intelligence, Walker is measuring success diffe...
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July
08,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
On Tuesday, June 11, 2013, Michelle Jones walked onto the Harvey Morse Auditorium stage to receive her doctor of philosophy degree in Biomedical and Translational Sciences at the inaugural commencement of the Cedars-Sinai Graduate School of Biomedica...
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July
08,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
This week’s edition of Faculty Publications includes Cedars-Sinai studies that were published June 30-July 7. If you have a published paper from this period that does not appear on this list, please contact Sue Marone, who will add it to next week’s ...
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July
07,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Investigators at Cedars-Sinai have proposed a theory for how SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, infects the body. Their hypothesis, published in Frontiers in Immunology, could explain why some people still have symptoms long after the initia...
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July
07,
2022
| 07:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Research led by investigators at Cedars-Sinai Cancer and Johns Hopkins University have discovered a novel three-step treatment that disrupts the pancreatic tumor microenvironment in laboratory mice.  The preclinical study, published in the peer-revie...
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July
07,
2022
| 07:10 AM America/Los_Angeles
A Cedars-Sinai physician-scientist who has made seminal discoveries related to a syndrome that some children develop after becoming sick with COVID-19 is the winner of this year's Cedars-Sinai Prize for Research in Scientific Medicine (PRISM).Moshe A...
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July
07,
2022
| 07:05 AM America/Los_Angeles
A new study led by Cedars-Sinai Cancer investigators shows for the first time that gene expression differs by race in patients with high-risk non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer.This discovery, published in the peer-reviewed journal Urologic Oncology,...
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July
07,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
People infected with the virus that causes COVID-19 who later receive two doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine have elevated antibody levels that last at least 10 months, according to a new study by Cedars-Sinai investigators. The results are publish...
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July
07,
2022
| 06:30 AM America/Los_Angeles
Saeed Seyedmohammad, PhD, a postdoc in the laboratory of Professor Jennifer Van Eyk, is training as a biochemist in the Smidt Heart Institute. His interest lies in the study of proteins and cardiovascular diseases. Seyedmohammad is primarily focusing...
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July
05,
2022
| 07:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
When it comes to COVID-19 immunity, antibodies do not tell the whole story, according to Cedars-Sinai professor of Medicine Stanley C. Jordan, MD.Jordan should know. As director of the Comprehensive Transplant Center’s Human Leukocyte Antigen and Tra...
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July
01,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The 2022 Annual Report from the Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Cedars-Sinai is available now, detailing recent achievements from this world-class team offering care for more than 150 complex neurological disorders.Among the departments’...
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July
01,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
This week’s edition of Faculty Publications includes Cedars-Sinai studies that were published June 23-30. If you have a published paper from this period that does not appear on this list, please contact Sue Marone, who will add it to next week’s coll...
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June
29,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Path to Heart Failure Is Different for WomenNew research from the Smidt Heart Institute shows for the first time that the path toward heart failure differs for women and men. The important findings—discovered using a novel cardiac imaging techniq...
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June
24,
2022
| 07:50 AM America/Los_Angeles
This week’s edition of Faculty Publications includes Cedars-Sinai studies that were published June 16-23. If you have a published paper from this period that does not appear on this list, please contact Sue Marone, who will add it to next week’s coll...
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June
23,
2022
| 06:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
New research from the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai shows for the first time that the path toward heart failure differs for women and men. The important findings—discovered using a novel cardiac imaging technique developed by Cedars-Sinai res...
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June
21,
2022
| 08:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Investigators from Cedars-Sinai Cancer have discovered that cancerous tumors called soft-tissue sarcomas produce a protein that switches immune cells from tumor-attacking to tumor-promoting. The study, published today in the peer-reviewed journal Cel...
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June
20,
2022
| 07:03 AM America/Los_Angeles
Experts from Cedars-Sinai Cancer have analyzed patient samples, along with studies conducted in animal models, to identify a novel immune checkpoint pathway to treat hepatocellular carcinoma, the most common form of liver cancer. This big data analys...
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