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Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (research)

2022
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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June
17,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
This week’s edition of Faculty Publications includes Cedars-Sinai studies that were published between June 9-16. 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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June
16,
2022
| 07:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
A team from the Smidt Heart Institute and Division of Artificial Intelligence in Medicine at Cedars-Sinai will establish a new program to develop data tools that will help predict which patients could experience heart attacks, heart failure and other...
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June
10,
2022
| 13:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
This week’s edition of Faculty Publications includes Cedars-Sinai studies that were published between June 1-9. 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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June
09,
2022
| 15:10 PM America/Los_Angeles
Male sex hormones interfere with the body’s ability to fight bladder cancer, likely explaining why males experience higher cancer rates and more deadly disease, according to a new study co-led by a Cedars-Sinai Cancer investigator.These findings, pub...
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June
08,
2022
| 08:58 AM America/Los_Angeles
Investigators from the Women’s Guild Lung Institute at Cedars-Sinai have discovered that zinc, a common mineral, may reverse lung damage and improve survival for patients with a deadly age-related condition known as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF...
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June
07,
2022
| 06:07 AM America/Los_Angeles
Racial and ethnic minorities diagnosed with advanced liver cancer have a lower chance of receiving immunotherapy, the most effective treatment for patients with the disease, according to a new study led by Cedars-Sinai Cancer investigators.The study,...
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June
03,
2022
| 11:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
Results of a Phase II clinical trial led by Cedars-Sinai Cancer investigators indicate that an immunotherapy drug combination could extend the lives of those diagnosed with advanced non-small cell lung cancer, one of the most common forms of lung can...
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June
02,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
CancerA Definitive Prognostication System for Patients With Thoracic Malignancies Diagnosed With Coronavirus Disease 2019: An Update From the TERAVOLT Registry. Whisenant, Jennifer G., Javier Baena, Alessio Cortellini, Li-Ching Huang, Giuseppe Lo Rus...
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June
02,
2022
| 06:05 AM America/Los_Angeles
Patients newly diagnosed with cancer typically focus on one question, eclipsing all others: “What is my prognosis?”Determining a cancer patient’s prognosis—the likely course and outcome of their disease—typically involves staging the lymph nodes, a p...
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June
01,
2022
| 11:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
Investigators at Cedars-Sinai have comprehensively mapped molecular activity in the brain and spinal cord that is responsible for regulating the body's response to central nervous system (CNS) disorders such as Alzheimer’s, Huntington's disease and s...
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May
27,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai investigators have identified a gene that plays an essential role in the innate human immune system. The gene, NLRP11, helps activate the inflammatory response that tells the body’s white blood cells to go on the attack against a foreign...
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May
26,
2022
| 07:01 AM America/Los_Angeles
Practice-changing research from Cedars-Sinai Cancer shows that a combination of androgen deprivation therapy—a commonly used hormone injection—plus pelvic lymph node radiation, kept nearly 90% of clinical trial patients’ prostate cancer at bay for fi...
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May
26,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Scientists Discover Gene Plays Critical Role in DevelopmentA new study led by Ophir Klein, MD, PhD, executive director of Cedars-Sinai Guerin Children's, identified a gene that plays an important role in a biological pathway involved in embryo develo...
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May
24,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
A new study co-led by a Cedars-Sinai investigator identified a gene that plays an important role in a biological pathway involved in embryo development. The gene's impact at the cellular level could explain why some babies are born with physical abno...
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May
23,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Getting the COVID-19 vaccination strengthened one type of immune response to the SARS-CoV-2 virus in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients even though they were taking immunosuppressant medication, according to investigators at Cedars-Sinai.The f...
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May
20,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Two recent discoveries co-led by scientists at Cedars-Sinai may help lead to new ways to treat patients with Allan-Herndon-Dudley syndrome (AHDS), a brain development disorder that causes severe intellectual disability and problems with movement.   I...
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May
20,
2022
| 07:02 AM America/Los_Angeles
Shlomo Melmed, MB, ChB, a world-renowned leader in pituitary medicine, was named the inaugural recipient of the Transatlantic Alliance Award by the European Society of Endocrinology (ESE) and the Endocrine Society for his pioneering research in pitui...
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May
20,
2022
| 06:20 AM America/Los_Angeles
An innovative mobile phone application was found to be as good as expert gastroenterologists at characterizing stool specimens, according to a study by Cedars-Sinai. The artificial intelligence (AI) used in the smartphone app also outperformed report...
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May
18,
2022
| 06:10 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cardiovascular disease is the primary cause of pregnancy‐related death, yet a new national survey led by doctors at the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai suggests that few cardiologists, trainees or care team members are trained in cardio-obstetr...
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May
17,
2022
| 06:12 AM America/Los_Angeles
There's a huge urgency worldwide to find new therapies that help patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a fatal neurological disorder that causes people to eventually lose the ability to walk, talk, eat and breathe.ALS attacks nerve cells...
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May
16,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Deaths involving alcohol use disorder increased dramatically during the pandemic, according to a new study by Cedars-Sinai investigators. The study also found that young adults 25 to 44 years old experienced the steepest upward trend in alcohol use d...
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May
13,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai physician-scientist Alexandra Dubinskaya, MD, presented a study reviewing the data on the use of vibrators to address a range of female pelvic health conditions today during the 117th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Urological ...
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