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SLU Researchers Find Key to Muscle Regeneration

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The nuclear receptor REV-ERB plays a key role in muscle regeneration, suggesting the receptor may be a good target for new drugs to treat a variety of muscle disorders and injuries.
14-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

SLU Researcher Finds Cause and Possible Relief of Cancer Bone Pain

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Saint Louis University scientist Daniela Salvemini, Ph.D., reports discovering a key pathway that drives cancer-related bone pain while providing a potential solution with a drug that already is on the market.
7-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Meals on the Go: The Physics of Whales’ Eating Habits

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A Saint Louis University scientist hopes that a greater understanding of how whales feed will shed light on how they have evolved to the enormous sizes seen today. This new knowledge also will aid conservation efforts for whales, most of which are...
6-Jun-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Caring for Kids: SLU Starts Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program

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Saint Louis University’s Center for Advanced Dental Education (CADE) will begin a pediatric dentistry residency program on July 1, 2017. The program, six years in the making, received initial accreditation from the Commission on Dental...
1-Jun-2017 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

SLU Researcher Hones in on Plaque-Causing Protein in ALS and Dementia

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Saint Louis University scientist Yuna Ayala, Ph.D., and her research team have made advances in understanding how damaging plaques build up in neurodegenerative illnesses like ALS and dementia.
19-Apr-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

SLU Heart Failure Expert Pens Editorial for New England Journal of Medicine

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In patients experiencing a worsening of heart failure, the primary objective of treatment should be the patient-centric goal of symptom relief, says the author of an editorial in the current issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.
12-Apr-2017 5:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Saint Louis University Researchers Predict Zika Hot Spots in the U.S.

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Researchers predicted the places in the continental U.S. where Zika is most likely to be transmitted are the Mississippi delta and southern states extending northward along the Atlantic coast and in southern California.
27-Mar-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

SLU Scientists Take Aim at Diabetes and Obesity with Exercise in a Pill

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With a series of new grants, Saint Louis University researchers will develop the potential of two nuclear receptors that control muscle metabolism.
23-Mar-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Falls Researcher Breaks Ankle

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A Saint Louis University nursing professor who studies the debilitating impact of falls became the victim of her own scholarship in August, when she slipped and broke her ankle. She shares lessons learned.
28-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST

@SLU_official Prof Optimistic @TheJusticeDept Police Force Database Further Understanding of Complex Problem

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14-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Two Years After Ferguson, St. Louis Region Stares Down Toxic Stress as Presidential Candidates Debate

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6-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Winter Weather Woes: SLU Expert Offers Tips to Protect Your Skin

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Winter's arctic blast can wreak havoc on delicate skin. Nicole Burkemper, M.D., associate professor of dermatology at Saint Louis University, shares her tips for updating your skin regimen for the season.
8-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST

SLU experts available to comment on #ZikaVirus

28-Jan-2016 4:05 PM EST

SLU Public Health Expert, Former Homeland Security Official, Available to Comment on Zika Virus

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27-Jan-2016 11:05 AM EST

@SLUCare #Cancer Expert Suzanne Mahon Runs Hereditary Cancer Program at Saint Louis University Cancer Center; Screens for BRCA 1, 2 Genes

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24-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Fore! Avoid Golf Injuries with Three Steps

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Staying healthy comes down to three things, says Mike Markee, PT, ATC, instructor of physical therapy and athletic training at Saint Louis University. Markee spent time on the senior PGA tour and developed exercise and fitness programs for golfers.
15-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT

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