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Jun 15 2022 | Stanford Medicine
The funding, from Cancer Grand Challenges, will help the researchers address difficult problems in cancer prevention, treatment-resistant cancers and therapies for pediatric solid tumors.
Jun 14 2022 | Stanford Engineering
Ellen Kuhl explains how computational models of Alzheimer’s spread in the brain are providing new information about the disease on the Future of Everything podcast.
Jun 14 2022 | Stanford News
Renee Zhao, a Stanford mechanical engineer, creates multifunctional wireless robots to maximize health outcomes and minimize invasiveness of procedures.
Jun 13 2022 | Stanford Medicine
Michelle Monje and colleagues find that damage to the brain’s white matter after COVID-19 resembles that seen after cancer chemotherapy, raising hope for treatments to help both conditions.
Jun 9 2022 | Stanford News
Jason Yeatman and colleagues are working with local school districts to transform a pandemic workaround into a highly efficient tool for screening students with reading difficulties.
Jun 8 2022 | Stanford Report
The Walter J. Gores Award is the university’s highest award for excellence in teaching and celebrates achievement in educational activities, including lecturing, tutoring, advising, and discussion leading.
Jun 7 2022 | Stanford Report
The Faculty Women’s Forum recognizes 14 faculty members and one staffer for their outstanding work supporting women at Stanford through role modeling, allyship, leadership, and sponsorship.
May 31 2022 | Stanford Medicine
An international collaboration led by Michael Greicius, MD, professor of neurology at Stanford Medicine, has found a rare mutation that protects against Alzheimer’s in individuals who are genetically predisposed to the disease.
May 26 2022 | Stanford Engineering
Bo Wang studies the flatworms' ability to regenerate nerves, muscle, and other tissue. “One of the big questions we want to answer is how it does this on a genetic level?”
May 25 2022 | Wu Tsai Neuro
Katrin Andreasson discusses how immune cells can cause harmful brain inflammation and contribute to the development of neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s disease.