At the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Henry Daniell and colleagues produced an effective, low-cost drug that promotes tolerance to clotting factors, which could be taken by hemophilia patients, using freeze-dried lettuce leaves.
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Gary Wu and Frederic Bushman of the Perelman School of Medicine and Tracy Bale of the School of Veterinary Medicine join a discussion about understanding the microbiome.
Albert Maguire of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about gene therapy used to improve eyesight.
Susan Domchek of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on lifestyle factors that can help prevent cancer.
Namni Goel of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about how naps are helpful in staying productive after the midday slump.
Sarah Mathews of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a study that could raise patients’ awareness about herbal supplements and medications not regulated by the FDA that are said to help treat menopausal hot flashes.