Sean Hennessy of the School of Medicine says the FDA should focus more on post-approval safety funding.
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Megan Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses business-school entrepreneurial competitions.
William Labov of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the evolution of the English language.
Daniel Bogen of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses the “Taste of Judaism” program.
John Kucharczuk of the School of Medicine says a new stent treatment can help emphysema patients.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses wait listing.
Joan Von Feldt of the School of Medicine says nutraceuticals do not have the same safety requirements and regulations as pharmaceuticals.
Benjamin Horton of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses local areas that are at risk due to climate shifts.
Peter Groeneveld of the School of Medicine and Penn researchers are cited for research on implantable cardioverter-defibrillators.
Michael Eric Dyson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses presidential candidate Barack Obama's lack of commentary on the Imus controversy.
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Roger Greenberg of the School of Medicine discusses a finding that may reduce invasive treatments in women with breast cancer.
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on an insurance-company merger.
Geoffrey Hazard of the Law School discusses the ethics of judges receiving gifts.
Manoj Mittal of the School of Medicine says pills used to beat drug tests are poisonous.
Stephen Morse of the Law School discusses neurology’s impact on trial law.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses problems faced by historically black colleges and universities.
Vukan Vuchic of the School of Engineering and Applied Science discusses Philadelphia’s need for transportation reform.
Penn student inventors are recognized in a competition sponsored by Weiss Tech House.
Penn Museum’s site is name “Website of the Week.”