Neil Fishman of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about the spring flu virus.
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Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is featured in a video about health-care enrollment under the Affordable Care Act.
Judd Hollander of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on a blood test that assists in ruling out heart attacks in emergency rooms.
Penn Study in Fruit Flies Shows that Epilepsy Drug Target May Have Implications for Brain Disorder Sleep Disruption
A new study in a mutant fruitfly called sleepless (sss) confirmed that the enzyme GABA transaminase, which is the target of some epilepsy drugs, contributes to sleep loss.
Penn Medicine Researchers Present Findings on New Interventions for Treatment Resistant Hypertension, Atherosclerosis
Penn Medicine experts presented research findings that could come to define new standards of cardiovascular care, including findings on the efficacy of novel interventions for treatment resistant hypertension and atherosclerosis, at the 2014 American College of Cardiology Scientific Session, ACC.14.
Noel Williams of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his thoughts on performing obesity surgeries to help treat diabetes.
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Combatting the tissue degrading enzymes that cause lasting damage following a heart attack is tricky. Each patient responds to a heart attack differently and damage can vary from one part of the heart muscle to another, but existing treatments can’t be fine-tuned to deal with this variation.
David Goldberg of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Veterans who live close to a transplant center might be more likely to go home after their discharge from the hospital and not have to relocate.”