Teresa Reyes of the School of Medicine shows that food can change the brain through a Penn research experiment with mice.
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Anjan Chatterjee of the School of Medicine and Elliot Weinbaum, Yasmin Kafai, Sharon Ravitch and Janine Remillard of the Graduate School of Education weigh in on the intellect of the younger generation.
Jason Karlawish of the School of Medicine describes “desktop medicine.”
Brian J. Czerniecki and Gary K. Koski of the School of Medicine are featured for their experimental vaccine to treat early-stage breast cancer.
PHILADELPHIA –Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine’s Udall Center for Parkinson's Research have developed the first blood-based biomarker test to predict cognitive decline in Parkinson’s disease (PD). If results can be replicated and standardized in other Parkinson patients, by other investigators, the test could be a useful tool to use in selecting patients for the development of new drugs that can slow or prevent this complication of the disease.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine weighs in on the discussion of presumed-consent policies for organ donations.