Andrew Strasser of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on e-cigarette users.
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Aimee Payne and Lawrence Brass of the Perelman School of Medicine co-write an article about becoming a physician-scientist.
Robert Aronowitz of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about researching how the Skid Row Cancer study has implications for treatment today.
Carrie Koravik, Kent Bream and Katherine Mahon of the Perelman School of Medicine comment on using an app to help diagnose skin conditions.
Justin Bekelman of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on the success of lower radiation in cancer treatment.
Howard Herrmann of the Perelman School of Medicine shares his comments on the decisions made to treat blocked arteries.
On Wednesday, Oct. 23, the University of Pennsylvania’s Nano/Bio Interface Center will host its annual NanoDay@Penn. This public education and outreach event will feature a series of talks, demonstrations and exhibits dealing with nanotechnology, a rapidly expanding scientific discipline that involves the manipulation of matter on the atomic and molecular scale.
Kids in West Philadelphia sure do have a reason to smile.
For more than a decade, the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine has been providing oral health education, screenings and primary dental care to children at local schools and community agencies.
Patients who received care at multiple HIV clinics—as opposed to only one— were less likely to take their medication and had higher HIV viral loads, a new study published in the journal AIDS and Behavior of almost 13,000 HIV patients in Philadelphia from Penn Medicine found. The findings reinfo