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Genomic Sequencing Neighbor Moves In

An Indian company that has developed a genetic sequencing test that analyzes cancer tumors and provides potential treatment options has moved its U.S. headquarters next to campus.

Communication Challenges for Gen Z

The heavily wired Gen Z generation may be the most socially underdeveloped in centuries, says a Children's Hospital Colorado psychologist.

Repairing Grizzly Bear Damage

A Wyoming rancher has undergone a series of reconstructive surgeries to repair his face after a grizzly bear attack.

Burning Mouth Syndrome

A CU professor says Burning Mouth Syndrome is common in postmenopausal women and can have different causes.

Innovation Award

A team from the Anschutz Medical Campus won the top prize in the Innovations Competition at the Society of Hospital Medicine meeting in Washington, D.C., in late March.

Breast Cancer Research Gift

A $1.5 million gift from the Connor Family Foundation will help CU researchers find treatments for young women with breast cancer.

Stronger Warning for Indoor Tanning

The U.S. Surgeon General should declare that indoor ultraviolet radiation tanning causes skin cancer, according to an article published today by the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.

Cholesterol Confusion

Confused about all the conflicting cholesterol reports? You're not alone, a CU researcher says.

New Model for Neural Connections

Brain activity affects the way the developing brain connects neurons, and a study by CU researchers suggests a new model for understanding that process.

Gates Center Opens

The new Gates Biomanufacturing Facility will accelerate scientific discoveries to reach patients quicker.

An Exploration of Pain

5280 explores the physiology and psychology of pain with the help of CU faculty.

Kappler Named Interim Director

John Kappler, PhD, has been named Interim Scientific Director of the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes n the School of Medicine.

Genetic Link to Leukemia

CU scientists have discovered a gene mutation that increases the risk of acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Patients Benefit from Better Communication

Coordinating patient care between hospitals and primary-care physicians is a significant challenge due to poor communication and gaps in information-sharing strategies, CU research shows.

New Drugs for Type 2 Diabetes

New classes of diabetes drugs are helping patients avoid weight gain.