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  • – Nature Milestones in Vaccines

    Nature Milestones in Vaccines

    This Milestone provides a historical perspective of the breakthroughs in the field of vaccines research

  • – News Center

    Researchers find potential cure for deadly iron-overload disease

    Motivated by the loss of a patient, June-Wha Rhee, an instructor at the Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, leads a research effort to uncover the molecular mechanisms of hemochromatosis in the heart. Senior author Joseph Wu, the Simon H. Stertzer, MD, Professor, professor of radiology and of medicine, and director of Stanford’s Cardiovascular Institute, is also featured in this story.

  • – ABC7 San Francisco

    Stanford on the trail of knee regeneration

    In laboratory studies, Stanford Medicine researchers have found a way to regenerate the cartilage that eases movement between bones. Michael Longaker, the Deane P. and Louise Mitchell Professor in the School of Medicine and co-director of the Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, and Charles Chan, clinical assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery, were interviewed during this segment.

  • – Scope

    What we can learn from COVID-19 in kids

    Lawrence Steinman, the George A. Zimmermann Professor and professor of pediatrics, co-authored a list of likely biological factors underlying the reduced development of COVID-19 for children compared to adults.

  • – Stanford News

    Wildfires’ health impacts

    California’s massive wildfires bring a host of health concerns for vulnerable populations, firefighters and others. Kari Nadeau and Mary Prunicki of Stanford’s Sean N. Parker Center for Allergy and Asthma Research discuss related threats, preparedness and ongoing research.