New Stanford Medicine opens up surgery
The evolution of surgical techniques, the physiology of unconsciousness, O.R. culture and CNN correspondent Sanjay Gupta are featured in Stanford Medicine magazine’s special report on surgery.
Cells’ protective DNA linked to size of brain region vital for memory
Researchers at Stanford and UCSF have found a link between hippocampal volume in humans and the length of leukocyte telomeres, the protective caps at the ends of white blood cells.
Organ-shortage crisis will be focus of July 28 Stanford Health Policy forum
Three experts will discuss ways to address the growing shortage of life-saving organs at the Stanford Health Policy forum on July 28.
Researchers invent nanotech microchip to diagnose type-1 diabetes
Researchers have invented a cheap, portable, microchip-based test for diagnosing type-1 diabetes that could speed up diagnosis and enable studies of how the disease develops.