Enriching lives of zoo animals
A dozen Stanford sophomores have designed ways to enrich the lives of the giraffe, lions and kinkajou at the San Francisco Zoo.
International heart-disease trial launches
Researchers are recruiting patients for a clinical trial that will compare bypass surgery with a stenting procedure for the treatment of coronary artery disease.
Clinical trial conclusions reassessed
A re-analysis of raw data from published clinical trials sometimes leads to new conclusions about whether and which patients will benefit from a new drug or medical intervention.
Cyclists to participate in Sept. 27 ride benefitting cancer detection research
Proceeds from the Canary Challenge, a fundraising bike ride, will benefit the Canary Center at Stanford for Cancer Early Detection.
Symposium on tumor heterogeneity set Oct. 6-7 at Li Ka Shing Center
A scientific symposium will explore how researchers’ evolving understanding of intrapatient heterogeneity will affect basic research, translational research and clinical cancer care.
Effort will aim to find out what makes for long, healthy lives
The Wellness Living Laboratory will examine lifestyle choices that lead to healthier lives.