Metabolic profiles of kids
Researchers from throughout Stanford Medicine are planning to study thousands of metabolites in babies, children and pregnant women to understand the origins of disease.
Exhibit of an almost-drowned man
A bodysurfing accident and the ensuing months of struggle to regain movement are the inspiration for Matthew Wetschler’s new exhibit of paintings at the Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge at Stanford.
Data science website launched
The online portal provides researchers with fast access to tools, data platforms, health-related databases and data-science experts.
Orthopaedic surgeon gets award, $10 million grant
Constance Chu will receive a Kappa Delta Award from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; she has also been awarded a $10 million grant to research osteoarthritis prevention.
Stanford expands biobank services
The Stanford Biobank is launching a state-of-the-art biospecimen management system and setting up economical, off-site sample storage options.
McCormick Lecture set for March 8
The Rockefeller cell biologist and geneticist will give a talk at Stanford titled “Telomeres and the DNA damage response.”…
How AI could help create antibiotics
Researchers at Stanford have created an algorithm that, guided by previous research, lays out the DNA sequences most likely to align with antimicrobial properties.
Computer v. patient: Fighting for residents’ attention
Stanford researchers found that medical trainees spent an average of 5.38 hours — or nearly half of a 12-hour work day — in front of a screen.
New endowed professors appointed
Timothy Cornell, Kevin Shea, Joanna Wysocka and Tony Wyss-Coray have been appointed to endowed professorships.
Luo wins NAS award
The Stanford neuroscientist will receive the 2019 Pradel Research Award for his research into neural circuits of invertebrates and vertebrates.
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