Nanotherapy reduces artery plaque in mice
Stanford researchers have found that drug-coated nanoparticles limit the development of atherosclerosis in mice, without side effects.
Single number IDs deadly cancer cells
Stanford data scientists have shown that figuring out a single number can help them find the most dangerous cancer cells.
‘Ageotypes’ show how we age
Stanford scientists have identified specific biological pathways along which individuals age over time.
Stanford Medicine unveils 2020 Health Trends Report
The report documents key trends steering the industry’s future, including a maturing digital health market, new health laws opening patient access to data, and artificial intelligence gaining regulatory traction for medical use.
Biochemist David Hogness dies at 94
David Hogness, a biochemist whose work was foundational to the fields of developmental biology and genomics, died Dec. 24.
Tips for meaningful doctor-patient interactions
Stanford researchers say they have identified five practices that doctors can implement to achieve more meaningful interactions with patients.
Body temperature decreasing
Stanford researchers have determined that average human body temperature in the United States has decreased since the 1800s.
Stanford Health Care named a top hospital
Stanford Health Care was among 55 academic medical centers in the nation to receive the top honor, based on measures of patient safety and quality of care.
New Stanford Hospital: The future is here
This issue contains stories behind the development of the new hospital as well as articles about the work being done there.
Alcohol, ‘Asian glow’ and Alzheimer’s
In the presence of alcohol, a defective version of the aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 gene in human cell cultures and mice leads to biochemical changes associated with Alzheimer’s disease.
Leading in Precision Health
Stanford Medicine is leading the biomedical revolution in precision health, defining and developing the next generation of care that is proactive, predictive and precise.
A Legacy of Innovation
Stanford Medicine's unrivaled atmosphere of breakthrough thinking and interdisciplinary collaboration has fueled a long history of achievements.