Bill Marshall dies at 92
The Stanford Medicine professor was well known as a mentor and teacher, as well as for his expertise in neuroradiology.
Digital health's future
Digital Health 2024 drew more than 200 attendees to hear from dozens of speakers on a range of topics at the intersection of health and digital technology.
Augmented reality in the OR
Stanford Medicine physician uses augmented reality to streamline data visualization during surgery.
Gift to help entrepreneurs
Longtime donor Li Ka-shing also provides support for leading faculty members.
Antonio Omuro is new neurology chair
The former chief of neuro-oncology at the Yale School of Medicine is a highly regarded scientist specializing in the study of brain tumors and an advocate of those underrepresented in medicine.
Drug lowers food allergy risk
A drug that binds to allergy-causing antibodies can protect children from dangerous reactions to accidentally eating allergy-triggering foods, a Stanford Medicine-led study found.
Women’s and men’s brain patterns differ
Stanford Medicine researchers have developed a powerful new artificial intelligence model that can distinguish between male and female brains.
Ketamine response may vary by sex
A new study in rats led by Stanford Medicine researchers looked at whether ketamine’s effects depend on opioid pathways — and uncovered a surprising difference between males and females.
Ensuring science integrity
At a convention on “future proofing” science, participants stressed that institutions can provide training, establish policies and create a culture that rewards rigorous and reproducible studies.
Why women have higher autoimmunity risk
Research throws light on the mystery of why women are much more prone to autoimmune disorders: A molecule made by one X chromosome in every female cell can generate antibodies to a woman’s own tissues.