How social factors make or break us

Researchers compared diets and found that some people responded better to different types of nutrition when it comes to weight loss.

A leader in the biomedical revolution, Stanford Medicine has a long tradition of leadership in pioneering research, creative teaching protocols and effective clinical therapies.

A discovery by Stanford Medicine researchers and colleagues may pave the way for a “morning after” or prophylactic nasal spray to prevent infection.

Children with autism have trouble identifying emotional tones because of differences in a brain region that processes social information.

Researchers are devising new ways to deliver mRNA to the body to facilitate more potent and accurate treatments and vaccines.

A diagnostic test developed by Stanford Medicine scientists can separate bacterial and viral infections with 90% accuracy.

With passions that stretch beyond the lab, classroom and clinic, students and postdoctoral scholars share their "why" as they pursue science and medicine.