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New $3.5 million grant to aid in identification of new neurodegenerative diseases

Researchers from Indiana University School of Medicine and the University of Toronto have been awarded a five-year, $3.5 million grant from the National Institute on ...

IU School of Medicine  |  Dec 08, 2022

New Walther Professor in Supportive Oncology to focus on music therapy for cancer patients

Indiana University School of Medicine has named Sheri Robb, PhD, a Walther Professor of Supportive Oncology.

IU School of Medicine  |  Dec 05, 2022

IU researchers study relationship between epilepsy drug and Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers from an Indiana University School of Medicine-led consortium of Alzheimer’s disease experts are studying how an anti-seizure drug used to treat epilepsy in children ...

IU School of Medicine  |  Nov 30, 2022

IU research contributes to first FDA-approved drug to delay onset of type 1 diabetes

Researchers at Indiana University School of Medicine are celebrating Federal Drug Administration approval of teplizumab, a new immunotherapy drug that delays the onset of type ...

IU School of Medicine  |  Nov 21, 2022

IU researchers identify protein that contributes to tau neurotoxicity in Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers from Indiana University School of Medicine have identified a protein that interacts and enhances the spread of neurotoxic species of tau—which is primarily found ...

 |  Nov 17, 2022

Baylor College of Medicine geneticist announced as 2023 Watanabe Prize winner

Huda Zoghbi, MD has been named the 2023 winner of the August M. Watanabe Prize in Translational Research.

 |  Nov 15, 2022

New informatics software developed by IU School of Medicine researcher helps identify rare genetic variants

A team of researchers at Indiana University School of Medicine has developed specialized bioinformatics software designed to identify rare genetic variants in whole-genome sequencing studies. ...

 |  Nov 08, 2022

IU researchers investigate brain’s immune cell response in Alzheimer’s disease

Indiana University School of Medicine researchers are investigating how the deficiency of a gene in immune cells can shape the progression of Alzheimer’s disease.

 |  Nov 03, 2022

Researchers studying new way to heal diabetic wounds by activating “hidden” mechanism in the body

Researchers at Indiana University School of Medicine are looking for ways to heal wounds by using a healing protein that is active in fetuses, but ...

 |  Nov 02, 2022

IU Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center partners with nation’s top cancer organizations to endorse initiative to increase lung cancer screening in the United States

The Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center has partnered with more than 50 cancer organizations to issue a call to action urging ...

 |  Nov 01, 2022