News Results for Maurizio Pacifici, PhD
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In the News: Cancer Drug Approval, Chief of Infectious Diseases, Genetics and Obesity, Police Encounters and Autism, Rare Disease Q&A, Stress Resilience
This week’s news roundup highlights recent research on stress resilience, obesity genetics, and autism spectrum disorder.
Published on Sep 6, 2019 in Cornerstone Blog
In The News: Self-Driving Cars; Mother-Infant Dyad; Families’ Health Insurance; One Drug, Two Bone Diseases; Proteomic Dataset; Cancer Patients Quit Tobacco
Many parents working in private sector are turning to Medicaid and CHIP for children’s healthcare coverage. This story and more In the News.
Published on Jul 12, 2019 in Cornerstone Blog
Scientists at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) report that a drug candidate that blocks abnormal protein signals may lead to the first pharmacologic treatment for hereditary multiple exostoses (HME), a rare pediatric genetic disease.
Published on Aug 29, 2017 in Press Releases
This week’s stories have elements that sound like fiction, but all are real, new scientific and medical findings: A condition that turns the body’s soft tissues into bone has new hope for a future treatment. Genetic superheroes walk among us, and they may not even know it. And…
Published on Apr 15, 2016 in Cornerstone Blog
CHOP Research was awarded more than $500,000 from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to support the CHOP Research Institute Summer Scholars Program (CRISSP).
Published on Mar 27, 2015 in Cornerstone Blog
As rare pediatric diseases go, Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva (FOP) is about as rare and debilitating as they come, affecting roughly one in two million people around the world.
Published on Oct 8, 2014 in Cornerstone Blog