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Dept of Radiology study on assessing thyroid imaging reporting and data system for pediatric thyroid nodule malignancy risk

ACR TI-RADS discriminates well between malignant and benign nodules in a pediatric population, particularly at TI-RADS category 5. More

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Role of human Hv1 channels in sperm capacitation and white blood cell respiratory burst established by a designed peptide inhibitor (Goldstein lab)

The method should prove amenable to designer toxin identification for other voltage-gated channels. More

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Apply for NIH Career Development (K) Awards

Since the programs began, the ITM has awarded more than $6.8 million to more than 50 junior investigators at multiple ITM institutions More

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Hepatitis C treatment can be shortened in 50 percent of patients, study finds

Hepatitis C drugs cure more than 90 percent of patients, but can cost more than $50,000 per patient. More

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Health Sciences Library now licenses Pathway Studio

Connect to Health Sciences licensed resources. More

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Ravi Durvasula, MD, on an insect that spreads Chagas disease

Researchers are using DNA from kissing bug guts to track the complex spread of Chagas disease. More