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Researchers Receive $2.96M to Help Reduce Mental Health Stigma among Health Care Providers

A research collaborative including the George Washington University, Transcultural Psychosocial Organization Nepal, Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Epidemiology and Disease Control Division of the Ministry of Health and Population of Nepal,...
17-Oct-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Microbiome Provides New Clues to Determining Development of Colon Cancer

Findings showcasing a connection between bacteria in the microbiome and colon cancer, which may be used to screen younger populations at risk, were published in the journal Gastroenterology by researchers from the George Washington University.
4-Oct-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

AIDS and Cancer Specimen Resource Renewed with $22 Million Grant

The ACSR has been renewed for five years with the George Washington University serving as the prime site.
25-Sep-2019 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

GW Cancer Center Researchers Find Potential Therapeutic Target for Prostate Cancers with PTEN Mutation

PTEN, a tumor suppressor gene mutated in about 20% of prostate cancers, relies on another gene, ARID4B, to function. These findings were published by George Washington University Cancer Center researchers in Nature Communications.
23-Sep-2019 5:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Microbial Profile to Support Growing Field of Human Gut Research

George Washington University researchers published a comprehensive list of the types and ratios of microbes that inhabit the healthy human gut in PLOS ONE, supporting growing research in the field.
9-Sep-2019 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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GW Researchers Develop First of Its Kind Mapping Model to Track How Hate Spreads and Adapts Online

Researchers at the George Washington University developed a mapping model, the first of its kind, to track how online hate clusters thrive globally. They believe it could help social media platforms and law enforcement in the battle against hate...
21-Aug-2019 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Identify Protein Governing Platinum Resistant Ovarian Cancer

Researchers at the GW Cancer Center have identified the protein ERK as an important mechanism behind platinum-resistance in platinum-resistant ovarian cancer. The study is published in Clinical Cancer Research.
16-Aug-2019 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

GW Launches Doctor of Health Sciences Program in Leadership in Clinical Practice and Education

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences is pleased to announce a new Doctor of Health Sciences Program in Leadership in Clinical Practice and Education. The program will be housed within the Department of Health, Human Function, and...
8-Aug-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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