Leaders of West Tennessee Healthcare (WTH) and Vanderbilt University Medical Center today announced an academic affiliation agreement which further establishes a collaborative relationship between the two institutions, now for the creation of new cancer programs in West Tennessee.The new agreement creates a framework for the future development of cooperative programs [...]
West Tennessee Healthcare and Vanderbilt University Medical Center Announce Academic Affiliation Agreement
Researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) have uncovered new hard-to-detect methods that criminals...
In their quest to learn more about the variability of cells between and within tissues, biomedical scientists have...
In the past, researchers have sought to determine the geographic distribution of many life-threatening conditions,...
Launched by NASA in 1973, Skylab orbited the Earth until 1979. The orbital workshop in this photo is the largest component of Skylab. It housed the living quarters, work and storage areas, research equipment and most of the supplies needed to support a succession of three-man crews. Skylab crews performed [...]Read more ›
The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), building on a pioneering wind energy forecasting system that saved millions of dollars for Xcel Energy customers in eight states, has entered into a new agreement with the utility for even more sophisticated weather forecasts. In the next two years, NCAR scientists and [...]Read more ›
Adults with end-stage respiratory failure and pulmonary hypertension requiring ECMO (extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) have been “bridged” toward lung transplantation with novel lung assist devices such as the Novalung. This and related devices work based on pumpless application of oxygenators. A presentation by David M. Hoganson, MD, and colleagues from Washington [...]Read more ›