Community Collaborators Digging Deeper to Solve High Infant Mortality

March 14, 2017

Between 2008 and 2012, 434 infants died in Allegheny County within their first year, ranking the county slightly worse than the national average. While blacks make up only Read More ›

New Findings Could Pave Way for Liquid Biopsies, Better Drug Delivery Devices

March 6, 2017

Engineers at Carnegie Mellon University and biomedical researchers at the University of Pittsburgh and Magee-Womens Research Institute have established a framework for understanding the mechanics that underlie vesicle Read More ›

Pregnancy and Heart Disease: A Pivotal Time for Cardiac Health

February 27, 2017

Novel insights into pregnancy might reveal a great deal about heart disease risks in women. By studying cardiovascular health and impairments during pregnancy, researchers can detect more than Read More ›

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