• Study: Aspirin cannot prevent deaths but may help prevent strokes

    Aspirin may reduce the risk of strokes in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD)

    Faculty members at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and the Colorado School of Public Health report that taking aspirin regularly is not effective in reducing heart attacks and heart-related deaths in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD), but may reduce the risk of strokes in those patients.… Full Story

    May 12, 2009
    Guest Contributor
  • Med students get special lab work opportunity

    Two University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine students are among 112 medical, dental and veterinarian students across the country chosen for a special laboratory research program sponsored by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.… Full Story

    May 7, 2009
    Guest Contributor
  • News Release

    Heart Failure Patients, Caregivers Want More Insight From Medical Team

    What does it mean to be diagnosed with heart failure? According to results shared at the American Heart Association’s 10th Scientific Forum on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, heart failure patients and their caregivers want to know what to anticipate with the illness, receive more help with symptom relief and have more communication with members of the medical team providing care.… Full Story

    April 24, 2009
    Caitlin Jenney
  • News Release

    Immune System Pioneers Share America’s Largest Prize in Medicine

    University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine professor Charles A. Dinarello, MD, is one of the awardees of the $500,000 Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research.… Full Story

    April 24, 2009
    Staff
  • Convergent Evolution in Snake and Lizard Proteins

    Findings Impact Evolutionary Theory Convergent evolution, the acquisition of the same biological trait in unrelated lineages, is one of the most compelling arguments for the existence of natural selection.… Full Story

    April 21, 2009
    Caitlin Jenney