• Discovery on T cell behavior has implications for cancer immunotherapy

    Researchers find T cells elicited from subunit vaccines do not depend on glucose for reproduction

    September 7, 2018
    David Kelly
    Healthy human T cell
  • Liver clinic targets silent epidemic with team approach

    Doctors pair up in fight against obesity-driven, potentially-fatal disease

    After watching the cafeteria lady’s husband die under his team’s care, Thomas Jensen, MD, began focusing on preventing the scenario from happening again.… Full Story

    September 6, 2018
    Debra Melani
  • The U.S. has experienced a spike in violent and unintentional injuries

    Increase reversed earlier positive trends, reasons remain unknown

    The U.S. has experienced a disturbing increase in violent and unintentional injuries over the last few years, reversing positive gains made in the 1980s and 1990s, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and Denver Health Medical Center.… Full Story

    August 1, 2018
    David Kelly
  • Researchers create model on how brain reward response impacts anorexia

    New discovery could lead to better treatments for this often deadly illness

    Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have found that the brain’s response to taste stimuli is linked to high anxiety and a drive for thinness that could play a role in driving anorexia nervosa.… Full Story

    July 26, 2018
    David Kelly
  • CU Anschutz awarded $8 million for end-of-life and palliative care

    Award from National Institutes of Health to refine and expand research

    July 16, 2018
    Guest Contributor
    Jean Kutner, MD
  • Researchers find little association between suicide and hypoxia

    High altitude does not seem to cause higher suicide rates

    Following an extensive analysis of published studies, researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have found that while suicide rates are higher at higher altitudes, they are unlikely caused by hypoxia, (low oxygen) at these elevations.… Full Story

    June 27, 2018
    David Kelly
  • Invasive procedures best used for subgroup of acid reflux patients

    Behavioral modification, low dose anti-depressants may be better options

    May 8, 2018
    David Kelly
  • Issues of dementia and gun ownership need more discussion

    When should families, physicians and caregivers talk to dementia patients about giving up firearms?

    May 7, 2018
    David Kelly
  • Study shows prenatal cannabis use associated with low birth weights

    The study, led by Colorado School of Public Health, shows a 50 percent increase in low birth weights among women who use cannabis during pregnancy

    April 23, 2018
    David Kelly