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Doctors lax in monitoring potentially addicting drugs

March 3, 2011 -- (BRONX, NY) -- Few primary care physicians pay adequate attention to patients taking prescription opioid drugs -- despite the potential for abuse, addiction and overdose, according to a new study by researchers at Albert Einst...

Low vitamin D levels linked to allergies in kids

February 24, 2011 ─ (BRONX, NY) ─ A study of more than 3,000 children shows that low vitamin D levels are associated with increased likelihood that children will develop allergies, according to a paper published in the February 17 online...

Nanoparticles increase survival after blood loss

February 22, 2011 -- (BRONX, NY) -- In an advance that could improve battlefield and trauma care, scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have used tiny particles called nanoparticles to improve survival after lif...

Vaccine made with synthetic gene protects against deadly pneumonia

February 22, 2011 -- (BRONX, NY) -- Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have developed an experimental vaccine that appears to protect against an increasingly common and particularly deadly form of pneumococc...

In scientific first, researchers visualize naturally occurring mRNA

January 16, 2011 -- (BRONX, NY) -- In a technique that could eventually shed light on how gene expression influences human disease, scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have for the first time ever successfully v...

98.6 degrees Fahrenheit ideal temperature for keeping fungi away and food...

December 21, 2010 -- (BRONX, NY) -- Two researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have found that our 98.6° F (37° C) body temperature strikes a perfect balance: warm enough to ward off fungal infection but not s...

ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE HELPS ADDRESS NEED FOR IMPROVED CANCER...

December 2, 2010 -- (BRONX, NY) -- Nearly a quarter of Americans live in rural areas, which consistently report higher cancer mortality rates than urban and suburban areas. Among the complex causes for this disparity is that only 10 percent of phy...

Discovery shows promise against severe side effects

November 4, 2010 -- (BRONX, NY) -- A team of scientists has found a way to eliminate a debilitating side effect associated with one of the main chemotherapy drugs used for treating colon cancer. The strategy used in their preclinical research -- in...

Einstein launches SuperAgers.com to spotlight aging research

November 1, 2010 -- (BRONX, NY) -- Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University has launched SuperAgers.com, a new website that features the latest information on more than a decade of aging research at Einstein. The SuperAge...

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