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Transplanting pancreatic islets, along with a hydrogel that "trains" immune cells to accept them, could translate to a cure for Type 1 diabetes.
The Paypal founder contributed to the series A Peptilogics put together to advance its lead treatment for multidrug-resistant bacterial infections.
An experimental drug based on tick saliva may be the key to reducing the inflammation that leads to heart disease in HIV patients.
University of Pittsburgh scientists have developed a new test that spots dormant HIV and is faster and cheaper than current tests.
Scientists at Carnegie Mellon are developing a technique to relieve Parkinson's symptoms by flipping certain neurons on and off with light.
The University of Pittsburgh is deepening its ties with German pharma Bayer as the two pen a research pact for heart, lung and blood disease indications.
University of Pittsburgh researchers have created a molecule that has reversed carbon monoxide poisoning in mice and could inspire the first CO poisoning antidote for humans.
Read any science fiction and you’ll know that robots themselves can’t feel. But in a paper published this week from the University of Pittsburgh, researchers have shown that a mind-controlled robotic arm can help paralyzed patients regain sensation in their limbs.