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May 28, 2020

Research

A New Way to Control Epstein-Barr Virus

A team of researchers at University of Utah Health have shown the Epstein-Barr virus — which causes mononucleosis and is linked to development of several cancers — uses a novel strategy to survive.

May 27, 2020

Clinical

U of U Health Updates Hours of Operation at COVID-19 In-Car ...

University of Utah Health is changing the hours of operation at COVID-19 in-car testing sites to better meet the needs of patients and staff. U of U Health began operating in-car testing sites in early March, becoming th...

May 26, 2020

Clinical

Theresa L. Werner, MD: Talking With Patients About Ovarian ...

Theresa L. Werner, MD, of the Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah, talks about encouraging patients with ovarian cancer to take part in clinical trials, reassuring them they will receive optimal care and ...

May 19, 2020

Clinical

Theresa L. Werner, MD, on Ovarian Cancer and the Immunother...

Theresa L. Werner, MD, of the Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah, talks about why immunotherapy is not a mainstay of treatment for ovarian cancer as it is with other solid tumors, and where this therapy ...

May 18, 2020

Research

A New Life in Orange

Researchers across U of U Health describe how they are adapting to research in the age of Covid-19 under the restricted level, orange. In their own words, they relay their insights, challenges and why they remain optimis...

May 18, 2020

Education, Clinical

Moran Eye Center Resumes Appointments and Elective Surgeries

At the John A. Moran Eye Center, your safety is our primary concern. Since mid-March, we have limited patient access to Moran clinics to do our part to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to protect our patients...

May 18, 2020

Research

VPR: Orange Announcements

The Office of the Vice President for Research has updated Covid-19 research protocols and issued a laboratory safety video. Also noted are reminders from the graduate school and postdoctoral affairs, and information abou...

May 18, 2020

Research

While a Positive Result Doesn’t Prove Immunity, COVID-19 A...

While it’s too soon to use COVID-19 antibody testing to issue “immunity passports”, antibody tests that are available today are good enough to inform decisions about public health and relaxing social distancing int...

May 15, 2020

EducationResearch

Research Across Borders

A global exchange program between U of U Health and University Yaounde I in Cameroon benefits science and scientists on both sides of the world.

May 15, 2020

Research

Genome-wide Pattern Found in Tumors from Brain Cancer Patien...

University of Utah Health scientists led a study demonstrating for that genome-wide alterations in DNA copy number that predict life expectancy in glioblastoma patients, a significant improvement over current indicators ...

May 12, 2020

Education, Clinical

Dr. Ezekiel R. and Edna Wattis Dumke Foundation Creates Endo...

The Dr. Ezekiel R. and Edna Wattis Dumke Foundation has given a transformative $1 million gift to support sight-saving outreach work in Utah and around the world by creating the John A. Moran Eye Center Global Outreach D...

May 12, 2020

Clinical

University of Utah Health Tests for COVID-19 Antibodies Thro...

University of Utah Health is testing for COVID-19 antibodies through ARUP Laboratories. The COVID-19 antibody test evaluates exposure to COVID-19 by detecting antibodies in a blood sample, which indicates if a person may...

May 08, 2020

Clinical

University of Utah Health Collaborates with Utah Legislators...

University of Utah Health is working in partnership with the Utah Legislative Ethnic and Racial Minority Caucus and the Utah Department of Health Office of Health Disparities to test for COVID-19 in underserved communiti...

May 07, 2020

Clinical

University of Utah Health and Intermountain Healthcare Reloc...

The COVID-19 curbside testing site located at the Park City Ice Arena at 600 Gilmore Way will relocate to the Intermountain Park City Hospital parking lot at 900 Round Valley Drive beginning Friday, May 8.

May 06, 2020

Clinical

U of U Health and Intermountain Healthcare to Postpone Certa...

Beginning this week, University of Utah Health and Intermountain Healthcare will start to postpone certain non-urgent elective medical procedures to prepare for an expected surge in patients needing hospitalization for C...

May 06, 2020

Clinical

University of Utah Embarks on Ambitious COVID-19 Testing Eff...

Under Utah HERO, 10 thousand Utahns will be tested for COVID-19. Results will guide public health decision-making and help move Utah’s economy forward.

May 06, 2020

Research

Did the Novel Coronavirus Escape from a Lab? It’s Unlikely

U of U Health scientist Stephen Goldstein, PhD, explains evidence suggesting that the coronavirus pandemic came from the transfer of the SARS-CoV-2 virus from animals to humans.

May 02, 2020

Research

An Unconventional Weapon Against Cancer

Researchers at U of U Health and Cardiff University made a discovery that could lead to what some are calling a universal cancer killer.

May 01, 2020

Research

Psychiatry Research Notice of Awards (Jan-April 20200

The Department of Psychiatry is pleased to announce the funding department researchers received in January to April this year.

Apr 29, 2020

Clinical

University of Utah Health Will Resume Elective Surgeries

University of Utah Health will resume elective surgeries following a pause in services because of the coronavirus epidemic.

Apr 28, 2020

Education, Clinical

Nick Mamalis, MD, Receives University of Utah School of Medi...

The University of Utah School of Medicine Alumni Association has chosen John A. Moran Eye Center physician-researcher Nick Mamalis, MD, to receive its 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award.

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