Search results

327 items matching your search terms.
Filter the results.
Item type













New items since



Sort by relevance · date (newest first) · alphabetically
Blood mutations could contaminate genetic analyses of tumors
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers and colleagues led by Catherine C. Coombs, MD, show that blood cell mutations accounted for as many as 8 percent of the mutations identified in large-scale genetic sequencing efforts at two major academic centers.
Located in News / 2018 / June
Boucher Authors NEJM Review Article on ‘Muco-Obstructive Lung Disease’
The New England Journal of Medicine published an article by Richard Boucher, MD, that redefines four lung diseases into a broad grouping called ‘Muco-Obstructive Lung Diseases.’
Located in News / 2019 / May
Boucher to receive award from American Thoracic Society
Richard Boucher, M.D., from the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine, has been selected to receive the American Thoracic Society’s 2009 Distinguished Achievement Award.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / February
Boyce receives NIH support for innovative Malaria study in Uganda
Ross Boyce, MD, MSc, a clinical instructor in the division of infectious diseases, has been awarded a nearly $1-million Career Development Award (K23) from the National Institutes of Health to utilize principles from criminology to map mosquito breeding sites in Western Uganda. The project could increase the efficiency of vector control in the region.
Located in News / 2018 / November
Boyce, Reyes Pen Commentary on Automated Verbal Autopsy Data Collection
Ross Boyce, MD, and Raquel Reyes, MD, both assistant professors of infectious diseases, wrote a commentary titled “Implementing and scaling verbal autopsies: into the unknown” for the journal BMC Medicine.
Located in Vital Signs / 2020 / March 12
Bullitt Club & Trent Society Speakers for 2009-2010
The Bullitt History of Medicine Club sponsors a collaborative series of monthly evening meetings with the Trent History of Medicine Society, alternating between UNC and Duke campuses, as well as a series of noon meetings at UNC. Both evening and noon schedules are provided below. All meetings are free and open to the public.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - Sept. 25, 2009
Busby-Whitehead elected as chair for American Geriatrics Society's Foundation for Health in Aging
Jan Busby-Whitehead, MD, is professor and chief of the Division of Geriatric Medicine and director of the Center for Aging and Health
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / February
Buse leads clinical trial of new type 1 diabetes treatment
The study is designed to evaluate whether TTP399 is well tolerated when administered as an add-on to insulin therapy and can improve daily glucose profiles and HbA1c in people living with type 1 diabetes.
Located in News / 2017 / November
Buse receives American Diabetes Association’s distinguished service award
UNC's John B. Buse, M.D., Ph.D., recently received the Banting Medal for Service from the American Diabetes Association after completing a term as the ADA’s president for medicine and science.
Located in Vital Signs / 2008 / December
Buse, Mayer-Davis receive ADA National Scientific & Health Care Achievement Awards
John Buse, MD, PhD, the Verne S. Caviness Distinguished Professor of Medicine, and Elizabeth Davis-Mayer, PhD, the Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor of Nutrition and Medicine, will be honored at the annual American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions for their clinical research and epidemiological work.
Located in News / 2019 / May