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The case of the missing monocyte
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill scientists investigate a gene that appears to protect against rheumatoid arthritis. The research could inform future treatment approaches.
Located in News / 2011 / October
The Family Disease
Cystic fibrosis took five of her siblings at a young age. Now, Wanda O’Neal, PhD, is part of a team of UNC researchers searching for reasons why. Their latest work has provided new insights that will help unravel why a sixth sibling with CF is living a productive life as he turns 50.
Located in News / 2015 / April
The Heart of a Researcher
At the UNC School of Medicine, researchers come to their work through various paths. For Wanda O'Neal, PhD, her tireless dedication to researching cystic fibrosis and lung conditions was born from a very personal place -- a family with six kids with CF.
Located in News / 2018 / May
The Hunt for a Cure to HIV
In recognition of World AIDS Day on Dec. 1, UNC Health Care and our friends at StoryDrivenMedia created this video featuring HIV Cure Center researchers David Margolis, MD, and Nancie Archin, PhD, as well as clinical trial participant Rob Hill.
Located in News / 2017 / November
The Ultimate Telemedicine: UNC Expert Helps Treat Astronaut’s Blood Clot During NASA Mission
Blood clot expert Stephan Moll, MD, professor of medicine in the UNC School of Medicine, consulted NASA on how to treat a U.S. astronaut’s deep vein thrombosis during a mission on the International Space Station. Moll co-wrote a case study on the successful treatment that has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Located in News / 2020 / January
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) associated with shorter hospital stay, more frequent discharge to home
In a new study, John Vavalle, MD, and colleagues, found that TAVR may lead to improved patient outcomes and lower health care costs.
Located in News / 2018 / September
Translational Education at Carolina took shape in 2013, takes off in 2014
The UNC School of Medicine’s new MD curriculum, dubbed TEC, brings clinical experiences into the curriculum earlier, allows for personalized learning and individualized experiences, and integrates basic science and clinical training throughout all four years.
Located in Vital Signs / 2014 / Jan. 16
Tuberculosis screening, isoniazid preventative therapy reduce mortality among people with HIV
The study published in The Lancet showed no therapeutic benefit of empiric TB therapy for patients with HIV.
Located in News / 2016 / March
Two UNC doctors participating in Ebola clinical trial
William A. Fischer II and David Wohl are taking part in a clinical trial at ELWA Hospital in Monrovia, Liberia, in which plasma from survivors of Ebola virus disease is given to patients who are battling the disease.
Located in News / 2014 / December
Two UNC faculty co-author Institute of Medicine report on chronic illness
The IOM’s report authorship committee of health professionals and internationally recognized experts included UNC professors Leigh Callahan, PhD and Russell Harris MD, MPH.
Located in News / 2012 / February