UNC Lineberger researcher Blossom Damania, PhD, postdoctoral researcher Aadra Bhatt, PhD, and colleagues have discovered a slick trick a virus uses to spur cancerous cell growth in its host: the virus initiates a signal that mimics one of the host cell’s own signals.
A study by UNC Lineberger researcher G. Greg Wang, PhD, and colleagues uncovered the genetic mechanism for how acute myeloid leukemia cells with a specific DNA mutation stay as undifferentiated cells, rather than maturing into healthy blood cells.
The immersion internship program pairs young scientists with leading companies and organizations throughout the Triangle to bolster experience outside academia.
UNC School of Medicine faculty members took on critical roles in amending diagnostic criteria questionnaires for functional GI disorders, which affect millions of people worldwide.
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Bob Gianforcaro has accepted the new role of Executive Medical Director for Population Health for UNC Health Care effective July 1, 2016.
The Code Sepsis team is grateful to May's 'Sepsis Stars,' who were instrumental in delivering the sepsis bundle to patients in their care. Please see which of your colleagues are Sepsis Stars.
The Healthwise patient instructions found through the Clinical References (or References) link in Epic@UNC will be upgraded Tuesday, June 28.
Learn more about onsite visits from Courtyard by Marriott, Blue Ridge Companies Apartment Complexes and the North Carolina Theatre.
Sign up now for the July 31 Super Sprint Triathlon!
Please visit the Dillard's Fundraising Sale in the Children's Hospital lobby June 27 - 29.
Eight projects from 2015 Cohort B will be presented June 27.
Please read these important Nursing Policy Updates effective June 2016.
UNC School of Medicine researcher and public health officials to discuss Zika research and prevention at upcoming event for students, faculty and staff at campus event.
For those patients who require Rhogam, there is now a form that can be printed to be used when picking up the product.
Dr. Michael Fried, director of the UNC Liver Center, is a co-principal investigator of the PRIORITIZE Study.
Phishing emails are a consistent threat that we face on a daily basis. Find out more about what to do if you have submitted sensitive information to a malicious phishing site.
The long-term health effects of e-cigarettes remain unknown, but toxicologists at UNC are now uncovering how use of e-cigarettes affect genes involved in upper airway immune defense.