Monthly Archives: December 2017

Is a cure for hemophilia within reach?

 That is the question now being considered in light of a new research article in the New England Journal of Medicine in which a new gene therapy drug was given to men with hemophilia B.  After receiving the new drug, the patients … Continue reading

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Ross Hall Construction, December 20-30

Air Handler Replacement Project Facilities has entered the phase of the Air Handler Replacement project where they have to demolish the existing concrete foundational pads. This work will be conducted internally to Ross Hall within the 3rd Floor mechanical space. … Continue reading

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Need Help Deciding Where to Publish? Himmelfarb can help!

Recently, the NIH took steps to help protect the credibility of published research findings from NIH-funded research. In a recent blog post, the National Library of Medicine called on librarians to help in this effort. In NIH Guide Notice OD-18-011, … Continue reading

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What is clinical pharmacogenomics?

Is this drug more effective for individuals with a specific genetic profile?   Are some people at increased risk of a serious drug reaction from a specific drug?   How is pharmacogenomic information being used clinically right now? Pharmacogenomics: Precision Medicine and … Continue reading

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Study Break: Health Snack @ Himmelfarb

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Take a Study Break in December!

Get out and see DC! Check out fun things to do on Healthy Living @ Himmelfarb’s December calendar of events around town!

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