Monthly Archives: May 2018

Gene therapy for transfusion-dependent beta thalassemia patients?

Can gene therapy eliminate the need for blood transfusions for patients with transfusion-dependent β thalassemia? This article reports the results of two phase 1-2 studies studied on the use of a gene therapy.  In these studies, patients with transfusion-depenent β-thalassemia received gene … Continue reading

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Who is talking about your research?

PlumX metrics are now available in Himmelfarb Library‘s Research Commons, a repository of research output for GW’s Milken Institute School of Public Health, the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and the School of Nursing. PlumX provides non-traditional  metrics  like Altmetric (social media … Continue reading

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New Resource: DNP Project Repository

A new Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Project Repository recently was developed by the School of Nursing in collaboration with Himmelfarb Library‘s Research Commons. The DNP Project Repository archives all doctoral projects completed within GW’s DNP program. It is used to advance nursing practice by preserving, archiving, and … Continue reading

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Wipe out your fines – give food for fines!

Have library fines?  Participate in our Food for Fines Drive! Until May 25th, for every non-perishable item you bring to the Circulation Desk, you can clear a dollar off your fines!  All items will be donated to The Store, a … Continue reading

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What’s happening in May? Flowers, embassies…and a parade!

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