Research

Research

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GOP prepares for House vote on medical research bill

Legislation

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Penn staffer's map shows few legal locations for Philly's future marijuana dispensaries

Higher Education

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Temple leads $20M project with U.S. Army to study brain injury, develop new materials

Cancer Research

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Napster founder to visit Penn for Philly launch of cancer-curing initiative he funded with $250 million

Medical Marijuana

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Temple partnering with Jefferson to study effects of medical marijuana

Health Care

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Effort created to reduce health disparities in North Philadelphia

Research

Veterinary Robotics

Penn researchers hope robotic scan for horses can help human health

Surveys

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Poll: Philadelphians identify public safety as biggest concern

Health

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Obama shakes mind-controlled robot hand wired to sense touch

Surveys

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Poll: Philadelphians back soda tax, think city headed in right direction

Studies

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CHOP researchers identify gene linked to childhood ear infections

Hospitals

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CHOP unveils $50 million effort for pediatric genetics research

Autism

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For autism research, Drexel team says step aside, Tooth Fairy

Research

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Study: Five-second rule too long to eat food that's fallen on ground

CHOP

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Eagles Charitable Foundation donates $1 million to CHOP for autism research

Cancer

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Drexel study: Music can lessen anxiety, reduce pain in cancer patients

Military

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U.S. Air Force wants Drexel to help plasma bomb the skies

Real Estate

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Drexel study: Now is a 'helluva time to sell' your home in Philadelphia

Research

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Penn Alzheimer's Disease Center gets $8.8 million in NIH renewal funding

Demographics

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Philly scholars await city's first federal statistical research center

Medical

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Penn researchers create placenta-on-a-chip to study preterm birth

Research

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Philadelphia consortium awarded $23 million for landmark HIV cure research

Business

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Thomson Reuters to sell Philly IP & Science division for $3.55 billion

Drugs

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia to participate in program to fight opioid crisis

HIV

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Promising Penn study refines animal model for HIV vaccine development

Research

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Rowan researchers think they've developed foolproof method to detect early Alzheimer's

Sex

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Gay and lesbian sex has doubled since 1990, Widener researcher finds

Medical Marijuana

Jefferson University forms medical marijuana education, research center

Gentrification

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The real reason why Millennials, Gen Xers are flocking to cities

Malaria

The death-knell of malaria parasites: too much cholesterol

Education

Drinking

Alcohol education doesn't work on frat bros, study finds

Medicine

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Thirty percent of women in medical research report sexual harassment

Drugs

Magic mushroom compound works psychedelically well on depression in small-scale study

Breast Cancer

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Can a bra detect breast cancer? It's in the works

Mental Health

Teen Depression

Bisexual, questioning women at greater risk for depression than gay or straight women: Drexel study

Biology

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This Philly biotech company wants to revive the dead

Children's Health

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Newborns may be getting over-diagnosed with gastric reflux disease

Fitness

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Study examines why even 'Biggest Loser' contestants gain back the weight

Pediatrics

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CHOP doctor gets award for research on climate change and kidney stones

Research

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CHOP joining country's largest autism study

Soda

Harvard study: Philly's soda tax would save $197 million in health-care costs

Research

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Drexel seeks healthy participants for landmark Alzheimer's drug study

Hunger

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Einstein study shows how most-hospitalized patients often face threat of hunger

Autism

Researchers still don't know why N.J. has highest autism rate in country

Cancer

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Penn joins Sean Parker in historic launch of cancer immunotherapy institute

Drunk Driving

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Penn study finds one way to reduce drunk-driving deaths by 15 percent

Research

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Drexel researchers selected to lead Delaware River Watershed projects