Research

Research

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Study: Philly is one of the worst U.S. cities for drivers

Medicine

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Penn finds cases of nasty gut infection 'soaring' in United States

Research

Divorce

Study: We’re coming up on divorce season

Research

Industrial Hemp

Research underway to explore bringing industrial hemp back to Pa.

Research

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Study: Moderate drinking of alcohol may alter brain function

Research

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Seasonal flu may heighten risk for Parkinson's disease, Jefferson study finds

Parenting

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Study: Fathers can stunt emotions in sons, success in daughters

Research

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Truvía as insect 'birth control?' Drexel study finds second use for artificial sweetener

Research

Sepsis Tretament

Study finds that speeding up sepsis care can save lives

Research

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Low on donations, Penn tests infected organs for transplants

Concussions

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CHOP, Penn teaming up to study sports-related concussions in teens

Research

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Meet the man who manages Penn's donated corpses

Studies

Pennsylvania Amish

Why the Amish are uniquely qualified for a secondhand smoke study

Research

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Temple researchers first to remove HIV-1 infection from live animals

Research

Soda Tax

Philly officials encouraged by study on effects of Berkeley’s soda tax

Mental Health

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For depression sufferers, researchers may have discovered shortcut for finding right medication

HIV

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Penn researcher granted $16.3 million toward HIV vaccine development

Research

Wawa

Website finds Wawa isn't Pennsylvania's favorite convenience store

Politics

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Study: Math proves Pennsylvania's congressional districts 'almost certainly' gerrymandered

Study

Brain

Drexel researchers devise headband to measure social brain activity

Medicine

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Penn expert: Reduce radiation treatment by half for men with prostate cancer

Studies

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Penn researchers find possible link between father's cocaine use, sons' memory problems

Aging

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How fat could lead to more effective anti-aging treatments

Universities

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Villanova opens new Center for History in the Public Interest

Zika Virus

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Penn-led Zika vaccine candidate shows long-lasting protection with one dose

Urbanization

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$12M grant propels Drexel study on health and environmental impacts of urbanization

Hospitals

Jefferson Hospital

Jefferson launches new integrative health institute

Grants

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Penn Medicine awarded $12 million federal grant for pancreas research

Mental Health

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Untangling anxiety symptoms in children with autism

NEA

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Drexel to get $150K grant to research impact of arts on long-term stress

Medicine

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Jefferson lands $3 million donation for medical marijuana research center

Treatments

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Drexel researchers awarded $3 million to test innovative gadget that heals chronic wounds

Legislation

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

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

Health Care

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Effort created to reduce health disparities in North Philadelphia

Medical Marijuana

Temple partnering with Jefferson to study effects of medical marijuana

Surveys

Poll: Philadelphians identify public safety as biggest concern

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

Autism

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

Hospitals

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

CHOP unveils $50 million effort for pediatric genetics research

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