Research News


April 11, 2014 - Cedars-Sinai Experts in Lou Gehrig's Disease Present Conference for Patients and Families
April 3, 2014 - Research Studies Highlight Advantages and Potential of Computer-Guided Spinal Surgery
April 1, 2014 - $2.5 Million Defense Department Grant Funds Gene Therapy Study for Lou Gehrig's Disease
March 25, 2014 - Cedars-Sinai Designing 'Operating Room of the Future' to Streamline, Improve Trauma Care
March 24, 2014 - Research Study Takes Deeper Look at the Role of Gut Microbes in the Immune System
March 19, 2014 - Prominent Cardiac Cell Biologist Jennifer Van Eyk, PhD, Joins Cedars-Sinai to Direct New Advanced Clinical Biosystems Research Institute
March 18, 2014 - Variations in Eye Structure and Function May Reveal Features of Early-Stage Alzheimer's Disease
March 12, 2014 - Study: Response to Emotional Stress May Be Linked to Some Women's Heart Artery Dysfunction
March 11, 2014 - The Immune System's Redesigned Role in Fighting Cancerous Tumors
March 10, 2014 - Detecting, Testing, Treating Rare Diseases: Technology Delivers New Era of Personalization
February 24, 2014 - Tumors 'Light Up' With New, Unique Imaging System Using Scorpion Venom Protein and a Laser
February 18, 2014 - Kidney Cancer Care Improves With Vaccine-Based Approach
February 10, 2014 - Grant Supports Cedars-Sinai Study of Possible Links Between Air Pollution and Brain Cancer
February 6, 2014 - Director of Women's Guild Lung Institute Awarded Stem Cell Grant to Study Treatment for Lung Disease
February 4, 2014 - Can a Protein Controlling Blood Pressure Enhance Immune Responses and Prevent Alzheimer's?
January 31, 2014 - Dormant Prostate Cancer Cells May be Reawakened by Factors Commonly Produced in Inflammatory Cells
January 30, 2014 - Imaging Technique Shows Brain Anatomy Change in Women with Multiple Sclerosis, Depression
January 29, 2014 - Cedars-Sinai to Hold Conference on Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, a Neurological Disorder
January 24, 2014 - Cedars-Sinai Clinical Trial Studies Vaccine Targeting Cancer Stem Cells in Brain Cancers
January 20, 2014  - Physicians Awarded $4 Million to Study Effects of Fertility Treatments and Obstetric Care
January 17, 2014  - Innovative Cedars-Sinai Researcher Receives Prestigious National Academy of Sciences Award
January 14, 2014  - Research Advancements Made in Diabetes-Induced Blindness
January 14, 2014  - Research for Her™, an Online Clinical Research Registry, Honored With Distinguished National Award
January 13, 2014 - Researchers Identify Key Proteins Responsible for Electrical Communication in the Heart
January 6, 2014 - Cedars-Sinai Researchers Target Cancer Stem Cells in Malignant Brain Tumors


December 23, 2013 - New, Personalized Biochemical Analysis of Breast Milk to Help Enhance Nutrition for the Smallest Infants
December 18, 2013 - Fatigue, a Common Side Effect of Breast Cancer Treatment, Evaluated in Novel Patient Study
December 17, 2013 - World Health Organization Study: Atrial Fibrillation is a Growing Global Health Concern
December 6, 2013 - Ovarian Cancer Discovery Deepens Knowledge of Survival Outcomes
December 2, 2013 - Cancer Science Evolves, One Consent Form at a Time
November 26, 2013 - Scientists Design and Test New Approach for Corneal Stem Cell Treatments
November 22, 2013 - Update: 50 Percent of Patients in Cedars-Sinai Brain Cancer Study Alive After Five Years
November 20, 2013 - Neurons in Brain's 'Face Recognition Center' Respond Differently in Patients With Autism
November 18, 2013 - Novel Study Charts Aggressive Prostate Cancer
November 13, 2013 - Cedars-Sinai Physicians Testing Experimental Regimen for Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients
October 25, 2013 - Lou Gehrig's Disease: From Patient Stem Cells to Potential Treatment Strategy in One Study
October 8, 2013 - Ovarian Cancer Research and Awareness Remain a Focus at Cedars-Sinai
September 24, 2013 - Study: Majority of Patients Who Qualify for Lifesaving Heart Treatment Do Not Receive It
September 18, 2013 - Study: Different Hormone Therapy Formulations May Pose Different Risks for Heart Attack and Stroke
September 5, 2013 - Nominations Now Open for Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute's 2014 Corday Prize in Heart Research
August 29, 2013 - Researcher Awarded $5 Million to Advance Future Stem Cell Treatments for Segmental Bone Fractures
August 20, 2013 - Physician-scientist Kenneth Bernstein, MD, receives Distinguished Scientist designation from American Heart Association
August 13, 2013 - Patient trial of immunization to treat Alzheimer’s disease begins at Cedars-Sinai
August 9, 2013 - Nanodrug targeting breast cancer cells from the inside adds weapon: immune system attack
July 24, 2013 - Stem cell clinical trials expert to lead Cardiology Division at Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute
July 19, 2013 - Cedars-Sinai investigator receives pediatric sarcoma research grant
July 11, 2013 - Study finds factors that may cause fluctuations in deep brain stimulation levels over time
July 2, 2013 - Epidemiologist specializing in cancer, diabetes and infectious disease joins Cedars-Sinai
June 25, 2013 - New study on popular prostate cancer protein provides insight into disease progression
June 21, 2013 - Grant initiates new stem cell research for patients suffering with corneal blindness
June 19, 3013 - Long-term study reports deep brain stimulation effective for most common hereditary dystonia
June 11, 2013 - Global expert in lung disease joins Cedars-Sinai to lead new stem cell research program
June 10, 2013 - Cedars-Sinai PhD program in Biomedical Science and Translational Medicine honors first graduating class
June 7, 2013 - Cedars-Sinai opens first-of-its-kind trial in western U.S. for metastatic carcinoid cancer patients
May 29, 2013 - Grant funds research into cardiac stem cells as treatment for heart disease related to Duchenne muscular dystrophy
May 28, 2013 - New medical study registry seeks increased female representation in cancer research
May 16, 2013 - Prostate cancer researchers begin clinical trial to evaluate cancer-fighting drug therapy
May 1, 2013 - Scientists identify genetic subtypes of endometrial cancer, a step forward toward individualized treatments
April 11, 2013 - Bioinformatics experts join Cedars-Sinai to develop personalized treatments based on patients’ DNA
April 1, 2013 - New diagnostic technology may lead to individualized treatments for prostate cancer
March 26, 2013 - Cedars-Sinai study: Obesity may be linked to microorganisms living in the gut
February 14, 2013 – Bankoti and Tsai win 2013 Malaniak Award
February 1, 2013 - Study of brain cooling and clot-busting drug therapy for stroke receives FDA OK to expand
January 30, 2013 - Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute study: stem cells boost heart's natural repair mechanisms


2012 Research News