News and Breakthroughs
Research scientists at Cedars-Sinai continually advance a new understanding of diseases, as well as new ideas and technologies for prevention and treatment. This diligence generates a steady stream of news about their transformational achievements and their benefits to healthcare.
A new study published in the May issue of the peer-reviewed journal Brain has identified a rare neurologic disorder affecting infants and teenagers. Tyler Mark Pierson, MD, PhD, assistant professor in the departments of Neurology and Pediatrics at Cedars-Sinai, was one of the study’s senior authors.
A new type of testing maze for laboratory mice, developed at Cedars-Sinai, shows promise for helping investigators study and identify early dysfunctions of Alzheimer's disease, according to a recent study published in the journal Scientific Reports.
Internationally recognized for his pioneering research in blood-forming stem cells called hematopoietic stem cells, John P. Chute, MD, has been named the Linda Ostrowski Chair in Hematology/Oncology.