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Shedding Pounds

March 05, 2021

A recent successful clinical trial for a drug to help people lose weight is one of many programs at the MUSC Health Weight Management Center.

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New Pathway

February 25, 2021

MUSC researchers prove motor cortex is successful target for pain and addiction treatment, which suggests an overlooked area of the brain in TMS treatment.

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Screening Disparities

February 24, 2021

Hollings researchers aim to generate awareness about lung cancer screening disparities in order to improve treatment outcomes.

This illustration depicts a 3D computer-generated image of a cluster of rod-shaped, drug-resistant, Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria, the pathogen responsible for causing the disease tuberculosis (TB). Image courtesy of CDC.

TB Grant

February 23, 2021

MUSC researcher awarded a 10-year, $9.9 million contract by the CDC to conduct clinical trials for the Tuberculosis Trials Consortium.

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Early Warning

February 23, 2021

A radiology artificial intelligence program proved so useful that the technology will now be used across the MUSC Health system.

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STING Activation

February 11, 2021

A new paper published by Hollings researchers reveals a potential new approach for reducing graft-versus-host disease.

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Beneficial Bacteria

February 10, 2021

Hollings researchers discovered that a single strain of bacteria significantly reduced graft-versus-host disease.

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COVID & Cancer Study

February 08, 2021

A nationwide study hopes to gain insight about COVID-19 in cancer patients and how treatment outcomes are affected.

COVID-19 vaccine trial participant Kelly Warren looks at paperwork.

Looking Ahead

February 05, 2021

Vaccine trial volunteer Kelly Warren wonders what's next now that she's had 2 shots. Will her participation affect her chance of getting an approved vaccine?

COVID-19 vaccine trial participant has blood drawn.

Second Shot

February 04, 2021

She's getting her second shot in a COVID-19 vaccine trial. Will there be side effects again?

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