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University of Minnesota Medical School researchers say “tumor-secreted exosomes” help some cancer cells to evade immune response of current FDA-approved treatment options

Recommendations cite lack of regulation and unknown long-term health effects of tear gas deployment

The University of Minnesota Medical School study could alter fundamental ideas regarding the rules of vaccination and the immune system’s function.

University of Minnesota researchers’ study of “exceptional responders” led to the identification of a new drug target for brain cancer

New research from the laboratory of Peter B. Kang, MD, found mutations in a novel gene that may help identify patients with a specific form of muscular dystrophy. 

The University of Minnesota Medical School and School of Public Health study shows a slight increase in eating disorders, one of the deadliest psychiatric health concerns.

Two researchers from the University of Minnesota Medical School, who also practice at the Minneapolis VA Health Care System, join the Omaha VA Medical Center to lead the Upper Midwest VA Lung Cancer Screening and Research Network as part of a nationwide VA-funded Lung Precision Oncology Program (LPOP).

University of Minnesota Medical School research suggests a Western diet and changes in gut microbes turn pathogen-fighting B-cells into ‘disease-promoters’