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Cryptococcus neoformans is a fungal pathogen that causes disease in immuno-compromised individuals, particularly those with advanced HIV, organ transplants, or cancer chemotherapy patients.

Device could provide new insight for brain research on concussions, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.

The University of Minnesota was one of forty institutions awarded the distinction of “Center of Excellence” for obstetric anesthesia from the Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology.

UMN faculty led study shows deep brain stimulation improves cognitive control by augmenting brain rhythms.

New research recently published by Kalpna Gupta, PhD, demonstrates the impact of opioids on the survival of humanized mouse models with sickle cell disease, compared to normal mice.

On average, men have a shorter life expectancy compared to women, and live with more diseases and illnesses. Contributing factors include reluctance of men to seek health care advice and treatment as well as, in general, unhealthy lifestyle factors.

New research could improve hearing for deaf people who cannot sufficiently benefit from traditional treatment.

New study shows significantly less swelling after ultrasound treatment.

A multidisciplinary team from the University of Minnesota is giving patients a more interactive role when making decisions about their care through a new award-winning app.

UMN Medical School Experts Update 2014 Guidelines for the Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation (AFib).


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