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Blood cancer specialist Jennifer Woyach, MD, faced a puzzling setback involving a breakthrough drug that had stopped working in some patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). Woyach and team set out to discover the cause of this reversal and chart new therapy for patients facing this most common form of leukemia.
There are secrets lurking in our pantries, and they’re affecting American diets in unexpected ways. Learn what an Ohio State researcher had discovered about snacking and its impacts on long-term health.
A new study led by Ohio State heart and vascular researchers points to increased genetic risk of developing a deadly genetic heart condition, dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). Blacks have an even increased genetic risk.