A team led by Shree K. Nayar, T.C. Chang Professor of Computer Science at Columbia Engineering, has developed a novel sheet camera that can be wrapped around everyday objects to capture images that cannot be taken with one or more conventional cameras.
In a new study, researchers from Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) described a new mouse model featuring a combination of genetic and environmental risk factors that can trigger the compulsive restriction of food intake seen in patients with anorexia nervosa.
Researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and Columbia University Medical Center report that medical use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) during pregnancy was associated with increased rates of offspring depression by early adolescence.
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is a viable alternative to traditional open heart surgery for patients with severe aortic stenosis at intermediate risk for surgery, according to results from the Placement of AoRTic TraNscathetER Valves (PARTNER) II Trial.
An experimental urine test that detects genetic changes associated with prostate cancer identified 92 percent of men with elevated PSA (prostate-specific antigen) levels who had high-grade cancers, according to a study published today in JAMA Oncology online.
Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical stage specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with the stockholders of Vixen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to acquire all of the stock of Vixen.
Researchers from NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) and University of Miami, with support from the National Institutes of Health and National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, co-authored a study that may help older people slow their rate of cognitive decline.
Four Columbia Engineering assistant professors have won Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) awards from the National Science Foundation: Allison Bishop (Computer Science), Matei Ciocarlie, (Mechanical Engineering), Pierre Gentine (Earth and Environmental Engineering), and Nima Mesgarani (Electrical Engineering).