An innovative process that turns local, organic waste into a high-demand usable resource and a new app that customizes drug recommendations for patients are first-place winners in this year’s Columbia Venture Competition.
A study conducted by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) found that older adults who used a hearing aid performed significantly better on cognitive tests than those who did not use a hearing aid, despite having poorer hearing.
Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) have found evidence in mice that, for some types of autism, gastrointestinal difficulties may originate from the same genetic changes that lead to the behavioral and social characteristics of the condition.
In 2003, much of the Northeast blacked out. It was the second-biggest power outage in world history, affecting some 55 million people. Five years later, Rudin Management Company was sitting down with representatives from Consolidated Edison.
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.