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  • Amyloidosis Clinic Opens in Utah, Third in the Country Specializing in Treatment of the Rare Disease

    Clinic offers specialists including hematologists, cardiologists and nephrologists to focus attention on the diagnosis and treatment of patients with amyloidosis

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  • Study Links Thin Air, Higher Altitudes to Depression in Female Rats

    Reduced oxygen is a distinct risk factor for people living farther above sea level

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  • New Insights Into Little Known But Common Birth Defect: Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

    Although many genetic mutations have been linked to CDH, a new study from the University of Utah School of Medicine is the first to demonstrate a linkage between genetic variation and a physiological mechanism that gives rise to defects in the diaphragm. The research points to a crucial role for connective tissue in CDH, and in guiding normal development of the diaphragm. These findings were published March 25, 2015, in Nature Genetics.

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