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The CUIMC Dept. of Radiation Oncology will host their 4th annual research retreat on Friday, Nov. 16th.
The following is a list of the pilot projects funded through the Opportunities Fund Management Core of the Centers for Medical Countermeasures against Radiation Consortium (CMCRC) since inception.
The study found that "far ultraviolet C" (far-UVC) light could kill airborne flu virus particles in a lab setting that was designed to be similar to a public space.
Since the widespread use of antibiotics began in the 1940s, we've tried to develop new drugs faster than bacteria can evolve -- but this strategy isn't working.
Source:New York PostJanuary 15, 2018
According to David Brenner, director of the Center for Radiological Research, depending on the size of the bomb, everyone within a half mile from the epicenter of the blast would die immediately.
Source:WestfairJanuary 12, 2018
From a research campus in Irvington on the former estate of a son of Alexander Hamilton, Columbia University Medical Center researchers aim to investigate a new treatment for pancreatic cancer.
- January 1, 2018
Dr. Igor Shuryak, assistant professor at the CRR, recently published a paper, considering the possibility of using bacteria to help protect humans and the environment from chronic ionizing radiation.
- December 21, 2017
The CRR would like to congratulate our Associate Director Dr. Tom Hei on being awarded the Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) Honors Causa from Amity University.
- November 1, 2017
The CRR congratulates Dr. Micaela Cunha as one of the four early career scientists awarded a postdoctoral fellowship by the Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRI for Space Health).
- August 21, 2017
Dr. Vladimir N. Ivanov and Dr. Jinhua Wu from the CRR recently published their research on cell death by combined treatment of cannabidiol, γ-radiation and small molecule inhibitors in Oncotarget.