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  • 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.

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    Live Science

    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.

    Topic

    Infectious Diseases
    Woman walking through busy airport with luggage while overhead lights are purple
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    New York Post

    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.

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    Westfair
    January 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.

    Topic

    Cancer
  • 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.

    Topic

    Cancer
  • 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).

    Topic

    Cancer
  • 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.

  • April 14, 2017

    This special issue of the Radiation Research Journal includes articles that commemorate 100 years of the Center for Radiological Research.

    Topic

    Research