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Aug 02, 2019, 14:05 ET Study Reveals How 'Natural-Killer' Cells Might Help Women Avoid a Deadly Risk of Childbirth

One of the most dangerous risks expectant mothers face as their delivery date approaches is a surprisingly common condition with a little-known name: ...


Jul 16, 2019, 05:00 ET Human Pancreas on a Chip Opens New Possibilities for Studying Disease

Scientists created human pancreas on a chip that allowed them to identify the possible cause of a frequent and deadly complication of cystic fibrosis ...


Jun 19, 2019, 07:00 ET Scientists Identify Genes Associated with Biliary Atresia Survival

Scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center have identified an expression pattern of 14 genes at the time of diagnosis that predicts...


May 30, 2019, 11:00 ET Scientists Bioengineer Human Liver Disease in the Lab to Find New Treatments

Scientists successfully bioengineered human liver organoids that faithfully mimic key features of fatal liver disease in the laboratory. This allowed ...


May 07, 2019, 11:01 ET Potential New Target Emerges For Preventing Preterm Birth

Scientists have known for years that inflammatory reactions during pregnancy to infections and other causes can trigger preterm birth. Now experts at ...


May 02, 2019, 18:05 ET Major Grant Fuels Hunt For Universal Flu Vaccine

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center will use a $30 million federal grant--the second-largest the center has ever received--to accelerate...


Apr 22, 2019, 11:00 ET Overlooked Molecular Machine in Cell Nucleus May Hold Key to Treating Aggressive Leukemia

Many individuals forced to fight an exceptionally aggressive form of the blood cancer acute myeloid leukemia (AML) don't survive more than five years....


Apr 01, 2019, 11:00 ET Study Shows How Light Therapy Might Help Premature Babies Avoid Vision Problems

Scientists discovered a light-dependent molecular pathway that regulates how blood vessels develop in the eye. The findings in Nature Cell Biology...


Mar 15, 2019, 08:56 ET Cardiovascular Screenings Uncover Two Cases of Diabetes And Significant Levels of High Cholesterol in Middle Schoolers

A pilot study from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center of 45 middle school kids shows that more than a third of those screened had abnormal ...


Feb 14, 2019, 10:30 ET Close to Half a Million E-Valentines Sent to Patients at Cincinnati Children's

People from around the world are bringing smiles to patients and families who are spending this Valentine's Day at Cincinnati Children's Hospital...


Jan 28, 2019, 09:00 ET NIAID-Sponsored Clinical Trial of Ebola Vaccines Begins at Cincinnati Children's

A Phase 1 clinical trial of investigational vaccines intended to protect against Zaire ebolavirus (Ebola) is underway at Cincinnati Children's...


Jan 07, 2019, 11:00 ET Top 7 Discoveries at Cincinnati Children's Featured in Research Annual Report

From basic science discoveries that could transform health care in years to come to clinical trials and quality improvements helping children right...


Dec 20, 2018, 09:00 ET Santa Claus Makes a Cyber Stop at Cincinnati Children's

Santa Claus made a cyber stop at Cincinnati Children's to visit patients in the hospital for the Christmas holiday. Through video conferencing...


Dec 13, 2018, 07:00 ET Scientists Create Most Accurate Tool Yet Developed To Predict Asthma in Young Children

Scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center have created and tested a decision tool that appears to be the most accurate,...


Dec 12, 2018, 11:52 ET Connecting with Your Newborn Through Books

Babies admitted to the Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) are often at an increased risk of developmental delays due to their prematurity or their...


Dec 03, 2018, 16:36 ET Cincinnati Children's Holiday Video Goes Viral

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center hopes to spread a message of hope this holiday season with the release of a lip sync challenge video...


Dec 01, 2018, 10:30 ET Sickle Cell Anemia Treatment Safely Lowers Disease Burden in African Children

A daily hydroxyurea pill may finally bring some relief for young children living with the painful and deadly blood disease sickle cell anemia (SCA)...


Nov 12, 2018, 10:02 ET Genetic Testing Reveals Complex Condition for Mom and Young Daughter

For Robin Gramke, her pregnancy was a healthy, happy one. The delivery that followed of her baby girl McKenna also went smoothly. "She was born in...


Oct 30, 2018, 08:45 ET Clarigent Health Brings New Suicide-Prevention Technology to Meet Mental Health Needs

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, a top-ranked pediatric medical center and research institution, and seed investor CincyTech today...


Oct 29, 2018, 10:00 ET A Nurse Who Inspires

Kelli Kolkmeyer is a pediatric bone marrow transplant nurse at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. She knows what it's like to be on the...


Oct 15, 2018, 08:48 ET Neck Device Shows Promise in Protecting the Brain of Female Soccer Players

A new study of female high school soccer players suggests that a neck collar may help protect the brain from head impacts over the course of a...


Sep 20, 2018, 11:00 ET Scientists Grow Human Esophagus in Lab

Scientists working to bioengineer the entire human gastrointestinal system in a laboratory now report using pluripotent stem cells to grow human...


Sep 12, 2018, 14:00 ET Timing May Be Everything When Taking Meds

Using new bioinformatics tools to analyze thousands of human tissue samples, researchers at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center created a...


Jul 03, 2018, 11:16 ET NICU Doctor and Nurse Experience Role Reversal After Baby Needs Life-Saving Surgery

When they are at home, Melissa and Paul Kingma are mom and dad to baby Elle and her two big brothers. At work, it's Dr. Paul Kingma, neonatal...


Jun 26, 2018, 12:01 ET Cincinnati Children's Jumps to Number Two Spot in Nation In U.S. News Best Children's Hospitals Rankings

For the first time ever, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center ranks second in the nation among all Honor Roll hospitals in U.S.News and...