Stanford scientists have moved a big step closer toward using engineered immune cells to treat many forms of pediatric cancer.
A secondary analysis of a diet study showed that low-carbohydrate dieters who consumed the most saturated fats had better levels of lipids in their blood.
A study in Nature details a discovery with potential clinical significance for treating eating disorders such as anorexia. To make that discovery, Stanford researchers had to develop a "first-time-ever" way of teasing apart two separate but closely intertwined sets of identical-appearing neurons in the brain.
A team of Stanford researchers has investigated several ways to block CRISPR gene editing and have found one that seems to work best.
A Stanford physician argues pregnant women should be appropriately included in clinical research to improve their health and the health of their fetuses.
Graduate student Krissie Tellez discusses her research on hormones and offers advice for future graduate students in this In the spotlight Q&A.
New Stanford research has identified an enzyme that plays a critical role in uterine contractions as well as in other muscle tissues.
Small trial conducted by Stanford researchers links activity in the brain's reward processing system with drug relapse in patient cohort.
Fragile DNA may be key to major evolutionary changes in species as diverse as fish and humans, Stanford researchers believe
New research has confirmed that an antigen in some variants of the flu virus and vaccine can, in rare cases, trigger an autoimmune response leading to narcolepsy.
Graduate student Johanna O'Day has started an effort that helps Parkinson's patients tell their story and connects researchers and patients.
About 31 million U.S. adults have food allergies, nearly half of which develop after age 18, findings that surprised food allergy experts.
A look at the most popular Scope pieces of the year.
The top Stanford Medicine magazine stories of 2018 tell of technological advances and possible dangers.
The fall issue of Stanford Medicine magazine features an excerpt from Ben Barres' autobiography, which describes his transition from female to male.
Researchers leverage studies in fruit flies to identify a potential treatment for people with neurodegenerative disorder called spinocerebellar ataxia.