Much of what we know about the immune system comes from experiments conducted on mice. But lab mice are not little human beings. The two species are separated by both physiology and lifestyles. Stanford immunologist Mark Davis is calling on his colleagues to shift their research focus to people.
As someone who had spent her career studying molecules on a computer screen, experiments involving people were a revelation and inspiration for Jane Tseng, PhD, …
After a year of baffling symptoms, two Stanford specialists pieced together the puzzle of this woman's disease.
In this piece Stanford medical student Nathaniel Fleming describes the teamwork involved in becoming a physician.
More than 300 doctors, residents and medical students gathered on the Stanford Medicine campus to support reducing firearms violence in the United States.
PHIND scientists discuss how to stop disease in its track, aiming for earlier diagnostics and more precise medical treatments.
When Stanford Medicine’s three organizations set about working together to achieve a shared vision, it was an opportunity to collaborate in ways they never had …
A new video documents the white coat ceremony, which welcomes Stanford's newest medical students and physician assistant students to campus.
Each Saturday, Stanford Medicine's Instagram gives followers a peek into the OR.
When it comes to clinical care, high touch is just as important as technology, Dean Lloyd Minor reminds readers here.
Chris Cheng, an adjunct professor of surgery, recently spent six months as a Visiting Fellow at Oxford.
A group of Stanford-India Biodesign Fellows developed the first foot-operated resuscitator for newborns.
A second-year medical student is part of a team designing personalized cardiac catheters.
A new NPR story explains how California experts have been examining the causes of maternal mortality and successfully figuring out how to counteract them.
Researchers worked to solve the problem of surgical site infections, which can lead to longer hospital stays, additional surgeries, and higher mortality.
Could social media — where misinformation is too often spread — be a place to help build trust in science and the research enterprise?