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Hannah Carlin, a fourth-year student studying microbiology, doesn't recall much of her cancer treatment — granted, she was 16 months old at the time of her diagnosis.
But her mother, Beth Heinz, certainly does.
"You're not guaranteed anything in life. You're not guaranteed a lifetime with your children," Heinz said to The Minnesota Daily.
Monteris Medical studies changes in patients who have faced mortality.
By Joe Carlson Star Tribune
German citizen Steffen Rhode spent a year in high school in 1998 studying as a foreign-exchange student in Fosston, Minn. He returned 20 years later with a new hole in his head.
Genes could be used to inform future treatments for people predisposed to addiction.
By KATIE SALAI
Recent University of Minnesota research discovered 566 genetic variations that are linked to tobacco and alcohol addiction.
When his chemotherapy patients leave the hospital to continue treatment at home, Edward Greeno faces a new challenge.
U pharmacists test the ingestible "medication-adherence" system on cancer patients.
Dichlorophenols (DCPs) are chemicals known to disrupt hormone systems. DCPs can be found in a variety of consumer and industrial products, such as deodorizers, antibacterial additives and even chlorinated drinking water.