Mount Sinai School of Medicine Bringing Free Courses Online
September 19, 2012
Mount Sinai School of Medicine has signed an agreement with Coursera.org that will make Mount Sinai graduate and medical school courses freely available online.
Mount Sinai Researchers Find That Little-Studied Gene May Boost Long-Term Memory and Enhance Cognition
January 26, 2011
Treatment with a gene called IGF-II significantly improved long-term memory. When the gene was blocked, long-term memories could not form.
Mount Sinai Researchers Make Groundbreaking Discovery on Origin of Brain’s Immune Cells
October 21, 2010
New study could lead to new treatments for degenerative brain diseases, such as Alzheimer’s, and autoimmune disorders, such as multiple sclerosis.
Mount Sinai Researchers Develop New Computational Method to Aid Analysis of Gene Expression Experiments
September 15, 2010
Mount Sinai researchers have developed a new database that will change how scientists identify drug targets and biomarkers.
Researchers Identify New Therapeutic Targets to Improve Pain Management After Chronic Morphine Administration
September 7, 2010
Researchers identified changes in the brain and spinal cord that occur during the development of morphine tolerance, providing a therapeutic target for preventing it.
Mount Sinai Researchers Reveal Novel Structural Features at the Core of Cellular Energy Conversion
August 18, 2010
The research team determined that the cellular nanomachine, or motor, uses a water molecule to convert food energy into usable cellular energy.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine Researchers Discover Mechanism by Which Diseases Develop
July 8, 2010
Researchers have identified a previously unknown mechanism by which information from a gene is used to direct the physical and behavioral development of individuals.
Mount Sinai Discovers Genetic Framework to Explain and Predict Adverse Drug Reactions
April 20, 2010
Researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine have taken a step toward the ability to predict adverse drug reactions, such as heart arrhythmias.