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Temple-Led Research Team Traces Pathway to Cardioprotection in Post-Ischemic Heart Failure

A Temple-led research team shows for the first time that blocking GRK2 localization to mitochondria protects heart cells from ischemic injury and death, casting new light on GRK2 as a potential therapeutic target in post-injury heart failure. read more »

Temple Scientists Identify Novel Target for Neuron Regeneration and Functional Recovery in Spinal Cord Injury

The discovery of proteins that serve a central role in neuron regeneration is key to the development of drug therapies that have the potential to help patients regain function in their limbs after spinal cord injury. read more »

Dr. Lisa Rae Appointed Director of the Temple Burn Center

Lisa Rae, MD, FACS, has been appointed Director of the Temple Burn Center and Associate Professor of Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. read more »

Temple's Dr. Amy Goldberg and Scott Charles Nominated for 2019 Greater Philadelphia Innovation Awards

Amy J. Goldberg, MD, FACS and Scott Charles have been nominated for the 2019 Greater Philadelphia Innovation Awards - Innovation in Human Services. read more »

Dr. William Auger Joins Temple as Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension Specialist

William R. Auger, MD, has joined Temple University Hospital as a pulmonologist in the Pulmonary Hypertension, Right Heart Failure and Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH) Program in the Temple Heart and Vascular Institute, and Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. read more »

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Hunter College of the City University of New York Awarded $13.5 Million NCI/NIH Grant for Cancer Health Disparities

This joint grant, a first of its kind for any Pennsylvania or New Jersey institution, will examine cancer health inequity across multiple ethnic populations read more »

New Epigenetic Drug Strategy to Treat Cancer

Researchers have discovered that inhibiting CDK9, a DNA transcription regulator, reactivates genes that have been epigenetically silenced by cancer. read more »

Temple Lung Center Director Reports Continued Positive Results for Study Examining Minimally Invasive Treatment of Severe Emphysema

Twelve months in, EMPROVE shows patients with the Spiration® Valve System have statistical and clinically meaningful improvements in lung function, target lobe volume reduction, shortness of breath and quality-of-life parameters. read more »

Dr. Cecelia Schmalbach Appointed The Inaugural David Myers, MD Professor and Chair in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

This newly-endowed Chair will support in perpetuity the department’s excellence and innovation in clinical care, research, and medical training. read more »

Temple Scientists Identify Genetic Variants Almost Exclusive to African Americans That Predict Poor Outcomes in Dilated Cardiomyopathy Heart Disease

Genetic testing is a powerful diagnostic tool that is increasingly being used for the diagnosis of dilated cardiomyopathy, a disease in which the heart becomes enlarged, making it difficult to pump blood. read more »