COVID OUT clinical trial suggests metformin effective at reducing odds of serious outcomes for COVID-19 patients seeking early treatment
August 18, 2022 09:00 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Published in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers — led by the University of Minnesota Medical School and School of Public Health...
U of M Medical School receives $18.8M grant from the Helmsley Charitable Trust to provide AEDs across Minnesota
June 07, 2022 11:30 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, June 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust announces an $18.8 million grant to the University of Minnesota Medical School. The grant...
U of M receives NIAID grant to develop drug treatments for future viral pandemics
May 23, 2022 10:00 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, May 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The University of Minnesota has received $66 million from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to establish a...
Researchers boost human mental function with brain stimulation
November 01, 2021 09:28 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, Nov. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a pilot human study, researchers from the University of Minnesota Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital show it is possible to...
First-in-human clinical trial for a vaccine to treat opioid use disorders enrolls first patients
September 07, 2021 08:30 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, Sept. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The first patients have been enrolled in a phase 1 randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial to study a therapeutic vaccine for opioid use...
Race, ethnicity not a factor in recent weapon-carrying behaviors at US schools
June 24, 2021 09:18 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, June 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A study led by researchers at the University of Minnesota Medical School sheds new light on boys’ weapon-carrying behaviors at U.S. high...
Novel late-stage colorectal cancer treatment proves effective in preclinical models
April 28, 2021 09:29 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
MINNEAPOLIS/ST.PAUL, April 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a recent discovery by University of Minnesota Medical School, researchers uncovered a new way to potentially target and treat late-stage...
The COVID-19 pandemic has been linked with six unhealthy eating behaviors
April 12, 2021 09:02 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
MINNEAPOLIS / ST.PAUL, April 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new probe into the lingering impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic revealed correlations to six unhealthy eating behaviors, according to a...
University of Minnesota Medical School launches clinical trial studying metformin treatment for COVID-19
March 15, 2021 09:54 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis / St. Paul, March 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new multi-site clinical trial led by the University of Minnesota Medical School is studying the effectiveness of metformin, a generic...
University of Minnesota develops AI algorithm to analyze chest X-rays for COVID-19
October 01, 2020 11:00 ET | University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN, Oct. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A team of researchers at the University of Minnesota recently developed and validated an artificial intelligence algorithm that can evaluate chest...