Michael Grandner of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about the correlation between diets and quality of sleep.
John Trojanowski of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted about a review that found no evidence that Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease are infectious.
PHILADELPHIA — “You are what you eat,” the saying goes, but is what you eat playing a role in how much you sleep? Sleep, like nutrition and physical activity, is a critical determinant of health and well-being.
PHILADELPHIA — Most ovarian cancer patients are diagnosed with late stage disease that is unresponsive to existing therapies. In a new study, researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine show that a two-step personalized immunotherapy treatment — a dendritic cell vaccine using patients’ own tumor followed by adoptive T cell therapy — triggers anti-tumor immune responses in these type of patients.
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