Five minutes can be the difference between life and death. Dr. James Vosswinkel and Colby Rowe are teaching school staff members how to buy a victim enough time for trained medical professionals to arrive and help.
The Garcia Research Scholar Program is one of Stony Brook’s most prestigious pre-college program, with nearly 40 percent of participants continuing to medical school, and another 33 percent going on to graduate programs in STEM.
Figuring out what is true in science when researchers are bombarded with information from many different studies is a challenge. Professor Jessica Gurevitch’s new paper, published in Nature, reveals the power of meta-analysis.
Yusuf Hannun focuses on studying basic mechanisms of cancer pathogenesis and therapeutics. He is an expert in cancer genetics and is an internationally recognized leader in the study of bioactive lipids (fatty molecules that play important roles in the behavior of cells) and how disorders in their mechanisms play important roles in cancer. He has received numerous awards and recognitions for his research.