Andy Olshan is trying to solve some of the saddest mysteries of medicine.
UNC School of Medicine’s William Valdar and James Crowley lead a quest to discover the genetic underpinnings of drug side effects.
A flammable component in many of our electronics could soon be a thing of the past.
Every year, millions of children undergo surgery to have tubes placed in their ears. UNC researchers are reviewing years of studies to see whether this common surgery is always necessary.
UNC’s Patrick Giguere uncovers a single sodium ion that regulates how pain medications work in the brain, a key discovery that carries the promise of a better class of drugs.
BIG on the PIG: North Carolina’s hog farming industry is one of the largest in the nation. Is it also making people sick?
Two-year-old Jonah Weishaar has a rare and fatal disease. There is no cure. His mother started a foundation to try to save his life. But the clock is ticking. Why does it take so long to develop new ...