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Novel Nanoparticles Deliver Innovative Cancer Chemoimmunotherapy

Pitt researchers have designed cancer-fighting nanoparticles that co-deliver a chemotherapy drug and a novel immunotherapy. The new immunotherapy approach silences a gene that researchers discovered was involved in immunosuppression. Read More
steel tower feature This fall, 12 UPMC hospitals received the highest achievable safety mark from The Leapfrog Group, a national organization that aims to improve health care quality and safety.Read More
teens selfie feature Pitt School of Medicine neuroscientists described compelling new evidence of a critical neuroplasticity period in the frontal
brain region during adolescence in a new paper.Read More
scale feature A drug called semaglutide, which is approved for adults with obesity or overweight, also helps adolescents shed pounds and have healthier hearts, according to a new study.Read More