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Potential anti-aging Cardax Astaxanthin compound selected for NIH research

Potential anti-aging Cardax Astaxanthin compound selected for NIH research

The compound developed by JABSOM and Cardax Inc. showed the ability to significantly activate a gene in mice that plays a proven role in longevity.

June 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
UH neurologists win top regional awards from American Heart Association

UH neurologists win top regional awards from American Heart Association

Matthew Koenig won the Quality and Systems Improvement Award, and Kazuma Nakagawa was named Physician Volunteer of the Year.

June 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
UH medical school deploys first full time OB-GYN faculty/provider to Hilo

UH medical school deploys first full time OB-GYN faculty/provider to Hilo

Kareem Khozaim hopes to inspire newly-trained physicians to provide services on Hilo or in other areas in need of medical services.

May 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Hawaiʻi medical students take part in international TB eradication project

Hawaiʻi medical students take part in international TB eradication project

The UH medical students spent three weeks screening some 5,600 residents of Ebeye—the Marshall Islands’ largest-ever effort ever to eradicate TB.

May 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Psychiatry professor honored as outstanding community mental health leader

Psychiatry professor honored as outstanding community mental health leader

UH Mānoa’s Jeanelle Sugimoto-Matsuda has been recognized for promoting mental wellness and improving the care of people with mental health problems.

May 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
A fun Friday at Keiki Health Camp

A fun Friday at Keiki Health Camp

Keiki prepared fruit and yogurt parfaits, illustrated well-balanced meals, pieced together a three-dimensional magnetic human anatomy puzzle and more.

April 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
Student Natalie Kamada awarded childhood cancer research grant

Student Natalie Kamada awarded childhood cancer research grant

Kamada is in the John A. Burns School of Medicine’s Early Admission to Doctor of Medicine program.

April 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
James Burns remembered during JABSOM healing garden ceremony

James Burns remembered during JABSOM healing garden ceremony

A lama tree was planted in the JABSOM healing garden in honor of James Burns.

April 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
Record number of presentations at biomedical/health disparities symposium

Record number of presentations at biomedical/health disparities symposium

The research in health disparities—the variation in rates of disease and disabilities between people in certain socioeconomic groups—is especially relevant to Hawaiʻi citizens.

April 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Promising anti-aging gene therapy developed through innovative partnership

Promising anti-aging gene therapy developed through innovative partnership

Research by the UH medical school found a compound developed by Cardax Inc. can increase the expression of a gene that plays a role in longevity.

March 28, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More