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New Opportunities for Regulating Tumor Suppressor Protein
Dawn S. Chandler, PhD, principal investigator in the Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases, led a study that indicates two protein variants can modulate the p53 tumor-suppressing pathway, even up-regulating it.
Survivors of Congenital Heart Disease Report Poor Risk Knowledge and High-Fat Diets
Jamie L. Jackson, PhD, principal investigator in the Center for Biobehavioral Health, is the lead author of a recent publication that suggests CHD survivors may lack disease knowledge and may benefit from education about future health risks and health behaviors from pediatric and adult providers.
Growth Hormone Significantly Improves Height in Idiopathic Short Stature
Juan F. Sotos, MD, endocrinologist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, in collaboration with his research associate, Naomi Tokar, has published the first compelling evidence that children with short stature can achieve normal adult height with increased doses of recombinant human growth hormone.