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Pitt-Created Molecule Could Become Antidote for CO poisoning

Discovery could potentially lead to creation of the first antidote in humans to the often deadly poisoning.

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The UPMC Whitfield Cancer Centre just celebrated its 10th anniversary, having treated more than 17,000 patients there with state-of-the-art radiation therapy close to home.

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Increasing prenatal opioid use has resulted in a rapidly growing population of opioid exposed newborns.

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UPMC Cancer researchers find molecular changes in primary breast tumors in patients with brain metastases leading to changes in therapy.
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The American Society of Hematology has awarded a 2017 Scholar Award to Craig Byersdorfer, M.D., Ph.D., a Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC hematologist and blood and marrow transplant physician.

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