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Pilot Grant - Metabolism, Nutrition and Development RAG
Metabolism Nutrition and Development RAG is soliciting applications for pilot and feasibility studies - two $12,000 grants are anticipated.
Published on Jun 6, 2022 in Announcements
Long-Term Study Finds Dozens of New Genetic Markers Associated with Lifetime Bone Growth
Findings suggest that risk of fractures occurring in later life could be identified in childhood and may lead to tailored interventions.
Published on Sep 6, 2021 in Press Releases
Researchers Get Important Glimpse Into Microbiome Development in Early Life
Researchers have analyzed how the gut microbiome develops early in infancy, which may help understand how it can affect health and disease.
Published on Apr 16, 2020 in Press Releases
In the News: Chromatin Rebuilding, Hemophilia Oral Treatment, Linking CVD and CKD, New Algorithm Detects Genetic Variants
Learn about developments in chromatin rebuilding, novel hemophilia treatment, linking heart and kidney disease, and genetic sequencing.
Published on Dec 13, 2019 in Cornerstone Blog
2019 Scientific Symposium Sparks Discussions on Big Data
The 2019 Scientific Symposium focused on the advances CHOP researchers have made in the booming area of genomics and data science.
Published on May 29, 2019 in Cornerstone Blog
Babette Zemel, PhD, Recognized at 2019 Scientific Symposium for Mentoring
The 2019 Scientific Symposium, held today, May 22, celebrates the Research Institute's remarkable scientific community: a diverse group of thought leaders, innovators, experts, and early career scientists committed to advancing children’s health.
Published on May 22, 2019 in Cornerstone Blog
In the News: Soy-based Formula Infants, Bone Strength Genetics, Infant Epilepsy, Intravenous Arginine, Concussion Conference
This week in research news: teasing out genetic clues across the skeleton, a "missing mutation" in infant epilepsy, and studying soy-based baby formulas.
Published on Mar 23, 2018 in Cornerstone Blog
Differences in Bone Strength across the Skeleton Have Genetic Roots
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) researchers with a longstanding focus on pediatric bone health have used a clever method to analyze discrepancies in bone density across the skeleton, teasing out genetic factors that could eventually help physicians prevent…
Published on Mar 12, 2018 in Press Releases
In the News: World Aids Day, Be My Sugar Award, Puberty and Bone Density, Stents vs. Shunts
Recognize World Aids Day, Dec. 1, by reading about new research from investigators in our division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases.
Published on Dec 1, 2017 in Cornerstone Blog
Snapshot Science: Are Teens Still Building Bone After Attaining Their Adult Height?
Bone mineral accrual doesn't keep pace with height growth prior to adolescence, according to a national study. After a teenager reaches adult height, bone mineral accrual tends to play catch-up: Roughly 10 percent of bone mass continues to accumulate after height growth is…
Published on Sep 19, 2017 in Cornerstone Blog