Researchers discover that mitochondria play an important role in supporting the immune system’s response against MRSA infection.
Kelly Malcom is the lead research communicator for Michigan Medicine. She promotes the work of the U-M basic science departments and the Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation via various channels. She has more than 15 years of experience in strategic communications, marketing, and health and science writing.
Treatment planning for a painful and potentially disabling condition could be made easier with a new model for assessing genetic risk in people with psoriasis.
A treatment designed to improve bladder dysfunction could have another use: helping women who struggle to achieve sexual arousal.
An analysis of the genomes of a half-million people reveals potential genes behind a common intestinal disorder — and could inform future treatment.