Yearly Archives: 2014

Molecular Medicine publishes its 20th Anniversary Issue

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Journal Focuses on the legacy and impact of Anthony Cerami’s groundbreaking work on diabetes Manhasset, NY – Molecular Medicine, the peer-reviewed open access journal published by Feinstein Institute Press, today released its 20th anniversary edition. This special commemorative issue highlights the career and scientific impact of Anthony Cerami, PhD. It includes reviews about the influence of Dr…. read more

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New Study Published in Molecular Medicine Reports that Novel Agent Decreases Neuropathic Pain in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes

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Promising profile of disease modification and pain reduction leads to proof of concept trials Manhasset, NY – Molecular Medicine, a peer-reviewed biomedical journal published by the Feinstein Institute Press, published the results of a new study reporting clinically significant pain reduction in type 2 diabetic patients. In an exploratory study conducted by Araim Pharmaceuticals, a biotech… read more

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Feinstein Institute Presents Cerami Award to Oxford University Researcher

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Monograph for David J. Weatherall to focus on his research about inherited disorders of hemoglobin to be published in Molecular Medicine Manhasset, NY – The North Shore-LIJ Health System and Molecular Medicine announced today that the third Anthony Cerami Award in Translational Medicine will be conferred to David J. Weatherall, MD, FRCP, FRS, founder of the Weatherall… read more

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North Shore-LIJ Collaborates with Jerusalem College of Technology to Develop New Technique to Detect Newborn Heart Disease

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Manhasset, NY – The North Shore-LIJ Health System and Cleveland Clinic Innovations announced today that Cohen Children’s Medical Center neonatologist Robert Koppel, MD, and Professor Meir Nitzan of the Jerusalem College of Technology are collaborating to develop a new way of screening for congenital heart disease. “This collaboration could lead to the development of an improved test to… read more

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Feinstein Institute Participates in Run for Rob

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On Sunday, Oct. 19, “Team Feinstein” participated in the 5K Run for Rob to raise money for Voices Against Brain Cancer and brain cancer research.

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$1M Donation to Support Feinstein Institute’s New Brain Tumor Biotech Center

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Gift from Voices Against Brain Cancer to accelerate research efforts Manhasset, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research has established the world’s first Brain Tumor Biotech Center that will bring together scientists, clinicians and biotech companies to accelerate the delivery of novel drugs for treating the deadly cancer. To support the Feinstein Institute’s efforts, Voices Against… read more

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Video: About Sepsis

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Millions of people die each year from sepsis and yet public awareness of the deadly illness is still extremely low. 60% of the American population has never heard of the word ‘Sepsis’ before. Ciaran and Orlaith Staunton, who lost their son Rory to sepsis back in 2012, are working hard to change that statistic. In… read more

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National Forum on Sepsis – Watch the Video

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The Rory Staunton Foundation hosted the first national forum on sepsis Wednesday, September 17, in Washington, DC. Rory Staunton was a 12-year-old boy from Queens, whose 2012 death from sepsis created a nationwide movement to address the issue of childhood sepsis and its treatment. Sepsis is a condition in which the body’s immune system has… read more

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Feinstein Institute Researcher Creates New Genetic Resource

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Will aid in the discovery of genes associated with risk of common diseases Manhasset, NY – Investigators at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and other institutions have published the first report from a large-scale effort designed to aid in the discovery of genes associated with risk of common diseases. The initial findings from the Ashkenazi Genome Consortium… read more

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Feinstein Institute and Notre Dame to Collaborate on Biomedical Research

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Manhasset, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and the University of Notre Dame today announced a collaboration on biomedical research projects involving sepsis and other diseases, student training, joint conferences and other forms of academic exchange. “Each of our institutions brings with it a unique set of research skills and capabilities,” said Kevin J. Tracey,… read more

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