2018 Research in the News

View news clips below featuring the research, staff and advancements at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh’s John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center.

UPMC Children’s Hospital Researchers Working On ‘Groundbreaking’ Procedure To Cure Diabetes
KDKA-TV (11/14/2018)

Children's Hospital announces new surgical, research leaders
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/25/2018)

Children's Hospital names new leadership for research, surgical programs
Pittsburgh Business Times (7/25/2018)

The Way Teens Envision The Future Can Also Influence Rates Of Youth Violence
WLRN Radio (7/19/2018)

How a positive outlook on the future may protect teens from violence
The Conversation (7/17/2018)

Cases of Lyme disease up in western Pa., doctors say it's part of decade-long surge
WPXI-TV (7/13/2018)

Study finds young people who feel hopeful about future, tend to stay out of trouble
WILX-TV (7/2/2018)

Lyme disease cases in children soar in western Pennsylvania
Infectious Diseases in Children (6/28/2018)

UPMC, Pitt Open New High-Tech Genome Center
Pittsburgh Business Times (6/26/2018)

Children’s Hospital Researchers Investigating Lyme Disease Spike in Pittsburgh Area
KDKA-TV (6/22/2018)

Lyme disease rises dramatically among Pittsburgh area children, study says
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/20/2018)

Lyme disease in children surges in Western Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/20/2018)

Lyme disease up in Western PA
WTAJ-TV (6/20/2018)

Can Vaping Cause Serious Lung Disorders?
U.S. News & World Report (5/29/2018)

Study Aims To Preserve Fertility For Pediatric Cancer Patients
KDKA-TV (5/23/2018)

Vaping May Have Caused This Teen's Serious Lung Condition After Just 3 Weeks Of Use
BuzzFeed (5/17/2018)

Teen develops 'wet lung' after vaping for just 3 weeks
CNN (5/17/2018)

UPMC Docs Detail Teen’s Health Scare, Warn ‘You Can Get Very Sick Vaping’
KDKA-TV (5/17/2018)

Pennsylvania teen develops ‘wet lung' after vaping for 3 weeks, case study says
WPXI-TV (5/17/2018)

Pennsylvania teen develops lung problems after only 3 weeks of vaping
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/17/2018)

The Next Page: Solving genetic riddles affecting Amish and Mennonite children
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (1/21/2018)

Gene therapy offers long-term treatment for mice with diabetes
Los Angeles Times (1/5/2018)

Could Gene Therapy One Day Cure Diabetes?
Gizmodo (1/4/2018)

Could Pitt genetic procedure allow people with type 1 diabetes to produce their own insulin?
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (1/4/2018)

Study Finds No Link Between Baby Formula Made From Cow's Milk And Diabetes Risk
NPR (1/2/2018)

Modifying baby formula doesn't prevent type 1 diabetes in children
Science Daily (1/2/2018)