Research News

Barbara Jobst, MD

Groundbreaking Epilepsy Study to be Conducted at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Neurology Chair Barbara Jobst, MD, to Lead Dartmouth-Hitchcock in Study

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Norris Cotton Cancer Center Researchers Discover How a Plant Virus Activates the Immune System Against Cancer

Immunology researchers led by Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) have identified pathways through which cowpea mosaic virus, a plant virus that does not infect mammals, is recognized by the immune system.

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Steven L. Bernstein, MD

Connect with the CEO with Joanne M. Conroy, MD, and Steven L. Bernstein, MD - Wednesday, June 9

Meet DHMC's new Chief Research Officer

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Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) Director Steven D. Leach, MD, and Surajit Dhara, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, working together in the Leach laboratory to bring change to the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Cancer Researchers Discover Cutting-Edge Approach to Fighting a Form of Deadly Cancer

Researchers at Norris Cotton Cancer Center have developed a way to predict chemotherapy response to tailor treatments for pancreatic cancer patients

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Researchers at Norris Cotton Cancer Center Are Studying the Use of Estrogen to Target Drug-Resistant Breast Cancer

An ongoing clinical trial at NCCC will determine whether the strategy of cycling between estrogen therapy and anti-estrogen therapies is effective in human patients with advanced breast cancer.

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Arti Gaur and Jordan Isaacs

Philanthropy-Backed Accelerator Advances Cancer Therapies

Three teams receive awards from the Dartmouth Innovations Accelerator for Cancer

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COVID-19

Therapeutic Drug Studied at DHMC Proven Effective at Treating COVID-19

DHMC Only Hospital in New England to Take Part in Trial

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Is “Dr. Google” Stressing You Out? DHMC Seeking Participants for Study on Causes of, and Relief From, Health Anxiety

DHMC is currently recruiting local participants for a health anxiety study, aimed at helping identify what thoughts, behavior, , and physical sensations lead to health anxiety and how better to respond to these triggers.

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Mary Jo Turk, PhD

NH Cancer Researchers Find Cellular Evidence Behind Lasting Immune Response in Some Cancer Survivors

Researchers have found that a certain subpopulation of cells that enters a patient’s skin and blood during immunotherapy is behind the excellent and long-lasting immune responses to cancer that some survivors develop.

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Matthew Friedman, MD

New Pathways to Understanding Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Discovered by Dartmouth-Hitchcock Psychiatrist

Brain tissue study co-senior authored by Matthew J. Friedman, MD, PhD, founding executive director of VA National Center for PTSD.

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