City of Hope in Duarte has been successful with a new clinical trial that could be a major step in curing Type 1 diabetes. The trial uses an immune suppression strategy in islet cell transplantation.
The American Heart Association invites the community to join its annual Heart Walk at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena this Saturday, Sept. 26.
An outbreak of Legionnaires disease in New York has killed seven people and infected 86 others, as the city moved Tuesday, Aug. 4 to draw up new legislation to halt future outbreaks.
Researchers at the City of Hope said in a study published July 1 that they have created a therapy that uses the Salmonella bacterium to combat pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma, an aggressive form of pancreatic cancer.
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health urged people suffering from heart or respiratory ailments to minimize outdoor activities due to unhealthy air quality expected Monday, June 22 across much of the region.