November 2013

Monthly Archive: November 2013

Nov 27 2013

Developing a Promising Approach to Treat Congenital Hyperinsulinism

Congenital Hyperinsulinism“It’s like the opposite of diabetes.” That is the simplest way to explain congenital hyperinsulinism (HI), a rare disease in which the pancreas makes too much of the hormone insulin, causing blood glucose to plummet.

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Nov 14 2013

Trade Mission to Israel Leads to Pediatric Research Agreement

ResearchA recent trade mission to Israel led by Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter has led to a new research agreement between CHOP, Drexel University, and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

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Nov 5 2013

Collaborations, Partnerships Highlighted at Violence Prevention Conference

violence preventionThe Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia recently lent its support to a major violence prevention conference that brought together researchers, government officials, and community advocates.

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