Dr. Pestello, a Roman Catholic, is currently the president of Le Moyne College, a comprehensive Jesuit liberal arts institution in Syracuse, N.Y.
Competition opened in the FIRST Robotics Regionals, featuring teams of high schoolers from throughout the Midwest showing off what their home-made robots can do.
Cardiologists at Saint Louis University Hospital are now using a new mini-monitor that lets patients go about their lives while doctors keep track of their heart functions remotely.
Dr. Susan Farr found mice, when given enhanced extracts made from spearmint and rosemary, were able to improve their memory and learning.
Those discussions are scheduled for October 14, one in the morning and another in the afternoon, though no times or locations were announced Monday.
“Antibiotics, when they’re used appropriately, are life-saving drugs but when they’re used inappropriately that’s when we run into the problems,” SLU physician Nirav Patel says.
The study found 609 confirmed breast cancer deaths. The median age of death from breast cancer was 49, and the median age of death from any other cause was 72.
The University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign at 41, University of Missouri – Columbia at 97, Saint Louis University at 101, and Maryville University at 161.
“What we saw in serious last week should shock the conscience of the world,” Secretary of State John Kerry said recently about a nerve gas attack. “It defies any code of morality.”
Former Indiana University and NBA player Calbert Cheaney will come to coach at SLU this season.