Washington University’s continued use of sedated cats and ferrets to train medical students how to insert breathing tubes down babies’ throats is cruel, ineffective and unnecessary, according to a medical ethics group pressuring the school to abandon the practice.
James Ottolini, known by many as “Otto,” serves as the Head of Brewing Operations for Schlafly Beer, a St. Louis based brewery.
According to University police a female student reported the assault just before 2 a.m. on the campus’ intramural athletic fields on Forsyth Blvd.
Start spreading the news, there is a new found benefit for girls who eat peanut butter. According to a study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Harvard Medical School, girls 9 to 15 years of age who regularly ate peanut butter or nuts were 39 percent less likely to develop benign breast disease by age 30.
Researchers, led by Alex Evers M.D., have identified the site in the brain where the widely-used anesthetic drug propofol binds to receptors to sedate patients during surgery.
The university announces Thursday that Kent D. Syverud was selected as Syracuse’s 12th chancellor and president in a unanimous vote Wednesday afternoon by the college’s board of trustees.
The University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign at 41, University of Missouri – Columbia at 97, Saint Louis University at 101, and Maryville University at 161.
Associate Vice Chancellor Steve Givens says that the university is safe and there have not been violent crimes on campus. But the surrounding areas are a different situation.
“It uses a unique drug that is injected directly into the heart cells by using a small screw-in catheter going directly into the heart,” researcher and cardiologist Dr. John LaSalla explains.
Washington University researcher Dr. Melissa Munn-Chernoff found there are some shared genetic risk factors for those who have a dependence on alcohol and those with eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia.