Doug Dollemore

2022 Bench to Bedside competition returns to the Utah Capitol

A device that measures oxygen saturation and temperature more accurately during surgery wins the Grand Prize.


College of Nursing to expand enrollment by 25%

Additional personnel devoted to this increase in students will include full-time faculty, adjunct faculty, a student advisor, a clinical placement coordinator and patient simulation specialists.


Convalescent plasma could lower hospitalization risk for newly infected COVID-19 patients

Early treatment with plasma extracted from recovered individuals reduces the need for hospitalization by more than 50%, according to a new nationwide clinical trial.


U of U Health experiment prepared for launch to International Space Station

The experiment will evaluate the effects of space travel on bone marrow cells and platelets circulating in the blood.


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Birth control for men?

U of U Health is testing a male contraceptive gel, which could ease the burden on women who have traditionally borne the responsibility for birth control.


Autism in 8-year-old Utahns on the rise

The increase is likely due to awareness, diagnostics and access.


Molecule could reduce surgical complications

The molecule helps organs protect themselves from damage during decreases in blood flow.


Experimental treatment subdues Type 1 diabetes in laboratory mice

The therapeutic agent converts cells that normally control glucose production into ones that generate insulin.


The overlooked casualties of COVID-19

A new study suggests more than half of health care professionals on the front lines of the pandemic could be at risk for one or more mental health problems.


3i initiative unites university researchers

A university-wide effort brings scientists from diverse backgrounds together to conduct top-tier research in immunology, inflammation and infectious disease.