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At the foundation of Johns Hopkins Medicine is research - from basic research, where scientists study cells and mechanisms, to clinical research that builds on those findings using trails, to translational research that takes information learned from trials to the patient bedside.



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Test for Esophageal Cancer Could Save Millions of Lives

A tiny capsule, a string and a 2-centimeter sponge are the future of screening for deadly disease

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Researchers are looking for ways to make safer drugs with less side effects. They found that a certain enzyme is involved in some drugs that can cause liver inflammation. They used images like this to see where this enzyme is.

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Research and Education

The School of Medicine fosters a community of lifelong learners interested in answering the biggest and boldest questions in biomedical research.


Discoveries for a Better Tomorrow

Research is more than just a job — it’s a passion. This short video series provides a glimpse into the exciting research happening at Johns Hopkins Medicine.


Reconstructive Transplantation – Gerald Brandacher, M.D.

Tailoring Care for Patients with Heart Failure –Pamela Ouyang, M.B.B.S., M.D.

Stopping the Spread of Breast Cancer Cells | Andrew Ewald, Ph.D.