Posts Tagged: inflammation

Single Low-Magnitude Electric Pulse Successfully Fights Inflammation

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Ongoing Research Shows Growing Promise of Bioelectronic Medicine MANHASSET, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, the research arm of the North Shore-LIJ Health System, and SetPoint Medical Inc., a biomedical technology company, today released the results of research on the therapeutic potential of vagus nerve stimulation. In a paper published by Bioelectronic Medicine, Kevin J…. read more

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Feinstein Institute Researchers Discover a New Treatment that Protects Against Acute Lung Injury During Sepsis

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MANHASSET, NY – Investigators at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research have discovered that an antibody – a protein in the human body that can trigger and mediate inflammation – can be used as a treatment to protect against acute lung injury (ALI) during sepsis. The findings were published in Critical Care. Sepsis occurs when molecules released into the… read more

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Long Island Bike Challenge Raises $12,000 to Support Medical Research at The Feinstein Institute

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Manhasset, NY – Participants of the third annual Long Island Bike Challenge (LIBC) raised $12,000 to benefit The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, part of the North Shore-LIJ Health System. Edward Diller, a lifelong cyclist and native Long Islander, started LIBC in 2010 with the goal of raising money for medical research conducted locally on Long Island…. read more

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