Posts Tagged: Kevin J Tracey MD

Feinstein Institute Scientists Identify Previously Undiscovered Role of Enzyme in Regulating Blood Pressure

Posted

Breakthrough could lead to new therapies for high blood pressure which impacts 1 in 3 Americans MANHASSET, NY – In a study published today in the prestigious journal Nature Biotechnology, scientists from Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and Karolinska Institutet discovered that T-cells capable of producing the neurotransmitter acetylcholine can regulate blood pressure. These T-cells… read more

posted in: Press Releases tags:

Making Contributions to Sepsis Research and Prevention

Posted

Northwell Health, Feinstein Institute working with advocates to promote early detection MANHASSET, NY – With September being observed nationally as sepsis awareness month, Northwell Health and its Feinstein Institute for Medical Research continue to play active roles in the early prevention, treatment and research of this condition, which affects more than one million Americans every… read more

posted in: Press Releases tags:

11th Annual Feinstein Institute Summer Concert Raises $2.4 Million

Posted

One Republic performs to benefit transformational research New Hyde Park, NY – American pop rock band, One Republic, recently headlined a private benefit concert at Old Westbury Gardens that raised a record $2.4 million to support research initiatives at Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. “Philanthropy is huge and the supporters of this event… read more

posted in: Press Releases tags:

Breakthrough First-in-Human Study Shows Vagus Nerve Stimulation Significantly Reduces Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms, Inhibits Cytokine Production

Posted

Clinical Data Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) Delivery of Electric Current to Vagus Nerve Could Provide More Treatment Options and Alternatives to Costly Immunosuppressive Drugs Amsterdam, Manhasset, NY and Valencia, CA – Clinical trial data published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) demonstrates stimulating the vagus nerve… read more

posted in: Press Releases tags:

Northwell Health and Feinstein Institute Welcome Governor Cuomo’s Commitment to Economic Innovation in Long Island

Posted

State’s $50M commitment to groundbreaking Center for Bioelectronic Medicine to leverage $300M in private-sector support Manhasset, NY – In his State of the State and Budget Address on Wednesday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo reiterated his commitment to economic innovation on Long Island, a commitment made evident earlier this month with a $50 million pledge to The Feinstein… read more

posted in: Press Releases tags:

Feinstein Institute President Featured on NBC

Posted

Kevin J. Tracey, MD, is featured during Notre Dame football game as a leader in sepsis research. Click here to read about our initiatives in sepsis.

posted in: Press Releases tags: