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86Students from Johns Hopkins, Yale, and Cornell were among the 86 new residents who came to Cedars-Sinai last summer. Cedars-Sinai recruited residents from 46 different U.S. medical schools, from Hawaii to New York. 90In 2011, 90 percent of Cedars-Sinai liver Read On


Video What is CVS? Dr. Williams Explains. Watch Now More than 27,000 women have sought the CVS expertise of John Williams, III, MD, director of Reproductive Genetics at Cedars-Sinai. CVS, or chorionic villus sampling, is a less invasive alternative to Read On


Daily amount of sodium consumed by the average American—not including salt added at the table—according to a recent study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That level is more than twice the recommended daily limit. Too much sodium Read On


The Regenerative Medicine Institute has produced more than 40 human embryonic stem cell lines—20 of which are already part of the 135 lines in the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) Human Embryonic Stem Cell Registry. These lines are eligible for Read On


Cedars-Sinai ranked first nationally for adult heart transplants in 2010. The Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute and Comprehensive Transplant Center performed the most adult heart transplants of any U.S. medical center in 2010,completing heart transplants on 75 patients and a heart and Read On