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Update on new Children's Specialty Center - Detroit
The 106,550 square foot Children's Hospital of Michigan Specialty Center - Detroit is on track for completion in 2012. The red brick and glass exterior will be finished this month. Also, concrete will be poured for all outside ground surfaces. Interior finishes will follow and be the focus of construction for several months with targeted completion by late spring. Meanwhile, plans are progressing for eventual construction of the new Children's Hospital of Michigan Tower.
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Children’s Hospital of Michigan Cardiovascular Surgeon Testifies at FDA Hearing
The chief of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan recently testified at a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) hearing about the Berlin Heart, one of the few ventricular assist devices designed specifically for pediatric patients.
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Researcher Leads International Study of Treatment for Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Children with Down Syndrome
With a $2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a Children’s Hospital of Michigan researcher is leading an international study of a treatment protocol for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) in children with Down syndrome.
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Children’s Hospital of Michigan Researcher Leads NIH-funded Study of Buspirone in Children with Autism
A well-known anti-anxiety drug may help improve the core symptoms of autism and make existing behavioral treatments more effective. Diane Chugani, Ph.D., the chief of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology and executive director of the Autism Center at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan, is leading a NIH-funded study of buspirone in children with autism.
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