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The West Coast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP) awards $250,000 in seed grants to catalyze pediatric innovation The West Coast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP), centered at Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA),...
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Earlier this month, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles sent letters to 56 patients and their families to notify them of a freezer malfunction that resulted in the loss of their child’s blood stem cells. No child's health is in jeopardy due to this incident.  We apologize...
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Researchers correlate brain anatomy and metabolism with behavioral development In a first-of-its-kind study, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles researchers piece together a road map of typical brain development in children during a critical window of maturation. The study shows...
Glomerulus in vitro
Scientists at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles develop first physiologically-accurate in vitro model of the human kidney glomerulus, representing a milestone in the field of kidney disease research. Kidneys work to constantly filter blood and remove toxins from the body....