Rare gene mutation in some Black Americans may allow earlier screening of heart failure

BCN Staff – Dec. 10, 2021 — A coalition of medical researchers across the U.S. have linked a rare genetic mutation found mostly in Black Americans and other people of…

UAMS receives $18.9 NIH award to address health disparities among rural, Black populations in Arkansas

BCN Staff – Dec. 5, 2021 — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has received $18.9 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to support new research and…