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Duke University Medical Center 

P.O. Box 3354

Durham  North Carolina  27710-3354  U.S.A.
Phone: 919-684-4148 Fax: 919-684-8663


Since its opening in 1930, Duke University Medical Center has grown into a 1,125-bed facility, the major tertiary care center for the Southeast and a primary care hospital for the people of Durham and surrounding areas. Thousands of physicians, nurses and professional support staff are dedicated to providing the most advanced patient care as well as educating young professionals. Their pursuit of excellence has helped Duke achieve national acclaim for its hospital and school of medicine.

In addition, scientists at Duke are continually seeking more effective ways to diagnose and treat patients. The products of their research impact all facets of the medical and business community. From surgical tacks that stabilize and heal retinas to the use of heat treatment to enhance the effectiveness of chemotherapy, Duke scientists have transformed basic research discoveries into products and services that improve the health and well-being of people around the world.

Last Updated: 01-13-04

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Ownership: Private

Web Site: Duke University Medical Center

 Company News
Newly Identified Brain Cancer Mutation Will Aid Drug Development, Duke University Medical Center Study 6/3/2014 7:28:39 AM
Plaques Detected In Brain Scans Forecast Cognitive Impairment, Duke University Medical Center Study 3/11/2014 6:57:38 AM
Cholesterol "Fuels" Breast Cancer, Duke University Medical Center Study 12/2/2013 6:33:35 AM
Breast Milk Protein May Be Key to Protecting Babies From HIV, Duke University Medical Center Study 10/22/2013 6:48:17 AM
Genomic Test Accurately Sorts Viral vs Bacterial Infections, Duke University Medical Center Study 9/19/2013 6:18:39 AM
Induced Labor May Boost Autism Risk in Kids, Duke University Medical Center Study 8/13/2013 5:59:23 AM
Animal Study Shows Promising Path to Prevent Epilepsy, Duke University Medical Center Reveals 6/21/2013 7:33:01 AM
Mast Cells Give Clues in Diagnosis, Treatment of Dengue, Duke University Medical Center and National University of Singapore (NUS) Study 5/2/2013 8:12:15 AM
BPA May Affect the Developing Brain by Disrupting Gene Regulation, Duke University Medical Center Study 2/26/2013 7:19:37 AM
Reducing the Time to Diagnosis by Measuring Genomic Response to Infection, Duke University Medical Center Study 1/14/2013 7:27:06 AM