News

The Center for the Study of Sex Differences is regularly featured in the news and press. Below is a sample of articles and media clips featuring our research. 

Colbert and Coed-Rats

June 27th, 2014

Colbert takes a satirical spin on the issue of Sex differences in biomedical research!

GUMC Expert Leads Charge for Gender Equity in Preclinical Research

June 20th, 2014

With the help of the expertise of Georgetown University Medical Center researcher Kathryn Sandberg, PhD, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is poised to implement reforms that aim to address the underrepresentation of female cells and animals in preclinical research

NIH Taking Steps to End Sex Bias in Biomedical Studies

May 14th, 2014

The U.S. government’s medical research agency is taking steps to erase sex bias in pivotal biomedical studies that pave the way for human clinical trials, saying scientists too often favor male over female laboratory animals and cells.