The Gland Illusion: Early Attempts at Rejuvenation Through Male Hormone Therapy

by on February 27, 2018 9:52 am
Lane appreciatively received The Gland Illusion: Early Attempts at Rejuvenation Through Male Hormone Therapy as a gift from the author, John B. Nanninga. Testosterone and estrogen treatments are common today but centuries ago the discovery of sex gland secretions led both physicians and the public to believe they had found the secret to bodily rejuvenation. This book explores… Read more The Gland Illusion: Early Attempts at Rejuvenation Through Male Hormone Therapy

Schrödinger Workshop: Structure-Based Virtual Screening with Glide

by on February 22, 2018 2:32 pm
A workshop hosted by Stanford Libraries and Schrödinger February 28, 2018 9AM-1PM Training Room in the Robin Li and Melissa Ma Science Library, Sapp Center for Teaching and Learning, Room 402 (376 Lomita Drive) Highlights Hands-on how to perform a virtual screen for potential inhibitors using the ligand docking application, Glide The workflow for virtual screening,… Read more Schrödinger Workshop: Structure-Based Virtual Screening with Glide

Genomic and Precision Medicine: Primary Care

by on February 15, 2018 1:06 pm
Lane gratefully received Genomic and Precision Medicine (Third Edition) as a gift from the editor, Sean P. David, MD., Associate professor of medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine. Presents a comprehensive volume for primary care providers State-of-the-art tools, technologies and policy issues The implications of risk, family history, personal genomics and pharmacogenomics Succinct commentary and key learning points… Read more Genomic and Precision Medicine: Primary Care

ArcGIS Online Available to All Stanford Affiliates with SUNetID

by on February 13, 2018 2:47 pm
According to Stanford Geospatial Center, for anyone who has a SUNetID, you no longer need to go through the SGC to get an account.   About ArcGIS ArcGIS Online is a collaborative web GIS that allows you to use, create, and share maps, scenes, apps, layers, analytics, and data. You get access to Living Atlas of… Read more ArcGIS Online Available to All Stanford Affiliates with SUNetID

Sanford Guides App does not require you to renew

by on February 5, 2018 9:07 am
Attention! We have found that the publisher of the Sanford Guides has pushed notifications to Stanford people who have downloaded the Sanford Guides app that instruct you to go to the online store to renew. Please disregard these messages. Lane has contacted Sanford Guides and determined that they generated the notifications in error. There is… Read more Sanford Guides App does not require you to renew

Color Our Collections Week: February 5th-9th, 2018

by on February 5, 2018 8:00 am
Do you enjoy coloring or know someone who does? If so, check out Lane’s very own coloring book for Color Our Collections week! Started by The New York Academy of Medicine Library in 2016, Color Our Collections is a weeklong celebration of coloring on social media organized by libraries, archives, and cultural institutions from around… Read more Color Our Collections Week: February 5th-9th, 2018

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Practice Updates

by on January 17, 2018 3:38 pm
As an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the AHRQ gathers and analyzes data on a massive scale, providing a wealth of information for researchers, policy makers and clinicians. The AHRQ released 3 new practice updates in December: A Framework for Conceptualizing Evidence Needs of Health Systems: White Paper. Methods for… Read more Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Practice Updates

How the Immune System Works

by on December 18, 2017 12:58 pm
Lane has purchased an ebook of the latest (5th) edition of the popular How the Immune System Works by Lauren M. Sompayrac. Recommended for students and anyone who requires a refresher in immunology. Lane also has the print copy and all previous editions. Dr. Sompayrac cuts through the jargon and details to reveal, in simple… Read more How the Immune System Works

Explore Virtual Reality with Our New Mobile VR Kit

by on November 18, 2017 5:32 pm
VR has arrived at Lane Medical Library!Mobile VR is one of the most accessible forms of VR currently available. When used in conjunction with a headset, most modern smartphones are capable of supporting at least a basic semi-immersive 360° experience, with many modern smartphones running operating systems that are compatible with more immersive VR experiences.… Read more Explore Virtual Reality with Our New Mobile VR Kit

Shell-Shock and Medical Culture in First World War Britain

by on November 16, 2017 5:52 pm
In honor of Lane Library’s new exhibit on Stanford Medicine in WWI we feature a new e-book by Tracey Loughran. The 20th century saw the first instance of men serving in a combat zone for prolonged periods of time and the new psychological effects afflicted hundreds of thousands of survivors at a time when psychology… Read more Shell-Shock and Medical Culture in First World War Britain