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Upstate performs first Mako Total Knee replacement in region
Upstate is only one of about 50 medical facilities nationwide with the ability to do the total knee replacement with Mako technology. FDA only recently approved system for total knee replacement.

Upstate opens Cord Blood Bank in a ribbon-cutting ceremony
The public bank is one of only two such public banks in New York and one of only 32 in the United States.

Upstate study highlights key principles of a successful malaria elimination program
A region of land on the Ecuador-Peru border, home to more than 800,000 people, has been free of malaria since 2012. A new study highlights how that happened.

First round of Upstate Cancer Center Pilot grants announced
Grants fund studies looking into pancreatic cancer, novel tumor markers and nanocarriers to treat melanoma and cancers of the brain.

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