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Researchers hope the device will be a bridge to transplant or recovery in children with acute and chronic lung failure, allowing the children to move around and avoid being bedridden.

Pitt will host “Prescribed to Death: A Memorial to the Victims of the Opioid Crisis,” an interactive tribute featuring the faces and stories of overdose victims, Jan. 30-Feb. 2 at the William Pitt Union’s Lower Lounge.

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A multidisciplinary team at Pitt is developing new computational tools to predict the causes and progression of chronic pulmonary obstructive disease (COPD) — a lung condition that's the third-leading cause of death in the United States.