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New grants fuel ambitious projects

Ephemeral soap bubbles give clue to how cells take regular shape in tissues

Not so fast with the antioxidants?

A natural molecule delays disease onset and reverses disease progression

Oral capsule effectively delivers fecal transplant

 3-D culture system replicates Alzheimer’s disease

HMS in the News

November 1, 2014

A new magnetic-stimulation machine shows promise for the immediate treatment of depression. Bruce Cohen, Robertson-Steele Professor of Psychiatry at McLean Hospital, led the research. Michael Rohan, lecturer on psychiatry at McLean Hospital, is quoted. 

October 23, 2014

Paul Farmer, Kolokotrones University Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine and head of the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, authored this essay about the reasons for Ebola’s rapid spread and how stronger global health systems can help stop it. Read the full article

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