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FABRIC celebrates diverse talents and identities

HMS community honors the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings

Suggests new treatment strategy, may hold clues to kidney regeneration

On the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, the HMS community reflects and pays tribute 

Experiments with patient stem cells lead to clinical trials

HMS in the News

April 18, 2014

Scientists have moved a step closer to the goal of creating stem cells perfectly matched to a patient's DNA in order to treat diseases, they announced on Thursday, creating patient-specific cell lines out of the skin cells of two adult men. George Daley, professor of biological chemistry and molecular pharmacology at Boston Children’s Hospital, is quoted.

April 18, 2014

A new app called Wellapets teaches children how to care for their asthma with virtual pets. The app was created by HMS student Alex Ryu.

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