News and happenings at Harvard Medical School and its affiliates.


Brain effects differ in older adults and in children

Study could lead to therapeutics that boost metabolism

Joining molecular components expands ability to manipulate genes in specific cell types

Joint venture helps scientists with bioinformatics training 

Researchers synthesize ancient viruses hoping to improve gene therapy

HMS in the News

August 28, 2015

Drug retailers have found a source of growth in retail health clinics, which have been proliferating across the U.S. for the last few years. Ateev Mehrotra, associate professor of health care policy, is mentioned.

August 27, 2015

We're over 20 months into the Ebola epidemic, and while it has slowed over the last few months, new cases continue to emerge each week. Rajesh Panjabi, instructor in medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Paul Farmer, professor of global health and social medicine, are quoted.


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