News and happenings at Harvard Medical School and its affiliates.


Circadian misalignment helps explain higher cardiovascular risk in shift workers

Brain's 'amplifier' compensates for inner ear damage but does not recover speech intelligibility

Overlooked portion of cell “death receptor” critical in some cancers, autoimmune diseases

Meeting patients where they live is key to providing better health for vulnerable populations

Scientists discover important genetic source of human diversity

HMS in the News

February 10, 2016

Irene Davis (Spaulding) led a study looking at running injuries, one of the surprisingly understudied aspects of running. The study focuses, in part, on those rare long-time runners who have never been hurt.

February 10, 2016

Joshua Hutcheson's (Brigham and Women's) research looks at the importance of collagen protecting human arteries hardened by plaque against cardiovascular risk.


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