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Teamwork, innovation celebrated in new TMEC learning suites

HMS experts discuss the future of medical care and the power of getting personal 

Soldiers at risk for violent crimes can be ID'd using predictive analytics

Hidden aspect of health care falls disproportionately on the disadvantaged

2015 Alpert Symposium celebrates pioneers in infectious disease research, treatment

HMS in the News

October 8, 2015

Sushrut Jangi (Beth Israel Deaconess) authored this perspective on potential medical dangers of marijuana. Sharon Levy (Boston Children’s), Jodi Gilman (Mass General) and Jonathan Long (Dana-Farber) are quoted.​

October 8, 2015

A new study shows that elephants harbor dozens of extra copies of one of the most powerful cancer-preventing genes. These bonus genes might enable them to weed out potentially cancerous cells before they can grow into tumors. Vadim Gladyshev (Brigham and Women’s) is quoted.​


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