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

A new website, Callisto, launches this fall with the intention of empowering survivors of sexual assault. James Hopper, instructor in psychology at Cambridge Health Alliance, is quoted.


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