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Circadian misalignment helps explain higher cardiovascular risk in shift workers

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

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

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

Findings confirm sugar's role in helping cancers survive by changing cellular architecture

HMS in the News

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.

February 10, 2016

Experts estimate that 10 to 20 percent of incoming Syrians refugees to the U.S. will have war-related psychological problems warranting treatment. Richard Mollica (Mass General) is quoted.


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