News and happenings at Harvard Medical School and its affiliates.


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's first Anatomy Day exhibit gives first-year medical students a look at some of the world's rarest anatomical artifacts.

Diverse mutations reveal lineage of brain cells

HMS in the News

October 7, 2015

At the American Society for Human Genetics annual meeting on Wednesday, scientists from the Broad Institute and Harvard Medical School convened the conference’s first panel on gynecologic genetics and genomics. Stacey Missmer (Brigham and Women’s) and Cynthia Morton (Brigham and Women’s) are quoted. 

October 6, 2015

Minimally invasive surgery does not match standard surgery for the treatment of rectal cancer, new research indicates. Andrew Chan (Mass General) is quoted.​


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