News and happenings at Harvard Medical School and its affiliates.


Members of the Personal Genetics Education Project brief Congress on gene editing ​advances 

Researchers create neuropsychiatric cellular biobank

Developed first therapeutic use of cultured cells

Researchers uncover diverse subtypes of serotonin-producing neurons

Incoming Harvard Kennedy School dean shares recommendations at Seidman lecture

Higher-spending doctors face fewer lawsuits

HMS in the News

November 24, 2015

Millions of elderly Americans are fed through tubes despite a lack of substantial evidence pointing to any clinical benefit. Susan Mitchell (Beth Israel Deaconess/Hebrew Rehab Center For the Aged) is quoted. 

November 24, 2015

Untreated ear infections could lead to permanent hearing loss, a recent study at Massachusetts Eye and Ear has found. Stephane Maison (Mass. Eye and Ear) led the research. 


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