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 30, 2015

According to a new study, how fit you are even in your 20s can dramatically affect your risk of heart disease and death well into middle age. Ravi Shah (Beth Israel Deaconess) is a lead author of the study. 

November 30, 2015

A new study offers evidence for the “grandmother hypothesis,” which suggests humans live long past their fertile years to help care for future generations. Rudolph Tanzi (Mass General) is quoted. 


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