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Elevated levels of inflammatory cytokines associated with delirium 

New material could create capsules for long-acting pills

Two new academic society appointees will be in place this fall

Genetic studies link indigenous peoples in the Amazon and Australasia

Biologists map protein networks in human 'interactome'

HMS in the News

July 31, 2015

Researchers deploy ancestors of today’s adeno-associated viruses to deliver gene therapies without immune system interference. Luk Vandenberghe, assistant professor of ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye and Ear, is senior author of the study.

July 31, 2015

The largest study to examine persistent pulmonary hypertension in newborns exposed to antidepressants late in pregnancy found little association with either SSRI or non-SSRI antidepressants, and the potential risk with SSRIs to be smaller than previous studies have suggested. Krista Huybrechts, assistant professor of medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, is the lead author of the study.


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