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September 22, 2015

Thomas Stossel, professor of medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, authored this opinion article about cancer drugs.​

September 22, 2015

Regular text message reminders can help people with heart disease stick to a healthier lifestyle, Australian researchers report. Elliott Antman, associate dean for clinical and translational research at Brigham and Women's Hospital, is quoted.​

September 21, 2015

With child deaths more than doubling in four years, is the state failing to learn lessons? Eli Newberger, assistant professor of pediatrics at Boston Children's Hospital, is quoted.​

September 21, 2015

Tenley Albright, lecturer on surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, will be inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls, N.Y.

September 21, 2015

Two universities ask journal to retract paper that allegedly violated a collaboration agreement. James Jeiwen Chou, professor of biological chemistry and molecular pharmacology, is quoted.

September 20, 2015

Harvard Medical School has debuted a major set of changes to its curriculum that the school says will cater to a generation of technologically savvy students and will better prepare them for an ever-changing health care environment. Richard Schwartzstein, professor of medical education at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, is quoted.​

September 18, 2015

When it comes to sleep, fruit flies are a lot like people. They sleep at night, caffeine keeps them awake and they even get insomnia. Those similarities, along with scientists' detailed knowledge of the genes and brain structure of Drosophila melanogaster, have made the fruit fly extremely valuable to sleep researchers. Dragana Rogulja, assistant professor of neurobiology, is quoted.  

September 17, 2015

Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center, which collaborate locally to provide inpatient cancer treatment and radiation therapy, have signed an agreement with Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre to bring radiation therapy and experts in radiation to Bermuda. Daphne Haas-Kogan, professor of radiation oncology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Gilbert Mudge, professor of medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, are quoted.​



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