HMS News http://hms.harvard.edu/rss/news en Teasing Out a Tumor Suppressor http://hms.harvard.edu/news/teasing-out-tumor-suppressor-4-24-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Teasing Out a Tumor Suppressor </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>PTEN </em>loss and <em>PTEN </em>mutations are not synonymous for cancer patients, new study suggests</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By BONNIE PRESCOTT</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 24, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/Pandolfi-Papa%20April%202014%20thumb.jpg" width="200" height="145" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>PTEN</em> story more complex for cancer patients, study suggests.</p> </div></div></div> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:33:40 +0000 Susan Karcz 7734 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/teasing-out-tumor-suppressor-4-24-14#comments Time Magazine Names David Sinclair Among 100 Most Influential http://hms.harvard.edu/news/time-magazine-names-david-sinclair-among-100-most-influential-4-24-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Time Magazine Names David Sinclair Among 100 Most Influential</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Editors cite recent study on potentially reversible cause of aging</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By DAVID CAMERON</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 24, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/David_Sinclair-200x200.jpg" width="200" height="200" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Editors cite study on reversible cause of aging</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:40:24 +0000 David Cameron 7745 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/time-magazine-names-david-sinclair-among-100-most-influential-4-24-14#comments Cellular Crosstalk http://hms.harvard.edu/news/cellular-crosstalk-4-23-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Cellular Crosstalk </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Sensory nerve cells instruct immune cells in mouse model of psoriasis</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By ELIZABETH COONEY</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 23, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/Nerves-DCs-red-yellow.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Sensory nerve cells instruct immune cells in mouse model of psoriasis</p> </div></div></div> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:25:28 +0000 Elizabeth Cooney 7733 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/cellular-crosstalk-4-23-14#comments Cancer Spread's Family Tree http://hms.harvard.edu/news/genetics/cancer-spreads-family-tree-4-23-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Cancer Spread’s ‘Family Tree’</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Rapid test reveals relationships between primary tumors and metastatic cells</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By SUE McGREEVEY</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 23, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/DNAfamilytree.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-taxonomy-vocabulary-7 field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-above"><div class="field-label">SEO Categories:&nbsp;</div><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/taxonomy/term/401">Genetics</a></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Test traces ties between primary tumors and metastatic cells</p> </div></div></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:13:29 +0000 Elizabeth Cooney 7727 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/genetics/cancer-spreads-family-tree-4-23-14#comments Cloaked DNA Nanodevices Survive Pilot Mission http://hms.harvard.edu/news/cloaked-dna-nanodevices-survive-pilot-mission-4-22-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Cloaked DNA Nanodevices Survive Pilot Mission</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p> Researchers pave the way for smart nanorobots</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By DAN FERBER</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 22, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/DNAcloak-200.jpg" width="200" height="200" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p> Researchers pave the way for smart nanorobots</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-video-embed-code field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="360" mozallowfullscreen="" src="//player.vimeo.com/video/91950046" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="640"></iframe></p> </div></div></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:36:41 +0000 Rick Groleau 7724 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/cloaked-dna-nanodevices-survive-pilot-mission-4-22-14#comments Same Signature, Different Pen http://hms.harvard.edu/news/same-signature-different-pen-4-21-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Same Signature, Different Pen</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Researchers uncover connection between Down syndrome and leukemia</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By ROB LEVY</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 21, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/ALL%20peripheral%20blood%20-%20Wikimedia%20-%20Christaras%20A%20-%20120.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>A long-suspected connection between Down syndrome and leukemia revealed</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:36:31 +0000 Stephanie Dutchen 7709 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/same-signature-different-pen-4-21-14#comments One Year Later http://hms.harvard.edu/news/one-year-later-4-21-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">One Year Later</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Members of the HMS community honor the anniversary of the<br /> Boston Marathon bombings</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By ANGELA ALBERTI</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 21, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/bidmc-marathondisplay150.jpg" width="150" height="150" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p> HMS community honors the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:46:03 +0000 Angela Alberti 7693 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/one-year-later-4-21-14#comments A Show of Unity http://hms.harvard.edu/news/show-unity-4-17-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">A Show of Unity</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>FABRIC celebrates students’ diverse talents and identities</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By ELIZABETH COONEY</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 17, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/FABRICfinale2014.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p> FABRIC celebrates diverse talents and identities</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:30:24 +0000 Elizabeth Cooney 7690 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/show-unity-4-17-14#comments Gene Linked to Pediatric Kidney Cancer http://hms.harvard.edu/news/gene-linked-pediatric-kidney-cancer-4-17-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Gene Linked to Pediatric Kidney Cancer </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Suggests new treatment strategy, may hold clues to kidney regeneration</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By TOM ULRICH</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 17, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/WilmsTumour_wikimedia_Nephron.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Suggests new treatment strategy, may hold clues to kidney regeneration</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:21:42 +0000 Stephanie Dutchen 7702 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/gene-linked-pediatric-kidney-cancer-4-17-14#comments Awards & Recognitions: April 2014 http://hms.harvard.edu/news/awards-recognitions-april-2014-4-16-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Awards &amp; Recognitions: April 2014</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By HAYLEY COLLINS</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 16, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/4_14_14-Breakefield.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:46:23 +0000 Hayley Collins 7589 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/awards-recognitions-april-2014-4-16-14#comments Murthy to Be 2014 Class Day Speaker http://hms.harvard.edu/news/murthy-be-2014-class-day-speaker-4-15-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Murthy to Be 2014 Class Day Speaker</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>U.S. Surgeon General nominee and founder of Doctors for America to give keynote address at HMS</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By JAKE MILLER</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 15, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/Vivek-Murthy-172.jpg" width="172" height="172" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>U.S. Surgeon General nominee and founder of Doctors for America to give keynote address at HMS</p> </div></div></div> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:36:53 +0000 Jake Miller 7668 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/murthy-be-2014-class-day-speaker-4-15-14#comments HMS Community Marathon Anniversary Tributes http://hms.harvard.edu/news/hms-community-marathon-anniversary-tributes-4-15-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">HMS Community Marathon Anniversary Tributes </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p> HMS and several of its affiliated teaching and research institutions hold Apr. 15 events </p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 15, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/Generic-Marathon-color120.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p> HMS and several of its affiliated teaching and research institutions hold Apr. 15 events </p> </div></div></div> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:13:27 +0000 Maria Buckley 7662 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/hms-community-marathon-anniversary-tributes-4-15-14#comments Drawing a Ring Around Antiviral Immunity http://hms.harvard.edu/news/drawing-ring-around-antiviral-immunity-4-15-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Drawing a Ring Around Antiviral Immunity</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>How ubiquitin and RIG-I work together</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">by TOM ULRICH</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 15, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/summary_cartoon_Hur_ubiquitin_RIG-I.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>How ubiquitin and RIG-I work together</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:19:39 +0000 Stephanie Dutchen 7658 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/drawing-ring-around-antiviral-immunity-4-15-14#comments A Day of Remembrance http://hms.harvard.edu/news/day-remembrance-4-14-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">A Day of Remembrance </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>On the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, the HMS community reflects and pays tribute </p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By M.R.F. BUCKLEY</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 14, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/Marathon-bombing-memorial120.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>On the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, the HMS community reflects and pays tribute </p> </div></div></div> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:44:15 +0000 Maria Buckley 7661 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/day-remembrance-4-14-14#comments New Hope for ALS http://hms.harvard.edu/news/new-hope-als-4-10-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">New Hope for ALS </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Patient stem cells help identify common problem, leading to clinical trials</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By JOSEPH CAPUTO</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 10, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/CellCulture.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Experiments with patient stem cells lead to clinical trials</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:51:27 +0000 Elizabeth Cooney 7659 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/new-hope-als-4-10-14#comments A Chromosome Odyssey http://hms.harvard.edu/news/chromosome-odyssey-4-10-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">A Chromosome Odyssey</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Dunham Lecturer describes quest to understand chromosome cohesion during cell division</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By STEPHANIE DUTCHEN</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 10, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/Lipofsky-596131-120.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Dunham Lecturer describes quest to understand chromosome cohesion during cell division</p> </div></div></div> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:25:36 +0000 Stephanie Dutchen 7656 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/chromosome-odyssey-4-10-14#comments Lasting Effect http://hms.harvard.edu/news/lasting-effect-4-9-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Lasting Effect</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Commitment to patients endures in HMS-Cambridge Integrated Clerkship</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By DAVID CECERE</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 9, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/iStock_000024563289Small.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Commitment to patients endures in HMS-Cambridge Integrated Clerkship</p> </div></div></div> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:35:35 +0000 Stephanie Dutchen 7657 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/lasting-effect-4-9-14#comments It Takes Two http://hms.harvard.edu/news/it-takes-two-4-9-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">It Takes Two</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Microbial molecule stimulates both arms of the immune system to quell inflammation</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By ELIZABETH COONEY</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 9, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/inflammation-360.jpg" width="360" height="360" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Microbial molecule helps immune system quell inflammation</p> </div></div></div> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:24:23 +0000 Elizabeth Cooney 7647 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/it-takes-two-4-9-14#comments Calorie Balance Sheet: Spend or Save http://hms.harvard.edu/news/calorie-balance-sheet-spend-or-save-4-9-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Calorie Balance Sheet: Spend or Save</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Researchers identify protein in fat and liver cells that can be altered to increase energy expenditure.</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By BONNIE PRESCOTT</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 9, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/Fat%20Cells%20BIDMC%20thumbnail.jpg" width="200" height="200" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Changing metabolic burn rate may not be futile. </p> </div></div></div> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:00:09 +0000 Susan Karcz 7651 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/calorie-balance-sheet-spend-or-save-4-9-14#comments Strange Bedfellows http://hms.harvard.edu/news/strange-bedfellows-4-2-14 <div class="field field-field-news-headline field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Strange Bedfellows</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Epilepsy risk higher among autoimmune disease patients</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">By TOM ULRICH</div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-date field-type-date field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single">April 2, 2014</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img src="http://hms.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/iStock_000002646628_thumb.jpg" width="120" height="120" alt="" /></div></div></div><div class="field field-field-news-home-teaser field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Risk association found between epilepsy and autoimmunity</p> </div></div></div> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:52:45 +0000 Stephanie Dutchen 7614 at http://hms.harvard.edu http://hms.harvard.edu/news/strange-bedfellows-4-2-14#comments