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Recent Coverage of HMS in the News
November 5, 2015

Precision medicine demands precise matching of deep genomic and phenotypic models—and the deeper you go, the more you know. Isaac Kohane (HMS) is quoted. 

November 5, 2015

Howard Green the George Higginson Professor of Cell Biology Emeritus at Harvard Medical School, died on Saturday, Oct. 31.  

November 5, 2015

Researchers are struggling to analyze the steadily swelling troves of ”-omic” data in the quest for patient-centered health care. Isaac Kohane (HMS) is quoted. 

November 4, 2015

Anupam Jena (HMS) co-authored this article on a class of expensive drugs. 

November 4, 2015

The Family Van, a community outreach and preventative health screening program operated by HMS, is mentioned in this article on the impact of health insurance on health. 

November 4, 2015

After Robin Williams killed himself last year, most people, including the actor’s own family, pinned the blame for the suicide on depression. But Williams’ widow is now pointing to a different culprit. Brent Forester (McLean Hospital) is quoted.

November 4, 2015

Some doctors practice “defensive medicine,” ordering extra tests and procedures, believing this will ward off malpractice suits. Anupam Jena (HMS) is lead author of a new study suggests that it does.

November 3, 2015

The Undiagnosed Diseases Program at the National Institutes of Health recently joined with six private institutions, including Harvard Medical School and three of its affiliate hospitals, as well as other major medical centers around the U.S., as part of the Undiagnosed Diseases Network. This network links databases that can help match patients with the right experts.



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