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August 7, 2015

Scientists at Joslin Diabetes Center have made a promising discovery related to Type 1 diabetes, saying that they have pinpointed a way to predict, and possibly prevent, diabetes complications. Rohit Kulkarni, associate professor of medicine at Joslin Diabetes Center, is senior author of the study. 

August 6, 2015

Critics say the stream of drug money to top physicians has flourished on a route that remains largely hidden: the continuing education programs that doctors must attend to keep their licenses. Graham McMahon, associate professor of medicine; Peter Libby, professor of medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital; and Richard Beaser, associate professor of medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess, are quoted.

August 6, 2015

Mildred Solomon, professor of anaesthesia at Boston Children’s Hospital, authored this letter on bioethics.

August 5, 2015

A California start-up eager to monetize fans’ obsession — with themselves — has begun mounting crowd-facing cameras in a few sports venues on the West Coast and is hoping to bring the technology to Boston. Craig Malkin, instructor in psychology at Cambridge Health Alliance, is quoted.

August 5, 2015

Students at schools affiliated with prestigious hospitals may be able to see a broader range of medical cases.  Sail Mehta, clinical fellow in radiology at Massachusetts General Hospital, is quoted.

August 5, 2015

Researchers from the Camera Culture Group have now come up with the prototype of the eyeSelfie, a device that makes DIY retinal imaging feasible for the first time. Vincent Patalano, assistant professor of ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye and Ear, is quoted.

August 5, 2015

Home-based programs could provide alternative for those unable or unwilling to travel, researchers suggest. Patrick O’Gara, professor of medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, is quoted.

August 4, 2015

Regularly eating chili peppers, other hot foods linked to lower risk of death during study period. Lu Qi, associate professor of medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, is a co-author of the study.



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