Harvard Medicine News
Greens and Genes

One more reason to eat your veggies. HMS researchers have discovered a compound in cruciferous vegetables that reawakens a potent tumor suppressor.

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Making History

Poised to retire after 50 years at HMS, Dr. Alvin Poussaint reflects on a lifetime of achievement and his legacy at the School.

Alvin Poussaint
On the Safe Side

Scaly, thick patches of itchy, dry skin? A new study shows that some biologic treatments for psoriasis may be safer than others.

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A Light Touch

New Genetics Department assistant professor Lauren Orefice is exploring the underpinnings of touch sensitivity in autism spectrum disorders.

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