Harvard Medicine News
Too Good to Be True?

A new study offers an alternative explanation for a decline in hospital readmission rates under pay-for-performance.

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A Love of Discovery

Former astronaut, HMS grad and orthopedic surgeon Robert Satcher Jr. took several walks in space, “operating” on the International Space Station.

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Delaying Onset

A newly discovered gene variant may have protective effects against Alzheimer’s disease.

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One Fell Swoop

Drugs usually target only one age-related disease at a time. An experimental gene therapy takes a different approach.

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