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29 min ago | Annals of Internal Medicine
Timothy J. Henrich, MD; Emily Hanhauser, BS; Francisco M. Marty, MD; Michael N. Sirignano, BS; Sheila Keating, PhD; Tzong-Hae Lee, MD, PhD; Yvonne P. Robles, BA; Benjamin T. Davis, MD; Jonathan Z. Li, MD; Andrea Heisey, BS; Alison L. Hill, PhD; Michael P. Busch, MD, PhD; Philippe Armand, MD, PhD; Robert J. Soiffer, MD; Marcus Altfeld, MD, PhD; and ... (more)
4 hrs ago | CiteULike
H.M., Henry Molaison, was one of the world's most famous amnesic patients. His amnesia was caused by an experimental brain operation, bilateral medial temporal lobe resection, carried out in 1953 to relieve intractable epilepsy.
8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
It may be possible to train the brain to prefer healthy low-calorie foods over unhealthy higher-calorie foods, according to new research by scientists at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University and at Massachusetts General Hospital.
11 hrs ago | Medical News Today
Circulating tumor cell clusters - clumps of from 2 to 50 tumor cells that break off a primary tumor and are carried through the bloodstream - appear to be much more likely to cause metastasis than are single CTCs, according to a study from investigators at the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center.
Study Calls Into Question Link Between Prenatal Antidepressant Exposure And Autism Risk Previously reported autism risk appears to be attributable to mother's illness, not medication Previous studies that have suggested an increased risk of autism among children of women who took antidepressants during pregnancy may actually reflect the known ... (more)
The banner bearing Hank's battle cry was put up for his neighborhood send-off party and will remain over 45th Street until he returns.
An American Airlines flight was forced to land in Boston Wednesday night after a French passenger, irate over a reclined seat in front of him, confronted and grabbed a flight crew member, federal prosecutors say.
Optimal personalised treatment improves quality of life and functioning of patients with bipolar disorder type I or II, suggests research published in the Journal of Affective Disorders .
Four Boston oncologists have each received a $250,000 two-year grant from Alex's Lemonade Stand as part of a $5.25 million donation to doctors and researchers throughout the country.
Previous studies that have suggested an increased risk of autism among children of women who took antidepressants during pregnancy may actually reflect the known increased risk associated with severe maternal depression.
Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the enrollment of the first patient into a phase II study to evaluate the efficacy, safety and tolerability of AVP-786 for the adjunctive treatment of major depressive disorder .
From the Department of Neurological Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH ; Department of Neurosurgery, Penn State, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA ; Massachusetts General Hospital, Institute for Heart, Vascular and Stroke Care, Boston ; Department of Neurosurgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New ... (more)
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