Massachusetts General Hospital Newswire

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  1. What treatable traits predict future asthma attacks?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... diseases such as asthma. A program established by investigators from the Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), MIT and Harvard is addressing the persistently elevated risk of HIV infection among young women in South Africa from ...

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  2. Bill Doyle: NESN's Jerry Remy optimistic and in high spirits while...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... was worse. This just makes me tired because there's so much of it.” Remy's doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital are working on developing a vaccine that will attack his cancer and keep it from coming back. He missed most of the second ...

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  3. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... MIT , The Karp Lab , Novopyxis , Elektrofi and The Wellman Center for Photomedicine at Massachusetts General Hospital . Epicore Biosystems is a spinout company from Prof. John Rogers' Laboratory at Northwestern University's Center for Bio-Integrated ...

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  4. Muscle relaxants increase risk of respiratory complicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... risk of serious breathing problems after surgery, finds a study published in BMJ today. Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers have found that medications currently used to immobilize patients during surgery can increase the risk of ...

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  5. Alzheimer's patients are more often hospitalized after initiating antibiotic useRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... more likely than those who didn't to have brain deposits of beta amyloid, ... A study by a Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) research team finds that neurogenesis -inducing the production of new neurons-in the brain structure in which memories ...

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  6. Comparing Crispr TherapeuticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Therapeutics for developing neoantigen-based therapeutic vaccines and T cell therapies; and Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center to develop T cell therapies for cancer. CRISPR Therapeutics AG is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland. Curis, ...

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  7. How To Talk To Your Kids About Natural DisastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MSN Living

    ... psychiatry professor and executive director of the Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds at Massachusetts General Hospital , told HuffPost. "Anxiety is contagious, and when parents are fearful or bent out of shape, kids of all ages are going to pick ...

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  8. Here's the Data behind Apple's New Heart-Monitoring AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Scientific American

    ... atrial fibrillation first makes sense, said Dr. Sekar Kathiresan, a physician-scientist at Massachusetts General Hospital and the Broad Institute who studies the genetic risk factors for cardiovascular disease. "It's an important disease. As far as ...

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  9. Brain-based human-machine interfaces: New developments, legal and ethical issues, and potential usesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | O'Reilly

    Amanda C. Pustilnik is a professor of law at the University of Maryland School of Law and permanent faculty at the Center for Law, Brain & Behavior at Massachusetts General Hospital. Her work focuses on the intersections of law, science, and culture, with a particular emphasis on neuroscience and neurotechnologies.

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  10. Lupus discovery could help manage disease in African patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... diseases such as asthma. A program established by investigators from the Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), MIT and Harvard is addressing the persistently elevated risk of HIV infection among young women in South Africa from ...

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  11. Armenian Assembly Mourns Passing of Life Trustee Virginia 'Ginny' OhanianRead the original story

    Monday | Groong

    ... Heritage Park, Berkshire Hill Music Academy, Bentley College, the Belmont Hill School, and Massachusetts General Hospital. The wake will take place on Wednesday, September 19 from 10:00 am - 11:30 am with a funeral service to follow at Holy Trinity ...

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  12. Microneedle patch is a new way to fight flu pandemicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | South China Morning Post

    ... well-done study," said Mark Poznansky, director of the Vaccine and Immunotherapy Centre at Massachusetts General Hospital in the US. He was not involved in the research, published in Science Advances . "What they're suggesting is something you could ...

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  13. New program combines basic science and social benefits to address HIV risk among young womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Medical News

    A program established by investigators from the Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital , MIT and Harvard is addressing the persistently elevated risk of HIV infection among young women in South Africa from two angles - first, investigating biological factors that modulate infection risk along with the early immunologic events following viral exposure, and second, alleviating the socioeconomic factors that limit opportunities for young women, the group at greatest risk of infection in the region of the world hardest hit by the HIV epidemic. Members of the Ragon Institute team report on the first five years of the FRESH program in a commentary published in Science Immunology .

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  14. The Best Anti-Aging Skin CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Yahoo!

    ... to affect how well skin does its job," says Sarina Elmariah, M.D., Ph.D., a dermatologist at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Keeping skin healthy is important, because it acts as a barrier between your body and all the potential harms of ...

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  15. Students innovate health solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Monitor

    ... the winning team walk away with a prize of Shs3.5 million. The need Kristian Olson of CAMTech Massachusetts General Hospital said the platform is growing because people are increasingly getting passionate about innovation. "This is the highest ...

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  16. Lab test may identify dangerous gene mutations, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... resolving VUS in BRCA1 when used along with other information, said Heidi Rehm of Boston's Massachusetts General Hospital and the Broad Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She didn't participate in the study. BRCA1 has a low rate of VUS test ...

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  17. Study points way to finding genes affecting depression riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | The Pike County Courier

    ... Winslow was with pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc. when she did the work with researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital and the genetics testing company 23andMe, Inc. She is now at the University of Pennsylvania. Results were released by the ...

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  18. 'I'm always struggling to better myself'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Lowell Sun

    ... basketball camp in Cleveland in 2014, he got off the plane in Boston and immediately went to Massachusetts General Hospital, feeling something wasn't right. A couple hours later, he was in surgery. Muse received a new shunt, but he had been so used ...

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  19. People with asthma at higher risk of becoming obeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... y diseases such as asthma. A program established by investigators from the Ragon Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), MIT and Harvard is addressing the

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  20. How to Prevent ALS NaturallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | News Max

    ... as a source of Vitamin A. In a 2014 study, researchers led by Dr. Anne-Marie Wills at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston found that diets high in calories and carbohydrates may slow progression of ALS, Medical News Today reported . ...

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