Massachusetts General Hospital Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. A cancer survivor embraces the light of going to medical schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Kevin, M.D.

    ... moments. The amazingly high-yield but certainly fatiguing 24 hours on, 24 hours off of the Massachusetts General Hospital emergency department always comes to mind. It is called "The Pit," and we are called the "Pit Crew" - think NASCAR not ...

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  2. MGH Plans Programs Noting National Recovery MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Revere Journal

    Massachusetts General Hospital will join millions of people across America in recognizing National Recovery Month. Led by the MGH Substance Use Disorders Initiative - a group devoted to enhancing SUDI treatment in the inpatient and outpatient setting - MGH will host a series of events throughout September to raise awareness of prevention, treatment and recovery support services.

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  3. Nashua woman suffers brain injury after alleged beating from boyfriendRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2017 | UnionLeader.com

    ... suffered a serious brain bleed and was transported to a Nashua hospital before being flown to Massachusetts General Hospital where doctors performed emergency surgery and applied a drain to her skull to relieve pressure, according to court ...

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  4. Global Non-Malignant Hemotology Market Size 2017 Industry Trend and Forecast 2022Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | PR-inside.com

    ... Mayo Clinic UC Irvine Health Penn Medicine Boston Children Hospital Huston Methodist Massachusetts General Hospital Benioff Children Hospital INC Research GW Cancer Center TriHealth ... If you want to ask a sample report or make an order, please ...

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  5. Direct-acting antiviral therapy found to be safe, effective in patients with CKD and HCV infectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Medical News

    ... To determine the safety and efficacy of sofosbuvir in patients with CKD, Meghan Sise, MD, MS (Massachusetts General Hospital) and her colleagues studied 98 patients with stages 1-3 CKD who received sofosbuvir-based therapy in a large healthcare ...

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  6. Dr. Daniel Federman, Harvard Medical School stalwart, dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... who was the son of European immigrants who settled in the Bronx, also served in roles at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital during his much-celebrated medical career. His MGH residency led to teaching and research ...

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  7. HCV treatment found safe and effective in individuals with kidney diseaseRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... To determine the safety and efficacy of sofosbuvir in patients with CKD, Meghan Sise, MD, MS (Massachusetts General Hospital) and her colleagues studied 98 patients with stages 1-3 CKD who received sofosbuvir-based therapy in a large healthcare ...

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  8. Multivitamins May Reduce Incidence of Neuropathy from Chemotherapy,...Read the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... program in cancer prevention who is now a research fellow with the Department of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. "Identifying preventive measures is therefore a critical part of enhancing quality of life for ...

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  9. Treating with antioxidants early in Parkinson's disease process may...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... laboratory, is first author. The research was started about six years ago in Krainc's lab at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School and was completed in the last four years at Feinberg. PD is the second most common ...

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  10. Paneth cells secrete lysozyme via secretory autophagy during bacterial infection of the intestineRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2017 | Science

    Gastrointestinal Unit and Center for the Study of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02142, USA. Intestinal pathogens can invade host cells and disrupt critical cellular functions, including secretion.

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  11. Peregrine Announces First Patient Dosed In Phase II Clinical Trial...Read the original story

    Sep 6, 2017 | BioSpace

    Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company committed to improving patient lives by manufacturing high quality products for biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies and advancing its proprietary R&D pipeline, today announced dosing of the first patient in a Phase II clinical trial evaluating the combination of bavituximab, temozolomide, and radiation therapy in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma. Elizabeth R. Gerstner, MD, at Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, is the primary investigator for the trial, which is one of three bavituximab clinical studies being funded by the National Comprehensive Cancer NetworkA Oncology Research Program through a grant provided by Peregrine.

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  12. NVIDIA Ships First Volta-based DGX SystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | AnandTech

    ... training deep neural networks for the purpose of evaluating medical images and scans, using Massachusetts General Hospital's collection of phenotypic, genetics, and imaging data . In turn, this can assist doctors and medical practitioners in making ...

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  13. Woman rescued from Lynn Woods ravineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... Archer said the woman was brought out of the woods on ATVs and transported by ambulance to Massachusetts General Hospital. Archer said he wasn't sure how the woman had become trapped down the embankment, but that her husband had told Lynn police she ...

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  14. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Announces First Patient Dosed in Phase II...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company committed to improving patient lives by manufacturing high quality products for biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies and advancing its proprietary R&D pipeline, today announced dosing of the first patient in a Phase II clinical trial evaluating the combination of bavituximab, temozolomide, and radiation therapy in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma. Elizabeth R. Gerstner, MD, at Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, is the primary investigator for the trial, which is one of three bavituximab clinical studies being funded by the National Comprehensive Cancer NetworkA Oncology Research Program through a grant provided by Peregrine.

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  15. NCCN Announces First Patient Dosed in NCCN-Peregrine Pharmaceuticals...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Newswise

    The National Comprehensive Cancer Network today announced the dosing of the first patient in its Oncology Research Program -funded study to investigate the effectiveness of bavituximab with radiation and temozolomide in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastomas. The study, initiated by Elizabeth Gerstner, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center , is one of three studies funded through a collaboration between NCCN ORP and Peregrine Pharmaceuticals - this patient marks the first enrollment into an NCCN ORP-funded investigator-initiated bavituximab trial.

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  16. Blood Cancer Diagnostics Market Forecast Will Hit at a CAGR of 6.4% by 2017 - 2022Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | SBWire

    ... of using liquid biopsy, this segment is gaining traction globally. Research carried out at Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and Harvard Medical School has shown that liquid biopsy can help patients with advanced cholangiocarcinoma. ...

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  17. Solving real-world business problems with computer visionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | O'Reilly Radar

    ... also seeing this with partnerships, such as the relationship between Google, Nvidia, and Massachusetts General Hospital to leverage deep learning on radiology tasks. In retail, we see companies interested in analyzing the shopping carts of in-store ...

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  18. Viral "cleanliness" ties to type-1 diabetes in groundbreaking new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | NewsTarget.com

    ... by Mikael Knip, M.D., Ph.D, of the University of Helsinki, and Ramnik Xavier, M.D., Ph.D, of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School - in which they analyzed the bacterial gut flora of 33 children who carried genes that increase ...

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  19. AI Watches You Sleep; Knows When You DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Hack a day

    If you've never been a patient at a sleep laboratory, monitoring a person as they sleep is an involved process of wires, sensors, and discomfort. Seeking a better method, MIT researchers - led by [Dina Katabi] and in collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital - have developed a device that can non-invasively identify the stages of sleep in a patient .

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  20. 16-year-old boy fatally shot in SomervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | Boston.com

    The teenager, who was not identified, was found with serious injuries around 5 p.m. at 14 Farragut Ave., police said. He was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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