Imaging News

Researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School describe studies showing that the spleen acts as a reservoir for huge numbers of immune cells called monocytes, which it releases in the event of serious trauma.

Researchers uncover spleen's role


Source: The New York Times


U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals 2015-2016

U.S. News & World Report ranks Mass General the #1 hospital in America based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 different specialties. Learn more about why we're #1

Search the Mass General news archive

Search the archive for previously published news articles, press releases and publications.

View all departments

Departments and Centers at Mass General have a reputation for excellence in patient care. View a list of all departments.