Snapshot of Science

December 2017

New investigations into the communication between bone cells and tumor cells in lung cancer, a computational method for identifying new cancer genes and looking at readmission rates after surgery for peripheral artery disease, among others.


November 2017

New investigations into the potential benefit of fiber for patients with colorectal cancer, the discovery of a viral response after a heart attack, and and lots more.


October 2017

New research on novel approaches to targeted cancer treatments, identification of genes that help protect the gut and and lots more.


September 2017

New studies on detecting cancer genes and mutations, identifying blood and kidney cell types in zebrafish, the neuroimmunology of traumatic brain injury and lots more.

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From the Lab Bench

December 2017

A spotlight on community research at Massachusetts General Hospital, plus a look back at research highlights from 2017.


November 2017

Save the date for the 2018 Celebration of Science, plus stories on a new approach to delivering gene therapy treatments, and untangling the connections between mental illness and cognitive decline in the elderly.


October 2017

Celebrating 20 years of the Claflin Distinguished Scholar Awards, good news on the long-term recovery from eating disorders, bioengineering livers in the lab and more.


September 2017

Recruitment begins for the All of Us Research Program; brain imaging studies offer new insights into the biological basis of behaviors in schizophrenia and autism and meet the researcher who wants to diagnose your cough with a smartphone.

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