Neurology News

Narrow your search for Mass General Neurology news by using the search box and/or filters.
    157 results
    • press release

    Study reveals insights on hidden sexual-arousal disorder

    Study reveals insights on hidden sexual-arousal disorder. Study reveals insights on hidden sexual-arousal disorder. Key Takeaways • Persistent genital arousal disorder is characterized by spontaneous and unwanted sexual arousal unrelated to desire

    • news

    Healey Science Advisory Council Meets in Orlando, Florida

    Highlights from the meeting included a robust discussion moderated by Dr. Robert Brown with guest speakers Drs. Jean-Pierre Julien, from Laval Universities Department of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Saud Sadiq, Director and Chief Research Scientist from Tisch MS Research Center of New York and Laura Paulsen, from EnClear Therapies, who spoke on the role of CSF toxicity in ALS pathophysiology.

    • press release

    Inaugural Mass General Hospital HEALEY Center International Prize for Innovation in ALS Awarded at 2019 MND Meeting in Perth, Australia

    The Sean M. Healey & AMG Center for ALS at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) awarded the inaugural annual Healey Center International Prize for Innovation in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) to the team that brought to trial the first antisense oligonucleotide (ASO) therapy for ALS. Team members include researchers from academia and industry.

    • news

    Merit Cudkowicz, MD, MsC Delivers Keynote Speech at Press Ganey Conference

    Congratulations to Merit Cudkowicz, MD, MSc, Director of the Sean M. Healey and AMG Center for ALS and Chief of Neurology at Mass General, who presented “A Powerful Promise,” a keynote speech at Accelerating Transformation, the 2019 Press Ganey National Client & Executive Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday, November 18th.

    • news

    Research Roundup November 2019

    Research Roundup November 2019. Research Roundup November 2019. Genetic study points to new strategies to delay the onset of Alzheimer’s disease Some people who carry gene mutations known to cause early onset Alzheimer’s disease do not show

    • press release

    Gene variant may help protect against Alzheimers disease

    Gene variant may help protect against Alzheimers disease. Gene variant may help protect against Alzheimers disease. BOSTON—A new study led by investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), in collaboration with the University of Antioquia,

    • staff story

    Grand Rounds: Dementia Comes to Parkinson Disease

    Dr. Growdon presented a series of studies examining why patients with Parkinson disease often have both motor symptoms and cognitive problems, often progressing to a full dementia. Over a decade of studies show that there is a remarkable convergence of disease pathologies overlapping classical Alzheimer disease changes with Parkinson’s disease as well.

    Showing 1 - 10 of 157 results