Read the latest research coming from our research programs and laboratories from Mass General Neuroscience
Marijuana and the Young Brain
Jodi Gilman, PhD, is the director of neuroscience at the Center for Addiction Medicine. Her research examines how marijuana affects the teen brain.
Using Immunotherapy to Treat Brain Tumors
William Curry, MD, co-director of Neuroscience and director of Neurosurgical Oncology, is optimistic about treating patients with brain tumors. In this video, he discusses the potential of using a personalized approach to vaccinating patients with their own tumor cells.
Prenatal folic acid and schizophrenia prevention
Dr. Roffman discusses his recent work investigating folic acid’s neuroprotective effects that may guard against schizophrenia development
RESEARCH ADVANCES FROM MASS GENERAL NEUROLOGY
Researchers from the Department of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital discuss their collaborative and individual work in clinical and translational research.
Advances in Epilepsy Surgery
Ziv Williams, MD, neurosurgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital, describes the advances in epilepsy surgery, which involve the use of responsive neural stimulators and thermal laser ablation.
New Ways to Treat Patients with Large Vessel Occlusions
Thabele M. Leslie-Mazwi, MD, focuses on developing treatments for a subset of ischemic stroke called large vessel occlusion stroke.
#1 Research Hospital in America
Mass General is the #1 research hospital in America, with a large percentage of that dedicated to nervous system related disorders.
90% Neurosurgery Residents
Nearly 90 percent of our residents accept positions at high-ranking medical institutions after graduation
Commitment to Neuroscientific Research
Nearly 33% of Mass General's NIH funding goes towards neuroscience based research.
Mass General Neuroscience News
Mass General Neuroscience brings together the nationally ranked Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, to advance medical breakthroughs to our patients’ throughout their lives.