Recent Posts from the Research Institute Blog

Decrease in Web Searches for Cancer Screening Terms During COVID Controversy

Decrease in Web Searches for Cancer Screening Terms During COVID Controversy

Researchers are worried that delayed cancer screenings due to COVID could lead to later diagnoses and more severe cases.

Not Just a Matter of Appearance: How Alopecia Affects Patients Throughout Life

Not Just a Matter of Appearance: How Alopecia Affects Patients Throughout Life

Can you measure the lifelong impact of a disorder that causes no pain but affects your appearance, relationships and perception of self-worth?

Mass General Research Institute 5-Year Celebration Video

Mass General Research Institute 5-Year Celebration Video

Learn more about the Massachusetts General Hospital Research Institute and how we’re working to improve healthcare through science.

Software Promotes Inclusivity in Genetic Research and Strengthens Study Results

Software Promotes Inclusivity in Genetic Research and Strengthens Study Results

Dr. Atkinson and her team are working to make genetic research more inclusive with a new statistical framework and software package designed to include individuals of mixed ancestry.