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Elected leaders age more quickly, die younger: Study

Dec 15, 2015

Elected leaders age more quickly, die younger: Study

associate professor in health care policy at Harvard Medical School, looked at the age of death among 279 nationally-elected leaders in 17 Western countries
It's not your weight, it's the stereotype: Overweight patients get poorer medical assistance

Nov 20, 2015

It's not your weight, it's the stereotype: Overweight patients get poorer medical assistance

discrimination is definitely a big part of the problem. The websitequoted Harvard Medical School professor Dr Jerome Groopman, M.D, "It's called attribution
Nobel discoveries on DNA repair now fuelling cancer drug research | Reuters

Oct 08, 2015

Nobel discoveries on DNA repair now fuelling cancer drug research | Reuters

. Bert Vogelstein of the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Centre and Richard Kolodner, then at Harvard Medical School and currently at the University of
Ahead of Alzheimers meeting, researchers seize on signs of progress| Reuters

Jul 19, 2015

Ahead of Alzheimers meeting, researchers seize on signs of progress| Reuters

-amyloid approach," said Dr. Reisa Sperling, director of the Center for Alzheimer's Research at Harvard Medical School. Sperling's hope is that
EXCLUSIVE - Doctor who trained U.S. troops suspended for macabre techniques| Reuters

Jun 09, 2015

EXCLUSIVE - Doctor who trained U.S. troops suspended for macabre techniques| Reuters

undertaken or provided in good faith for medicinal or therapeutic purposes.One doctor who offers trauma training, Harvard Medical School professor David King
Bowwow wow! Dog domestication much older than previously known| Reuters

May 22, 2015

Bowwow wow! Dog domestication much older than previously known| Reuters

wolf genomes directly, and we find that the first separation of dog ancestors must have been in the older range," Harvard Medical School geneticist
Uncommon form of heart attack likely runs in family - study

Mar 24, 2015

Uncommon form of heart attack likely runs in family - study

Medical School. "If we subcategorize patients, we should get better responses to therapy" than with one-size-fits-all approaches.In the new study
Scientists discover 90 new gene regions linked to obesity: report

Feb 18, 2015

Scientists discover 90 new gene regions linked to obesity: report

Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School.In a companion study, an analysis of 224,459 individuals helped identify 49 sites in the genome
Scientists create 'genetic firewall' for new forms of life

Jan 22, 2015

Scientists create 'genetic firewall' for new forms of life

.Although the two labs accomplished this in bacteria, "there is no fundamental barrier" to applying the technique to plants and animals, Harvard Medical
Vivek Murthy will hit the ground running as America's doctor: Obama

Dec 16, 2014

Vivek Murthy will hit the ground running as America's doctor: Obama

his community while also educating the next generation of doctors as an instructor at Harvard Medical School."The Indian-American community, a