Category: Mass General Research

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Mass General Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the Ataxia Unit and Launching of the Ataxia Center

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Ataxia Unit, and in celebrating Jeremy Schmahmann, MD, is now launching the Ataxia Center, which seeks to provide comprehensive, personalized and patient-centered care for those with ataxia.

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Researcher Studies Grandson’s Rare Genetic Mutation

Mass General’s Marian DiFiglia, PhD, is working to advance research on the rare genetic mutation that affects her grandson.

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Research Roundup: Genetic Protection from Alzheimer’s Disease, Football Players and Heart Health, and More

Recent research news from the Mass General Research Institute, including insights into genetic protection from Alzheimer’s disease, heart health and more.

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DISCOVERY Study Seeks to Learn More About the Causes of Post-Stroke Cognitive Disability

DISCOVERY will become a landmark study to unravel the mechanisms of post-stroke cognitive disability and to identify treatment targets.

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2019 MGRI Image Contest: Meet the Winner and Finalists

The second annual Mass General Research Institute Image Contest produced 46 amazing images from researchers across 15 centers and departments at Mass General. After two weeks of deliberation, the judges have finally selected a winner and eight finalists.

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LAB DAY 2019: A Behind the Scenes Look at Mass General Research

The second annual Mass General Research Institute LAB DAY event gave friends and supporters of Mass General research an up-close look at science with the potential to revolutionize medicine.

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Three Mass General Investigators Named NIH New Innovators

As part of the High-Risk, High-Reward Research program, the NIH New Innovator Award supports exceptionally creative early career investigators who propose innovative, high-impact projects in the biomedical, behavioral or social sciences within the NIH mission. This year, three Mass General investigators were named NIH New Innovators.

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Showcasing the Crucial Role of Clinical Research at Mass General

This work was showcased earlier Mass General’s vast clinical research program was showcased recently during the 17th Annual Clinical Research Day.

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Five Things to Know About the Center for Systems Biology

The Center for Systems Biology focuses on analyzing how the human body’s biological and physiological functions work together to impact health and disease. Here are five things to know.

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Study Links Eating Disorders to Childhood Infections

New data from a Mass General researcher highlights a link between the immune system and the onset of eating disorders.

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