An MGH-MIT collaborative project to better diagnose deadly sepsis is one of the successes of a strategic partnership between the two institutions.
Mass General obesity medicine expert, Lee Kaplan, MD, PhD, says that old, one-size-fits-all ideas about obesity are giving way to a new understanding that points towards more individualized treatment.
A Mass General researcher is working to learn more about the traumatic brain injuries suffered by women in abusive relationships.
Computational biologists at Mass General are mining information from the genes and medical records of cancer patients to find clues to save more lives.
Mass General researchers say those who have a genetic disposition for storing fat deposits primarily at their waistline are at a higher risk of developing diabetes and coronary heart disease.
Mass General opens the Translational and Clinical Research Centers to enhance collaboration between industry and the hospital’s world-class clinical researchers.
Working with tiny, magnetic nanoparticles, a Mass General doctor is creating a quick and accurate test for typhoid fever, a life-threatening disease that affects millions worldwide.
A Mass General researcher is developing an improved system for pain measurement that could aid in the battle against the over-prescription of opioid drugs.
Mass General researchers find that a healthy lifestyle can reduce the chances of a heart attack, even among those at high genetic risk for one.
What Mass General researchers are learning about the brains and lifestyle of seniors who haven’t lost their youthful memory may someday help all of us become “superagers” too.