A Family Takes on ALS

A Family Takes on ALS

A husband-wife team fights back against ALS with an impassioned commitment to activism, research and each other.

Specialist Brings Hope to Boy with Genetic Disorder

Specialist Brings Hope to Boy with Genetic Disorder

Wracked by up to 60 seizures a day because of a rare condition called Dup15q, a Virginia boy faced a grim and isolated future until a Mass General specialist stepped in.

Itching Questions

Itching Questions

Mass General researchers want to know what triggers our scratching and how we can make it stop.

John Hancock Marathon Partnership Marks 20 Years

John Hancock Marathon Partnership Marks 20 Years

John Hancock’s strong support of the Mass General Boston Marathon Teams generates much needed funding for key programs that help children, families and the entire community.

Artificial Intelligence Expert Sees Healthcare Impact

Artificial Intelligence Expert Sees Healthcare Impact

Keith J. Dreyer, DO, PhD, says artificial intelligence and machine learning will impact health care as profoundly as the discovery of the microscope.

Family’s Generosity Enhances Cancer Care for Kids

Family’s Generosity Enhances Cancer Care for Kids

The Catherine Pappas & Family Fundraising Challenge aims to inspire others to help create a permanent endowment to keep the Child Life Services program going indefinitely.

Clinical Research: New Center Builds Biotech Links

Clinical Research: New Center Builds Biotech Links

Mass General opens the Translational and Clinical Research Centers to enhance collaboration between industry and the hospital’s world-class clinical researchers.

Doctor Seeks High-Tech Test for Typhoid Fever

Doctor Seeks High-Tech Test for Typhoid Fever

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.

Read more about how Mass General is leading the way in educating care providers, improving the health of local and distant communities and establishing best practices and health policy.