Susan A. Slaugenhaupt, PhD, is exploring how her research on familial dysautonomia, a rare disease, might provide important insights about other disorders.
Basic science and creative research benefit from the MGH Research Scholars Program, says Jack Szostak, PhD, a renowned MGH scientist and Nobel Laureate.
Raul Mostoslavsky, MD, PhD, and his Mass General team have identified a protein that puts the brakes on cancer cell growth by regulating certain genes.
Sekar Kathiresan, MD, is determined to better understand the genes linked to heart attacks and how they contribute to the development of heart disease.
A Mass General neurologist is collaborating with colleagues in Ghana on a program designed to make it easier and faster for patients from remote areas to get the specialty medical care they need.
Mass General researchers have created a new generation of brain mapping images that promises to open the door to understanding and treating brain disorders.
Sue Cummings, MS, RD, a registered dietitian at the MGH Weight Center, offers her advice for developing heart-healthy eating habits.
A patient’s experience is about more than her relationship with a doctor and a successful treatment. It includes everything from how easy it is to book an appointment to how many times she has to answer questions about her medical history.
Thoralf M. Sundt, MD, is director of the Corrigan Minehan Heart Center and chief of Cardiac Surgery. He sat down with the MGH Fund to discuss some exciting advances in Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery.
After undergoing a dozen surgeries resulting from a tragic accident, Francis D’Angelo made his way to Mass General. He was treated at the Institute for Heart, Vascular and Stroke Care, where his life was saved by an uncommon vascular procedure.