Blood test spots Alzheimer’s early with 94% accuracy

An Alzheimer's blood test could also help scientists "more efficiently enroll participants in clinical trials, which will help us find treatments faster."

Tamara Bhandari-Washington University • futurity
Aug. 2, 2019 ~7 min

Three years after undergoing gene therapy, his ‘last shot’ hit the target

Three years after undergoing gene therapy at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center to treat a life-threatening immune disorder, an Ohio college student is no longer thinking about his own “last shot” for health, but rather about medical school and “giving back.”

Alvin Powell • harvard
Feb. 21, 2019 ~17 min

VITAL researcher JoAnn Manson outlines findings on vitamin D, omega-3

Medical School professor and VITAL lead researcher JoAnn Manson details results from a large probe of vitamin D and omega-3 as possible disease fighters.

Alvin Powell • harvard
Nov. 27, 2018 ~9 min