Dr. Nancy Donovan's Alzheimer's research

Anxiety: An Early Indicator of Alzheimer’s Disease?

A new study suggests an association between elevated amyloid beta levels and the worsening of anxiety symptoms. The findings support the hypothesis that neuropsychiatric symptoms could represent the early manifestation of Alzheimer’s disease in older..

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Dr. Annette Kim's research brief

Testing the Accuracy of FDA-Approved and Lab-Developed Cancer Genetics Tests

Study finds that both laboratory-developed tests and FDA-approved companion diagnostics performed equally well.

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April 23, 2018
Brigham and Women's Hospital Celebrates 10 Years of Designation as a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality

For the 10th consecutive year, Brigham and Women's Hospital has been recognized as a "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality". - Read More...

April 19, 2018
3-D Human "Mini-Brains" Shed New Light on Genetic Underpinnings of Major Mental Illness

Using human stem cells, researchers create 3-D model of the brain to study a mutation tied to schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and depression - Read More...

April 11, 2018
Studies examine how hospital payments for cardiovascular care may affect patient outcomes

Researchers examine the relationship between 30-day episode spending for inpatient and post-discharge care and patient mortality following a hospital admission for heart attack - Read More...