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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May 18, 2018
Downward-Facing Mouse: Stretching Reduces Tumor Growth in Mouse Model of Breast Cancer

Study finds reduced tumor size, improved immune response and inflammation resolution compared to mice that didn't stretch  Read More...

May 17, 2018
New Era for Blood Transfusions through Genome Sequencing

Whole genome sequencing makes it possible to type hundreds of important blood type differences, enabling more precise matching for future blood transfusions  Read More...

May 16, 2018
How the Gut Influences Neurologic Disease

Researchers at BWH's Ann Romney Center for Neurologic Diseases are identifying the key players involved in the gut-brain connection and their role in disease progression  Read More...