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About Brigham and Women's HospitalBrigham and Women's Hospital is home for one of the most powerful Biomedical Research Institutes in the world. Over 500 scientists and $240 million in research grants are committed to bringing the latest advances in medical care and basic science to the BWH.
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IBM Watson Health Invests in Research Collaborations with Leading Medical Centers to Advance the Application of AI to Health
Initial projects focus on practical application of AI to improve care, enhance health team workflow, and better understand human-machine interactions
The idea of swallowing a needle seems like a very bad idea. But a research team at MIT has developed a capsule about the size of a blueberry that holds a tiny needle that, after being swallowed, injects insulin into the stomach.
Cancer Research UK, a cancer research and awareness charity in the United Kingdom and Isle of Man, recently announced its latest Grand Challenge winners. This cancer research grant awards a series of £20 million wards to international, multidisciplinary teams that focus on unique and new approach...
12/28/2018As we look back over the year, we noticed some stories just grabbed readers more than others. Here’s a look at the top 10 stories of the year, including job cuts, best-selling drugs, up-and-coming companies,scandals, clinical trials, and more.
In writing literally hundreds of stories this year, two BioSpace writers, Alex Keown and Mark Terry, found certain stories particularly intriguing or impactful. Some of those were such big topics that they were covered over a series of stories. Looking back at 2018, here are their Top 10.
Yet another company has launched to develop liquid biopsies. Founded and headed by Omid Farokhzad, formerly a professor at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Seer is based in San Francisco.
Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital are leading the call to remove the papers from the lab of Dr. Piero Anversa, a pioneer in the field of cardiac research.
November 16 Research Roundup: Obesity and Pancreatic Cancer, the Mighty Mitochondria, and Weightl...
11/16/2018There are plenty of great scientific research stories out this week. Here’s a look at just a few of them.
NHLBI Halts Heart Failure Study After Retracted Papers Raise Concern Over Controversial Stem Cell...
10/30/2018In the wake of a significant number of journal articles being retracted due to falsified data, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health, is halting a clinical trial that is testing an experimental stem cell therapy for heart patients.
Navigation Sciences Acquires Exclusive Rights to Novel Technology for Minimally-Invasive, Lung Cancer and Other Soft Tissue Procedures
Image guided, Intra-operative imaging, has potential to improve patient outcomes, increase operating room efficiency and surgical precision
Another scientific paper has been retracted by the New England Journal of Medicine. The noted journal said it retracted a paper on evidence of human lung stem cells following an investigation that revealed images used in the article had been manipulated.
Aetion Partners with Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School's REPEAT Program to Strengthen Real-World Data Analytics
Aetion today announced that Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) and Harvard Medical School (HMS) selected the Aetion Evidence PlatformTM to support their work on the REPEAT program.
NuMedii Announces Strategic Research Collaboration with Two Leading Academic Research Institutions Utilizing Single-Cell Sequencing to Identify Precision Therapeutics for IPF
NuMedii, Inc., today announced the formation of a strategic research collaboration with Yale School of Medicine and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Aetion Announces Partnership with the U.S. Food & Drug Administration and Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School to Integrate Real-World Evidence into Regulatory Decision-Making
Aetion Evidence Platform aims to replicate 30 published randomized clinical trials with real-world data analyses
Plenty of exciting news in the research world. Here’s a look at some of the top stories.
Wireless Power Can Drive Tiny Electronic Devices In The GI Tract, Brigham and Women's Hospital Reveals
New "Aspirin-Guide" App For Clinicians Helps Personalize Decisions About Aspirin Use, Brigham and Women's Hospital Study
4 Reasons Why Women With Heart Disease Are Less Likely To Be Prescribed Statins Than Men, Brigham and Women's Hospital Study