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Analysis Rejects Linkage Between Testosterone Therapy And Cardiovascular Risk

Fears of a link between testosterone replacement therapy and cardiovascular risk are misplaced, according to a review published in this month’s Mayo Clinic Proceedings. The therapy has come under widespread scrutiny in recent months, including by...
26-Jan-2015 8:00 AM EST

BIDMC Receives Commonwealth Fund Grant to Develop OurNotes

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) has received a $450,000 grant from The Commonwealth Fund to develop OurNotes, an initiative to promote active patient engagement in health and illness that invites patients to contribute to their own...
22-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST

Vaccine-Induced CD4 T Cells Lead to Adverse Effect in a Mouse Model of Infection

A study led by investigators at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center has found that a vaccine that elicits only CD4 T cells resulted in an overwhelming inflammatory response in a mouse model of infection.
14-Jan-2015 1:00 PM EST

BIDMC Study Suggests Worsening Trends in Headache Management

BOSTON – Each year more than 12 million Americans visit their doctors complaining of headaches, which result in lost productivity and costs of upward of $31 billion annually. A new study by researchers from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center...
5-Jan-2015 3:00 PM EST

Epigenomics Analysis Reveals Surprising New Clues to Insulin Resistance

In studying the cellular structure and function of insulin, a research team led by investigators at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) has uncovered previously unknown steps in the development of insulin resistance, a hallmark of type 2...
5-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST

BIDMC Receives $100,000 to Support Pancreatic Cancer Research

The Institute for Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) led by A. James Moser, MD, FACS, will benefit from a $100,000 grant from the Alliance of Families Fighting Pancreatic Cancer (AFFPC).
8-Dec-2014 10:00 AM EST

BIDMC's Ramy Arnaout Receives American Heart Association Grant as Part of Cardiovascular Genome-Phenome Study

Project will focus on antibody repertoires and B cell diversity to better understand the role of the immune system in cardiovascular disease
4-Dec-2014 3:00 PM EST

BIDMC's George Tsokos, MD, Honored by Lupus Foundation and the American College of Rheumatology

George Tsokos, MD, Chief of Rheumatology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and a national leader in the field of lupus research was honored by both the Lupus Foundation and the American College of Rheumatology with two awards presented at the...
21-Nov-2014 12:00 PM EST

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