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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

Charles Safran, MD Wins Morris F. Collen Award of Excellence in Medical Informatics

BOSTON – Charles Safran, MD, FACMI, Chief of the Division of Clinical Informatics at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), has received the American College of Medical Informatics’ 2014 Morris F. Collen Award in recognition of his...
20-Nov-2014 4:00 PM EST

Antiangiogenic Treatment Improves Survival Rates in Animal Model of Ovarian Cancer

Treatment with 3TSR antiangiogenic agent is shown to regress tumors and improve effectiveness of chemotherapy in an animal model of ovarian cancer.
20-Nov-2014 12:00 PM EST

Researchers Show microRNA Silencing Is a Successful New Model for Cancer Therapeutics

By exploiting a unique feature of the tumor microenvironment, scientists identify a novel delivery platform that leads to the inhibition of microRNA activity -- and the control of cancer growth
17-Nov-2014 12:00 PM EST

Scientists Identify a Role for Carbon Monoxide in Battling Bacterial Infections

New findings support the possibility that, in the future, small, non-toxic doses of carbon monoxide could be used therapeutically to provide the immune system with an infection-fighting advantage.
11-Nov-2014 8:00 AM EST

BIDMC's Bruce Furie, MD, Honored as Distinguished Scientist by American Heart Association

Bruce Furie, MD, Chief of the Division of Hemostasis and Thrombosis at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) has been named a 2014 Distinguished Scientist by the American Heart Association.
7-Nov-2014 11:00 AM EST

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