Harvard to create “Institute of Translational Immunology”

The Crimson reports that Harvard Med is expanding its immunology program.  More on the program:  This committee will be accompanied by the newly-created Division of Immunology within the restructured Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology. The final tier of the initiative is the Harvard Institute of Translational Immunology (HITI), which will take a multidisciplinary approach to … Continue reading Harvard to create “Institute of Translational Immunology”

Beth Israel, like other Boston hospitals, sees promise in personalized medicine

Update 10? 21: This Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center program  got a plug at the Connected Health meeting last week from Kevin Davies, editor Bio-IT World and author of  The $1,000 Genome: The Revolution in DNA Sequencing  and the New Era of Personalized. Davies said it will help make genome sequencing a useful tool for diagnosis and treatment. Noting … Continue reading Beth Israel, like other Boston hospitals, sees promise in personalized medicine