Government & NGOs
[LESS INFO] 6 VIEWS | ADDED 07:50:17 02/12/09
[LESS INFO] 12 VIEWS | ADDED 15:54:45 01/28/09
Dr. Dale E. Bredesen from the Buck Institute for Age Research outlines many of the research and healthcare challenges facing Congress as our nation ages.
[LESS INFO] 16 VIEWS | ADDED 14:28:28 01/28/09
Amy L. McGuire, J.D., Ph.D. is an assistant professor of medicine and medical ethics with the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine. She discussed the legal and ethical issues of informed consent and confidentiality in genetic research.
[LESS INFO] 45 VIEWS | ADDED 12:28:09 01/28/09
Dr. Paul Offit of Children's Hospital of Philadelphia discusses increasing concerns about vaccine safety, and chasm between the science that exonerates vaccines as a cause of autism and other chronic disorders and the public's understanding of that science.
[LESS INFO] 6 VIEWS | ADDED 13:43:12 01/23/09
Dr. Susan Lindquist of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research/Massachusetts Institute of Technology explains what happens when proteins misfold in humans, including neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's and Huntington's disease.
[LESS INFO] 0 VIEWS | ADDED 13:01:18 01/23/09
Dr. George Daley of Children's Hospital in Boston Dr. Daley reviews what's possible, what's limiting, and what's needed in the future to advance the science of stem cells.