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Matthew Disney grew up in a large family in Baltimore in the 1980s. While his mother worked nights, Disney and his younger brother often tagged along with their father in these pre-Internet days on calls to fix the microfilm machines used to view important records at hospitals, banks, and other places of business. 527 more words
An innovator, Robert Kasirer possesses a strong interest in medical research. Robert Kasirer supports organizations, such as the Institute on Aging, that share the same passion. 158 more words
False-colored scanning electron micrograph of myelinated nerve fibers.
Scientists from Harvard Medical School have identified a key instigator of nerve cell damage in people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, a progressive and incurable neurodegenerative disorder. 898 more words