A multi-institutional team of researchers from across the country successfully cured X-linked Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) in canine subjects in 2012. The collaboration, boasting members from the University of Pennsylvania, University of Florida, University of Michigan, University of Massachusetts, and the National Eye Institute (NEI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has given hope to many people who see this result as a clear sign that a gene therapy for humans is not far off. 233 more words
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BOSTON (AP) — The University of Massachusetts Presidential Search Committee will hold its second meeting Tuesday to discuss the next steps in the search process. 103 more words
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. — One of four men charged with gang-raping a University of Massachusetts student has testified that the sex was consensual.
Twenty-one-year-old Emmanuel Bile Jr. 104 more words