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  • Inflammation may play a key role in the development of hypertension
    April 10, 2024 by Angela Ferrante
    In a recent study published in the American Heart Association (AHA) journal Hypertension, scientists from the Larner College of Medicine, including Timothy Plante, M.D., M.H.S., Russell Tracy, Ph.D., Debora Kamin Mukaz, Ph.D., M.S., Mary Cushman, M.D., M.Sc., and Neil Zakai, M.D., M.Sc., explored the intricate relationship between specific inflammatory biomarkers and hypertension—with some surprising results.
  • Freeman Talks TBI with WCAX
    April 10, 2024 by Lucy Gardner Carson
    (APRIL 10, 2024) Kalev Freeman, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of emergency medicine and pharmacology, discussed traumatic brain injury, or TBI, in a WCAX-TV interview.
    Read full story at WCAX-TV
  • NBC5 Reports on ‘Another Run at Glory’ for Ravichandran in Boston Marathon
    April 10, 2024 by Lucy Gardner Carson
    (APRIL 10, 2024) Kae Ravichandran, Larner Class of 2025, spoke with NBC5 about gearing up for another run at glory in this year’s Boston Marathon on April 15. Ravichandran won last year with a time of 2:39:06—in the race’s first-ever nonbinary division.
    Read full story at NBC5
  • Richard L. Page, M.D., Elected to AAMC Council of Deans
    April 5, 2024 by Angela Ferrante
    Richard L. Page, M.D., dean of the Robert Larner, M.D., College of Medicine, has been elected to the administrative board of the Council of Deans (COD) by the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC).
  • Klumpers Comments on Terpene + THC Research in SFGATE Article
    April 5, 2024 by Lucy Gardner Carson
    (APRIL 5, 2024) Linda Klumpers, Ph.D., M.Sc., research assistant professor of pharmacology, commented in an SFGATE article about the first clinical evidence that terpenes can change the effects of THC.
    Read full story at SFGATE

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