ALS at U. Massachusetts Medical School

Lou Gehrig brought awareness to ALS with his closely tracked decline in power hitting, from batting for home runs to singles.

Research in Neurology

The Neurology Department at the University of Massachusetts Medical School has renewed its commitment to expand and invigorate research in Neurology throughout central Massachusetts and New England

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UMass Medical School works in conjunction with our clinical partner, UMass Memorial Medical Center. For important service and treatment information, please see their website.

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UMMS researchers make ‘startling’ discovery that a Salmonella protein reduces drug resistance in tumors

UMMS researchers make ‘startling’ discovery that a Salmonella protein reduces drug resistance in tumors

Scientists at UMass Medical School have found that the Salmonella protein SipA naturally reduces a well-known drug-resistant molecule found in many different types of cancer cells. They collaborated to deploy a SipA ‘nanobug’ that rendered tumors ‘almost undetectable.’

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