April 2015

Innovator Profile: Innovation's Building Blocks

April 1, 2015

A profile of Charles Serhan, PhD, DSc, a mastermind behind the inflammation pro-resolving therapies known as resolvins and the specialized pro-resolving mediators (SPM). Charles Serhan, PhD, DSc, a mastermind behind the inflammation pro-resolving therapies known as resolvins and the specialized pro-resolving mediators (SPM), is no stranger to the celebrity side of science. Coming of age…

Spinoff Profile: Raze Therapeutics

April 1, 2015

A look at the promising oncology therapeutics under exploration by Partners HealthCare spin-off, Raze Therapeutics. A new approach to treating certain cancers may lie in an often-overlooked corner of amino acid metabolism, according to the science behind a new Partners spinoff. Promising oncology therapeutics under exploration by Raze Therapeutics aim to dismantle a metabolic pathway…

Steering Pathology Into the Future

April 1, 2015

John Gilbertson, MD and other pathology innovators predict that patients and physicians will soon benefit from virtual health forecasts generated using the vast amounts of information reported in their medical records. When informaticist John Gilbertson, MD, thinks about the future of pathology, he likes to relate it to the old weather instruments he once uncovered…