Leptin and the Biologic Basis of Obesity

Leptin and the Biologic Basis of Obesity

Dr. Friedman from the Rockefeller University briefs the Congressional Biomedical Research Caucus on “Leptin and the Biologic Basis of Obesity.” The real cause of obesity—it’s not gluttony—is genetics, or so

Stem Cells in Gene Therapy

Stem Cells in Gene Therapy

Watch Dr. John Tisdale of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases at the National Institutes of Health brief the Congressional Biomedical Research Caucus on Stem Cells

The Mammography Controversy Redux

The Mammography Controversy Redux

Watch Dr. Ann Partridge from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA, brief the Congressional Biomedical Research Caucus on The Mammography Controversy Redux. On November 16, 2009, the U.S. Preventive