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The Making of Medicine


John Lukens in his lab
Leading the Way on Alzheimer’s

Our John Lukens, PhD, will serve as the inaugural director of the Harrison Family Translational Research Center in Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases.

Portrait of John Herr
A Late Scientist’s Legacy

Years after his death, some of John Herr's final work could lead to new treatments for breast cancer, melanoma and other solid tumors.

Dr. Steven Zeichner in his lab
‘Abzymes’ May Cause Long COVID

Antibodies that act like enzymes may be causing persistent problems for people with long COVID, new research suggests. We may be able to target these "abzymes" to develop better treatments.