Latest University of Massachusetts Medical School Stories
Whistleblower suit alleged hospital system charged the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for medical bills incurred by patients unable to pay by falsifying their addresses as “homeless shelter”
Postmenopausal women who use antidepressant medication or suffer from depression might be more likely to have a higher body mass index (BMI), larger waist circumference and inflammation—all associated with increased risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
A team of scientists, including faculty at the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS), have discovered a gene that influences survival time in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease).
A new genetic mutation that causes familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a fatal neurological disorder also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, has been identified by a team of scientists led by researchers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS).
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).