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Audio: 8 Reasons Why We Love Science Even More October 17, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Maria Geffen of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about sound and meaning.


How the ‘Psychological Drama’ Taught Peter Lorre How to Act October 15, 2014 | Psychology Today

Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School or Arts & Sciences writes about actor Peter Lorre.


Genetic Testing for Alzheimer’s – Without Revealing the Results October 13, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

Reed Pyeritz of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on genetic testing for diseases.


Penn Cancer Treatment Continues to Move Ahead October 16, 2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Carl June and David Porter of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about CAR therapy for cancer.


Psoriasis Tied to Raised Risk of Uncontrolled Blood Pressure October 15, 2014 | HealthDay News

Junko Takeshita of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses why psoriasis is linked to an increased risk of blood pressure.