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Audio: Crowdsourcing Cures Hidden in Our DNA September 18, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Dan Rader of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the Resilience Project.

Why I Hope to Die at 75 September 17, 2014 | The Atlantic

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School explains his desired lifespan.

Video: Health: Local Doctors Discover New Way to Light Up Hard to Find Cancer September 17, 2014 | CBS3 (Philadelphia)

The Perelman School of Medicine’s Sunil Singhal comments on studying how to make tumors glow in order to find cancer.

Preventing Cancer Through Good Food and Exercise September 16, 2014 | Atlantic

Timothy Rebbeck of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the increase in cancers associated with obesity.

Risks of Twins, Triplets May Prompt IVF Patients to Opt for Singletons September 16, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

Research from the Perelman School of Medicine’s Pooja Mehta and Mark Pauly of the Wharton School is cited.