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While paving crews spruced up Bay State Road on July 22, only pedestrians and bicycle traffic were allowed. Photo by Cydney Scott

Video:Special Report

Marlene Oscar Berman, Susan Mosher Ruiz, Boston University School of Medicine, neurobiology, neurology, neuroscience, alcoholism effects on the human brain, how alcohol effects the brain, alcoholism and gender View Series

The Addiction Puzzle, Part 4: Why Alcoholics’ Gender Matters

By correlating subjects’ brain scans with their drinking histories, MED's Marlene Oscar Berman has discovered what appear to be compelling, complex neurological differences in the brains of alcoholic men and those of alcoholic women.

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BU Takes On Cancer

BU Today presents “BU Takes On Cancer,” a five-part series examining the many ways BU researchers are working to demystify, treat, and prevent cancer.

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