July 1, 2013
The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, a participant in the 2013 Aspen Ideas Festival, is at the forefront of precision medicine, creating predictive disease models from genetic data and personalizing treatments, often offering hope where there currently is none.
Role of Polyphenols in Cognitive Performance and Prevention of Age-Related Neurodegenerative Disorders
November 18, 2014
In a recent study published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, Dr. Giulio Maria Pasinetti, from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, discovered that certain cocoa extracts, which are rich in polyphenol content, prevent and can possibly revert the aggregation of beta-amyloid, among other benefits.
A Treatment for Every Headache
November 2, 2012
There are thousands of types of headaches and they affect everyone differently. At the Mount Sinai Center for Headache and Pain Medicine, Mark Green, MD, and Kathleen Mullin, MD, tailor each treatment plan to each patient.
Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery to treat Parkinson's Disease
April 18, 2013
Watch how Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery (DBS) completely transforms Michael Toscano's Parkinson's Disease. Michael is a retired New York City Police Officer and was diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease in 1997 at only 34 years old.
June 19, 2013
At the Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology, we are integrating the digital universe of information so that our medical care can be more precise, predictive, and preventative - helping our patients maintain optimal health and well-being throughout life.