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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Fenstermaker of Roswell Park discusses tumor vaccinefive years before it's ready to go out for general use," he explained. The Dan
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 hours ago
five years before it's ready to go out for general use," he explained. The Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Beth Israel Deconess Medical Center have joined in the study that continues to be led by... Read more
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Market Watch
A provocative new analysis suggests you don’t have to take all your antibiotics after allsuch as not to skip a dose — a big risk factor for antibiotic resistance, Farha
Market Watch / Posted 20 hours ago
such as not to skip a dose — a big risk factor for antibiotic resistance, Farhat, who is also an assistant physician at Massachusetts General Hospital, said. And if patients don’t finish a course of antibiotics? “Then they will have antibiotics... Read more
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CNET
Try this meditation tech to fight tech stress. Seriously.says. Dr. John Denninger, a psychiatrist and director of research at the Benso
CNET / Posted yesterday
says. Dr. John Denninger, a psychiatrist and director of research at the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, sees both pros and cons to mobile apps and gadgets. "If [high-tech devices] get people who... Read more
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Newsmax
Yoga Helps Back Pain Among Veteransis the leading cause of lost productivity and the second most common cause for
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
is the leading cause of lost productivity and the second most common cause for physician visits. A study from Boston's Massachusetts General Hospital found that patients who received relaxation response training, such as yoga, reduced their... Read more
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FOX News
Does running really harden your arteries?type. So what message, in practical terms, should we take from this? The accom
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
type. So what message, in practical terms, should we take from this? The accompanying editorial is by Aaron Baggish, of Massachusetts General Hospital, and Ben Levine, of the University of Texas Southwestern—both leading researchers in this area... Read more
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Daily Mail
DARPA reveal project to develop gene editing systemThe team also plans to screen the effectiveness of natural and synthetic drugs
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
The team also plans to screen the effectiveness of natural and synthetic drugs to inhibit gene editing activity. Massachusetts General Hospital: A team led by Dr Keith Joung aims to develop novel, highly sensitive methods to control and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Wisdom teeth: Should they stay or go?ranging from removal to regular monitoring. That can be a complicated discussi
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
ranging from removal to regular monitoring. That can be a complicated discussion, says Thomas Dodson, an oral surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. He says that while one in three wisdom teeth seen by oral surgeons is disease-free,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tai Chi reduces the risk of deadly falls by 43%at 10 randomised controlled trials of nearly 3,000 people in Tai Chi. Taking p
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
at 10 randomised controlled trials of nearly 3,000 people in Tai Chi. Taking part in Tai Chi could combat depression, Massachusetts General Hospital research claimed in May. Attending classes in the Chinese martial art for 12 weeks... Read more
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Boston Globe
CAR-T cancer treatment provides hope, but still faces hurdlesto their targets. The way forward may hinge on reinforcements, said Dr. Marcel
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
to their targets. The way forward may hinge on reinforcements, said Dr. Marcela Maus, head of cellular immunotherapy at Massachusetts General Hospital. In a small study pitting CAR-T against the aggressive brain cancer glioblastoma, Maus and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Medford child falls out third-floor windowMEDFORD — A small child fell out a third floor window at an apartment building
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
MEDFORD — A small child fell out a third floor window at an apartment building late Saturday afternoon and was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital, police said. The child, who was four years old, was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital for... Read more
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asianage
More protein for better muscles is reality, but up to a pointresults might not apply to people who don’t do resistance training at least twi
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
results might not apply to people who don’t do resistance training at least twice a week, said Dr. Mingyang Song of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. Adding protein also isn’t risk-free, Song said by... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
More protein for muscle growth effective only till a pointresults might not apply to people who don’t do resistance training at least twi
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
results might not apply to people who don’t do resistance training at least twice a week, said Dr. Mingyang Song of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. Adding protein also isn’t risk-free, Song said by... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Official: Cohasset home where man fell into hole is being used illegallyto the cesspool as an abandoned well. The man, who lives at the house, was inj
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
to the cesspool as an abandoned well. The man, who lives at the house, was injured and flown by medical helicopter to Massachusetts General Hospital. As of Friday morning, the man was back home recovering from his injuries, Cohasset Building... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Want better muscles? More protein may help . . . up to a pointresults might not apply to people who don’t do resistance training at least twi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
results might not apply to people who don’t do resistance training at least twice a week, said Dr. Mingyang Song of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. Adding protein also isn’t risk-free, Song said by... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Official: Cohasset home where man fell into hole being used illegallyto the cesspool as an abandoned well. The man, who lives at the house, was inj
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
to the cesspool as an abandoned well. The man, who lives at the house, was injured and flown by medical helicopter to Massachusetts General Hospital. As of Friday morning, the man was back home recovering from his injuries, Cohasset Building... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Brockton family gears up for 3rd memorial golf tournamentmonths before her graduation. She had battled Cystic Fibrosis for years, and d
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
months before her graduation. She had battled Cystic Fibrosis for years, and died awaiting a multi-organ transplant at Massachusetts General Hospital. Two years after Lindsay’s death, Curtin and her husband started the Lindsay A. Curtin... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Nipple-sparing mastectomy has same cancer recurrence rates as standard surgeryis when most recurrences are found—recurrence rates of breast cancer are low.Th
Bel Marra Health / Posted 7 days ago
is when most recurrences are found—recurrence rates of breast cancer are low.The study took place at the Breast Program at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. The researchers who participated in the study say that their research features some... Read more
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The Inquirer and Mirror
Online Only: Hospital calling attention to women's healthway,” Graziadei said. Having set up similar programs in Boston hospitals, this
The Inquirer and Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
way,” Graziadei said. Having set up similar programs in Boston hospitals, this Nantucket program includes clinicians from Massachusetts General Hospital speaking about heart health, intimacy and meditation. Heart health is an especially critical... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman hurt in North End chimney collapse has long road to recovery, family sayshas lost feeling in her arms and legs and remains hospitalized, according to he
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
has lost feeling in her arms and legs and remains hospitalized, according to her family. Erin Field, 21, is currently in Massachusetts General Hospital’s intensive care unit recovering from the injuries she suffered when the chimney gave way... Read more
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CBS News
Traveling to Europe? Protect yourself from this preventable diseaseindividuals will become ill with measles if they're exposed," Emily Hyle, M.D.,
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
individuals will become ill with measles if they're exposed," Emily Hyle, M.D., an infectious disease physician at Massachusetts General Hospital and lead author of that study, told CBS News in May when it was published. "And that exposure... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman hurt in North End chimney collapse has long road to recovery, family sayshas lost feeling in her arms and legs and remains hospitalized, according to he
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
has lost feeling in her arms and legs and remains hospitalized, according to her family. Erin Field, 21, is currently in Massachusetts General Hospital’s intensive care unit recovering from the injuries she suffered when the chimney gave way... Read more
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Newsmax
Heartburn Drugs Don't Cause Dementia: Harvard Studydementia, to death," said study author Andrew T. Chan, M.D., an expert of the A
Newsmax / Posted 8 days ago
dementia, to death," said study author Andrew T. Chan, M.D., an expert of the American Gastroenterological Association from Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston. "Our new research should provide some reassurance to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study finds no convincing evidence to support link between PPI use and dementia riskto death," said study author Andrew T. Chan, MD, MPH, an expert of the American
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
to death," said study author Andrew T. Chan, MD, MPH, an expert of the American Gastroenterological Association from Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston. "Our new research should provide some reassurance to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists create new probe for imaging proteins involved in fibrogenesisby cross-linking, to create more rigid and tight structures. To monitor this pr
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
by cross-linking, to create more rigid and tight structures. To monitor this process, Peter Caravan and collaborators from Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, USA, sought a molecular probe that could specifically recognize... Read more
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Business Wire
FUJIFILM Corporation veröffentlicht Ergebnisse der klinischen Phase-II-Studie von „T-817MA“ bei Patienten mit Alzheimer-Krankheit in den USAF. Kennedy, Professor für Neurologie an der Harvard Medical School und Stellver
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
F. Kennedy, Professor für Neurologie an der Harvard Medical School und Stellvertretender Vorsitzender für Neurologie am Massachusetts General Hospital, enthüllte, dass T-817MA auf Mikroglia*2 wirkt, die ein Risikogen für Alzheimer haben, und den... Read more
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Business Wire
FUJIFILM Corporation annonce les résultats de l'essai clinique de phase II portant sur le « T-817MA », chez des patients atteints de la maladie d'Alzheimer aux États-UnisP. et Rose F. Kennedy, professeur de neurologie à la Harvard Medical School, et
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
P. et Rose F. Kennedy, professeur de neurologie à la Harvard Medical School, et vice-présidente du service de neurologie du Massachusetts General Hospital, a révélé que le T-817MA agissait sur la microglie*2 qui présente un gène de risque de maladie... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Man falls 12 feet down abandoned well in Cohassetfrom the well. He was taken by ambulance to an awaiting medical helicopter at
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 9 days ago
from the well. He was taken by ambulance to an awaiting medical helicopter at nearby Milliken Field. He was then flown to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. His injuries are believed to be non-life threatening. The hole, which was about... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cohasset man rescued after falling 20 feet into an open wellpumping fresh air into the hole for rescuers and the victim. pic.twitter.com/on
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
pumping fresh air into the hole for rescuers and the victim. pic.twitter.com/onCdivp2uR The unidentified man was flown to Massachusetts General Hospital to be treated for his injuries, Cohasset police tweeted. The extent of his injuries were... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New antibiotic-releasing polymer may simplify treatment of prosthetic joint infectionA team of Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators has developed an a
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
A team of Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators has developed an antibiotic-releasing polymer that may greatly simplify the treatment of prosthetic joint infection. In their recent report published in Nature Biomedical Engineering, the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Errors delay US News & World Report’s annual hospital rankingfive hospitals, only one, Mayo Clinic, was given a five-star rating by the gove
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
five hospitals, only one, Mayo Clinic, was given a five-star rating by the government agency. The rest — Cleveland Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital, UCLA Medical Center, and Johns Hopkins — were not even in Medicare and Medicaid Services’ top... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dr. Donald S. Kaufman, oncologist and physician at Mass. General, dies at 82at that point and a decision should be made about what should be done next.” D
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
at that point and a decision should be made about what should be done next.” Dr. Kaufman, an oncologist and physician at Massachusetts General Hospital for more than 40 years, died at his Newton home on May 27 due to residual complications from... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study finds low rate of breast cancer recurrence after nipple-sparing mastectomysaid principal investigator Barbara L. Smith, MD, PhD, FACS, a surgical oncolog
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
said principal investigator Barbara L. Smith, MD, PhD, FACS, a surgical oncologist and director of the Breast Program at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, where the study took place. "More women are requesting NSM because of the superior... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Kerry's surgeon to accompany him to US for leg treatmentin keeping with standard practice." Kerry's precise travel plans were not anno
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
in keeping with standard practice." Kerry's precise travel plans were not announced, but he will receive further care at Massachusetts General Hospital once he returns home. Kerry had hip replacement surgery several years ago. Kerry was taken by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Daily crossword can keep your brain 10 years youngerthe suspected underlying cause - a build-up of protein deposits on the brain.
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
the suspected underlying cause - a build-up of protein deposits on the brain. Researchers from Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital studied 186 people with an average age of 74. Dr Keith A Johnson, one of the study’s authors... Read more
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Boston Herald
Vietnam veterans have their day at Fenwayout of Barnes Air National Guard Base in Westfield buzzed the stadium. Baker,
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
out of Barnes Air National Guard Base in Westfield buzzed the stadium. Baker, who applauded the work that the Red Sox and Massachusetts General Hospital do for veterans through Home Base, spoke with veterans before the game. “I said to every one... Read more
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Boston Globe
Home Base program expands to include veterans of Vietnam Warfor Vietnam veterans in attendance, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the V
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
for Vietnam veterans in attendance, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation/Massachusetts General Hospital program that works to heal the trauma many service members experience when they return home,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Kalter: Doctors assail Netflix movie on anorexiaShe’s miserable. She’s suffering,” said Dr. Gene Beresin, executive director of
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
She’s miserable. She’s suffering,” said Dr. Gene Beresin, executive director of the Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds at Massachusetts General Hospital. “It glamorizes it a lot, as something that is a red badge of courage — the ability to resist... Read more
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The Columbian
Catholic Church says no to gluten-free communion, and here’s whyfor Celiac Research at the University of Maryland and is now director of the Ce
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
for Celiac Research at the University of Maryland and is now director of the Center for Celiac Research and Treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, said that one of the Benedictine Sisters’ low-gluten wafers contained such low... Read more
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Boston Herald
Kalter: Doctor assails Netflix movie on anorexiaShe’s miserable. She’s suffering,” said Dr. Gene Beresin, executive director of
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
She’s miserable. She’s suffering,” said Dr. Gene Beresin, executive director of the Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds at Massachusetts General Hospital. “It glamorizes it a lot, as something that is a red badge of courage — the ability to resist... Read more
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Boston Globe
Home Base Program will start helping Vietnam veteransand Afghanistan veterans for PTSD and other unseen injuries, the private partne
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
and Afghanistan veterans for PTSD and other unseen injuries, the private partnership between the Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital is poised to extend treatment to those who served in Vietnam and their families. Forget... Read more
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Philly.com
What we know about new Vanguard CEO Tim Buckleyin medicine like his mother, a nurse, and his father, a high-profile physician
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
in medicine like his mother, a nurse, and his father, a high-profile physician who headed the cardiac surgical unit at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He rowed crew in college and is an avid bicyclist, as is his predecessor, McNabb.... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
What happens when automation comes for highly paid doctorsis going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
is going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology computing and information sciences at Massachusetts General Hospital. "Every month there's going to be a new algorithm that we're going to use and integrate into... Read more
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News 8000
What happens when automation comes for highly paid doctorsis going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology
News 8000 / Posted 13 days ago
is going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology computing and information sciences at Massachusetts General Hospital. "Every month there's going to be a new algorithm that we're going to use and integrate into... Read more
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KECI Missoula
What happens when automation comes for highly paid doctorsis going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 days ago
is going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology computing and information sciences at Massachusetts General Hospital. "Every month there's going to be a new algorithm that we're going to use and integrate into... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
What happens when automation comes for highly paid doctorsis going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
is going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology computing and information sciences at Massachusetts General Hospital. "Every month there's going to be a new algorithm that we're going to use and integrate into... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
What happens when automation comes for highly paid doctorsis going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
is going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology computing and information sciences at Massachusetts General Hospital. "Every month there's going to be a new algorithm that we're going to use and integrate into... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
What happens when automation comes for highly paid doctorsis going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
is going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology computing and information sciences at Massachusetts General Hospital. "Every month there's going to be a new algorithm that we're going to use and integrate into... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
What happens when automation comes for highly paid doctorsis going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 days ago
is going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology computing and information sciences at Massachusetts General Hospital. "Every month there's going to be a new algorithm that we're going to use and integrate into... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
What happens when automation comes for highly paid doctorsis going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 14 days ago
is going to be transformational," said Keith Dreyer, vice chairman of radiology computing and information sciences at Massachusetts General Hospital. "Every month there's going to be a new algorithm that we're going to use and integrate into... Read more
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express
Suffer with severe headaches? You may soon be able to PREDICT your next migraine attackStress from daily hassles could predict likelihood of a migraine the following
express / Posted 14 days ago
Stress from daily hassles could predict likelihood of a migraine the following day Dr Tim Houle, lead author from Massachusetts General Hospital, said: “We know that certain people are at greater risk of having an attack over other people,... Read more
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