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James Naples headshot.

Five Questions with James Naples

November 29, 2022 | BIDMC otolaryngologist aims to untangle dizziness in Five Senses pilot research.

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Interior of an office.

PFAS Levels Lower in Buildings with Healthier Furnishings

November 22, 2022 | New research sheds light on need for healthier furnishings in buildings.

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Zheng-Yi Chen headshot.

Five Questions with Zheng-Yi Chen

October 28, 2022 | Five Senses pilot funding bridges key translational gap in regenerative approach to hearing loss.

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Drawing of a tongue, hand, eye, nose and ear to represent the five senses.

Senses and Sensibility: Experiencing the World Around Us

September 6, 2022 | Ten investigators awarded pilot funding for projects focused on the senses.

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Joseph Allen playing guitar with his daughter.

Five Questions with Joseph Allen

August 24, 2022 | Hormone disrupters in the office: Pilot funding advances healthy-building science.

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David Cantonwine, PhD, MPH

Five Questions with David Cantonwine

August 2, 2022 | Pilot funding aims to screen pregnant women for environmental toxins.

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Anna Young, PhD.

Five Questions with Anna Young

June 22, 2022 | Pilot funding awardee analyzes wristbands to identify hormone-disrupting chemicals in offices.

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Qi Sun with his daughter.

Five Questions with Qi Sun

May 12, 2022 | ‘Forever chemicals’ and heart disease: Pilot funding awardee tackles PFAS.

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