Jerome Groopman

Jerome Groopman is the Recanati Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Chief of Experimental Medicine at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and a staff writer at The New Yorker. He is the coauthor, with Pamela Hartzband, of Your Medical Mind: How to Decide What Is Right for You.
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Killer T cells—part of the body’s immune system—surrounding a cancer cell

The Body Strikes Back

An Elegant Defense: The Extraordinary New Science of the Immune System: A Tale in Four Lives

by Matt Richtel

The Beautiful Cure: The Revolution in Immunology and What It Means for Your Health

by Daniel M. Davis

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How Memory Speaks

When we reflect on the manifold manifestations of memory, the mundane becomes marvelous.

I Forgot to Remember: A Memoir of Amnesia

by Su Meck, with Daniel de Visé

Memory: From Mind to Molecules

by Larry R. Squire and Eric R. Kandel

Madness and Memory: The Discovery of Prions—A New Biological Principle of Disease

by Stanley B. Prusiner, MD

The Alzheimer Conundrum: Entanglements of Dementia and Aging

by Margaret Lock

The Answer to the Riddle Is Me: A Memoir of Amnesia

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Raising Henry: A Memoir of Motherhood, Disability, and Discovery

by Rachel Adams

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