Roosevelt Institute | Cornell University

Deceptive Marketing by E-Cigarette Companies

By Layla Hood Published April 25, 2014

Many young people, including high school students, are unaware that they may be smoking e-cigarettes that can sometimes contain the addictive ingredient, nicotine. \r\n\r\n


Is a Legal Market for Organ Transplants in Our Future?

By Layla Hood Published April 6, 2014

A recent push by renowned academics has again sparked the debate surrounding the commercialization of organ donations.


Possibility of Personalized Treatment Regimes for Cancer Patients

By Layla Hood Published May 1, 2013

Genomic sequencing readily identifies the location of cancer-causing mutations in the human genome. As sequencing technology advances and the price continues to fall, doctors may be able to prescribe more effective courses of treatment for cancer patients.