David Hackam MD PhD Discusses Using Mice to Treat Necrotizing Enterocolitis NEC
David Hackam, M.D., Ph.D., discusses how his team made a mouse model of necrotizing enterocolitis - a potentially fatal condition that causes a premature infant’s gut to suddenly die. He also explains why he will never be on the cover of Rolling Stone. Hackam's team has uncovered the molecular causes of NEC and its associated brain injury. Learn more about Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/adult/pediatrics/necrotizing_enterocolitis_22,necrotizingenterocolitis