The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine includes basic biomedical researchers, physician scientists, and anatomic and clinical pathologists located on the Brown campus and at the affiliated hospitals. These faculty work together with other researchers and clinicians at Brown to study the basic mechanisms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of human disease. Three examples of these interdisciplinary research teams include those that focus on Cancer, Aging and Neurodegenerative Disease, Global Health, and Prenatal Diagnosis and Early Pregnancy Loss.