• MIT Spectrum: Prof Ed Boyden
    Ed Boyden says that optogenetics' first human application may be to treat some forms of blindness. Learn More

  • MIT News: Prof Leona Samson
    An enzyme key to DNA repair can worsen tissue damage caused by stroke and organ transplantation. Learn More

  • MIT News: Prof Krystyn J. Van Vliet
    New technique allows scientists to identify populations of rare stem cells in bone marrow. Learn More

  • MIT News: Professors Bathe, Boyden, Jasanoff and So
    Fifteen MIT scientists receive NIH BRAIN Initiative grants. Learn More

  • MIT News: Prof Feng Zhang
    Researchers engineer new mouse model to study disease. Learn More

  • MIT News: Prof Timothy Lu
    New adhesives based on mussel proteins could be useful for naval or medical applications. Learn More