News

Nov 23, 2021
“A speckled field is like thousands of fireflies that generate a field of illumination points,” Prof Peter So says.
Nov 22, 2021
Senior Desmond Edwards has a lifelong curiosity about how the human body works — and how diseases stop it from working.  
Oct 29, 2021
BE senior Brian Williams has used bioengineering as a launchpad to combat racism in public health—and he doesn’t want to stop there.
Oct 29, 2021
A new RNA-based control switch could be used to trigger production of therapeutic proteins to treat cancer or other diseases.
Oct 27, 2021
Osteoarthritis affects hundreds of millions of people around the globe. Alan Grodzinsky, ’71, ScD ’74, wants to end their pain.  
Oct 20, 2021
By combining chemotherapy, tumor injury, and immunotherapy, researchers show that the immune system can be re-engaged to destroy tumors in mice.  
Oct 20, 2021
Election to the academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine.
Oct 5, 2021
Maxine Jonas and Steven Wasserman are teaching faculty in the Department of Biological Engineering and co-instructors of 20.309, Instrumentation and Measurements for Biological Systems.
Oct 5, 2021
A new study shows a link between patient survival and changes in tumor cell mass after glioblastoma treatment.
Oct 4, 2021
Congratulations, Rebecca Mae Black (Grodzinsky Lab), Connor Dobson (Birnbaum Lab), Emi Lutz (Wittrup Lab), Divya Ramamoorthy (Fraenkel Lab), and Syndey Solomon (Bryson Lab)