The National Institutes of Health announced today its first wave of investments totaling $46 million in fiscal year 14 funds to support the goals of the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative.
Today, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced their first round of a BRAIN Initiative award recipients. Six teams and 15 researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology were recipients.
Time-saving tool takes advantage of CRISPR gene-editing technology.
One of the inventors of gene editing says scientists should proceed cautiously before testing it in people.
New adhesives based on mussel proteins could be useful for naval or medical applications.
Two new technologies could enable novel strategies for combating drug-resistant bacteria.
The human body pumps out more than a gallon of mucus each day. People tend to dismiss this slippery stuff as waste, but Katharina Ribbeck, a biochemist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, discovered...
He uses nanoparticles to program the body to attack even the most elusive tumors.
Popular Science magazine has named Katharina Ribbeck, assistant professor with MIT’s Department of Biological Engineering, as one of its Brilliant 10 for 2014.
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