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Jun 4, 2017
Mark Bathe develops molecular packages for targeted delivery of drugs, vaccines, and gene-editing tools.
May 22, 2017
Nanofluidic device enables rapid testing of protein drugs produced by living cells.  
May 22, 2017
Microbes have been genetically engineered to sense red, green and blue light, and to produce pictures of what they 'see'.  
May 15, 2017
Three MIT professors, including Angela Belcher, are innovating at the tiniest possible scale — developing tools to see, target and kill cancer cells before they can cause any harm.
May 12, 2017
The School of Engineering has announced that 12 members of its faculty have been granted tenure by MIT, including Katharina Ribbeck and Timothy Lu.
Apr 25, 2017
Researchers in the Ribbeck Lab are taking an innovative and unexpected new avenue in the quest to fight antibiotic resistance: synthetic mucus.
Apr 17, 2017
MIT researchers have developed a way to make extremely high-resolution images of tissue samples, at a fraction of the cost of other techniques that offer similar resolution.
Apr 13, 2017
In Zhang’s tests, SHERLOCK also provided a way to measure how much virus was there, giving doctors a better sense of how entrenched the infection might be.
Apr 13, 2017
New system adapts tool known for gene editing; to be used in rapid, inexpensive disease diagnosis.  
Apr 12, 2017
Prestigious honor society announces 228 new members this year.