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Nov 25, 2020
After graduating next spring with dual majors in biological engineering and urban planning, she will pursue a master’s in global health at Trinity College in Dublin.  
Nov 23, 2020
Fluorescent imaging technique simultaneously captures different signal types from multiple locations in a live cell.
Nov 20, 2020
 MIT researchers identify a molecule that could target advanced prostate cancer as well as a variety of other cancers.
Nov 12, 2020
Nearly half a million people die each year from malaria, a disease that has been part of the human experience since the dawn of time.
Nov 2, 2020
Mathematical analysis suggests that preventing large gatherings could significantly reduce Covid-19 infection rates.
Oct 23, 2020
The 20202 Dickson Prize in Medicine is awarded to James Collins for his engagement in innovative, paradigm-shifting biomedical research.
Oct 15, 2020
Computational method for screening drug compounds can help predict which ones will work best against tuberculosis or other diseases.
Oct 8, 2020
"The question that is ahead of us all is: How can we bring treatments for infectious diseases to market faster and more efficiently than we have done so far?"
Oct 8, 2020
A nanotechnology researcher is asked to explain the concept of nanotechnology to 5 different people; a child, a teen, a college student, a grad student, and an expert (our very own dept head, Angela Belcher).
Oct 7, 2020
Professors Michael Birnbaum and Anders Hansen will each receive the New Innovators Award.