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Nov 13, 2018
PhD alum (TIDOR LAB) and co-founder of BE synthetic biology spinout Asimov named Forbes 30 Under 30 for Healthcare.  
Nov 2, 2018
The Allen Distinguished Investigator program supports early-stage research with the potential to reinvent entire fields.
Oct 30, 2018
Kendall Square is one of the hottest stops on the Red Line, a boomtown for biotech and other innovative industries.
Oct 28, 2018
How the painful disorder has frustrated scientists and women seeking new treatments.
Oct 24, 2018
MIT engineers grew these mesenchymal stem cells (red, with blue nuclei) on a surface with mechanical properties similar to those of bone marrow.  
Oct 22, 2018
MIT engineers developed this sensor that can be used to measure optical and electrical signals in the brain, using MRI.
Oct 16, 2018
Biological engineers design RNA circuits that enable precise control over the dose of therapeutic protein a patient receives.
Oct 15, 2018
New approach generates a wider variety of protein sequences optimized to bind to drug targets.
Oct 10, 2018
3-D tissue model replicates the motor neuron connections affected by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Oct 10, 2018
Tim Lu postdoc Cesar de la Fuente-Nunez has created a computer algorithm that mimics the natural process of evolution to develop small proteins, called peptides, with powerful antimicrobial properties.