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Oct 24, 2019
Award will support interdisciplinary research on the role of the human microbiome in health and disease.
Oct 24, 2019
Prof Collins received the 2020 Max Delbruck Prize in Biological Physics for pioneering contributions at the interface of physics and biology.
Oct 19, 2019
His technology platforms have benefited genomics, diagnostics, and drug screening.  
Oct 15, 2019
Specialized sugar molecules called glycans can disarm opportunistic pathogens and prevent infection.
Oct 9, 2019
Fluorescent probe could allow scientists to watch circuits within the brain and link their activity to specific behaviors.  
Oct 3, 2019
Lu Lab have programmed viruses called bacteriophages to kill different strains of E. coli,  
Sep 26, 2019
Rapid imaging method could help reveal how conditions such as autism affect brain cells.
Sep 19, 2019
The human microbiome is made up of single-celled bacteria with hard-to-pronounce names like Akkermansia muciniphila, Faecalibacterium prausnitzii, and Parabacteroides goldsteinii.
Sep 2, 2019
MIT researchers have collected and preserved samples of nearly 8,000 strains of bacteria found in the human digestive tract.  
Aug 22, 2019
Engineers program human and bacterial cells to keep a record of complex molecular events.