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Sep 19, 2018
McGovern Institute scientist is recognized with award for outstanding and creative achievements made in the life and medical sciences.
Sep 18, 2018
Alumni Zhifei Ge, Wesley George Chen, and Venkataramanan Soundararajan are among the 2018 MedTech Boston 40 Under 40 Healthcare Innovators!
Sep 17, 2018
PhD student Zijay Tang is developing a living material that can sense and filter water contaminants.
Sep 4, 2018
By manipulating DNA, researchers are trying to create microbes that, once ingested, work to treat a rare genetic condition.
Aug 1, 2018
“Our vision is that these kits will serve as a creative outlet for young individuals, and show them that biology can be a design platform,” says James Collins.
Jul 19, 2018
Earlier this year, Zhang and colleagues helped launch a new Crispr-focused startup, Beam Therapeutics, with $87 million in funding.
Jul 18, 2018
Angela Belcher's using a virus to create new imaging agents that could one day help cancer surgeons find and remove small tumors that they currently can’t see during surgery.
Jun 12, 2018
A new daughter helped Alejandra Falla PhD ’18 gain perspective on life — and her tiny MIT regalia stole the show at Commencement.
May 31, 2018
In this episode Lauren discusses her efforts to improve transparency of MIT grad school application, Laos rice paddies, and being told to “dress down” in science.
May 30, 2018
The School of Engineering gives its 2018 Infinite Mile Awards for exceptional service and support.