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Dec 15, 2020
Family’s health trauma translates into mission to solve a chronic health problem suffered by more than a million Americans.  
Dec 9, 2020
The Freezer Challenge, which is run by the nonprofit organizations My Green Labs and I2SL, is aimed at promoting efficient, effective sample storage for laboratories around the world.
Dec 1, 2020
Katharina Ribbeck works to boost protection offered by mucus.
Dec 1, 2020
Chen designs and studies "microlivers," which could enable next-generation cell therapies that could help, or perhaps replace, organ transplants for end-stage diseases.
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.