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May 1, 2019
Edward Boyden amoung three MIT faculty recognized for “distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.”
Apr 30, 2019
The MIT-developed chip will be used to study the ability of bone and cartilage to recover after damage.
Apr 23, 2019
More effective surgery could boost survival rates for ovarian cancer.  
Apr 18, 2019
Doug Lauffenburger reflects on time as inaugural biological engineering department head
Apr 5, 2019
Niles, an associate professor of biological engineering and infectious disease expert, succeeds John M. Essigmann.  
Mar 14, 2019
One of the most common cancer-promoting genes, known as Myc, is also one of the most difficult to target with drugs.
Mar 7, 2019
Near-infrared technology pinpoints fluorescent probes deep within living tissue; may be used to detect cancer earlier.
Feb 25, 2019
Prof Scott Manalis, a member of MIT’s Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, will support Belcher as associate department head.
Feb 22, 2019
Noninvasive measurements of calcium could reveal neurons’ roles in different types of behavior.
Feb 15, 2019
Researchers have devised a faster, more efficient way to design custom peptides and perturb protein-protein interactions.