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Feb 21, 2018
Currently rotating among bioengineering labs, Swain will join a permanent lab next month. He’s shouldering a heavy course load, lightened by a hugely supportive department and a close relationship with his cohort.
Feb 15, 2018
With SHERLOCK, a strip of paper can now indicate presence of pathogens, tumor DNA, or any genetic signature of interest.
Feb 5, 2018
The AMR programme research team will also include Principal Investigators from NTU, NUS, Duke-NUS, NTU/Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine and the Singapore General Hospital (SGH).
Feb 1, 2018
Five cancer researchers make up the MIT Center for Precision Cancer Medicine’s founding faculty. Left to right: Angela Koehler, Michael Hemann, Michael Yaffe (director), Forest White, and Matthew Vander Heiden.
Jan 17, 2018
“Mucus really is the unsung hero that has been taming problematic pathogens for millions of years,” said Ribbeck...
Jan 15, 2018
Drug that targets a key cancer protein could combat leukemia and other types of cancer.
Dec 7, 2017
The goal is to link the individual organoids together to form a “human on a chip.” That integrated approach is important because organs don’t act in isolation in either health or sickness.
Dec 7, 2017
MIT researchers have discovered a way to make bacteria more vulnerable to a class of antibiotics known as quinolones, which include ciprofloxacin and are often used to treat infections such as Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus.
Dec 5, 2017
MIT engineers have devised a 3-D printing technique that uses a new kind of ink made from genetically programmed living cells.
Nov 22, 2017
Bridge Project research is poised to directly improve patient outcomes. A collaboration between Weinstock and KI member Scott Manalis, the Andrew and Erna Viterbi Professor and professor of biological and mechanical engineering, has seen startling...