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Apr 11, 2022
MIT announces five flagship projects in first-ever Climate Grand Challenges competition
Apr 11, 2022
Microbes that safely break down antibiotics could prevent opportunistic infections and reduce antibiotic resistance.
Apr 4, 2022
Why has it taken the scientific community so long to include sex as a biological variable in research and analysis as a routine matter of course?
Mar 3, 2022
Tracing connections between neuron populations could help researchers map brain circuits that underlie behavior and perception.
Feb 2, 2022
MIT-Takeda Program awards fellowships to BE graduate students Bianca Lepe and Jacqueline Valeri.
Feb 1, 2022
A computational study shows that dozens of mutations help the virus’ spike protein evade antibodies that target SARS-CoV-2.  
Jan 10, 2022
The targeted approach eliminated tumors in mice, with minimal side effects.  
Dec 7, 2021
Christina Birch BE PhD ’15 hopes to do some bioengineering experiments in microgravity, such as tissue engineering applications.
Dec 3, 2021
The potent new adjuvant could be used to help make vaccines against HIV and other infectious diseases.  
Nov 23, 2021
“A speckled field is like thousands of fireflies that generate a field of illumination points,” Prof Peter So says.