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Test analyzing cells’ ability to fix different kinds of broken DNA could help doctors predict cancer risk.
Apr 21, 2014
MRI sensor that enables long-term monitoring of oxygen levels could aid cancer diagnosis and treatment.
Apr 21, 2014
Professor of chemical engineering recognized for his work in understanding brain function and dysfunction
Apr 18, 2014
Named as best operations research program by INFORMS
Apr 18, 2014
New IAP program offers a bridge between alumni entrepreneurs and Course 6 students.
Apr 17, 2014
New power plant design could provide enhanced safety, easier siting, and centralized construction.
Apr 16, 2014
Technique developed at MIT reveals the motion of energy-carrying quasiparticles in solid material.
Apr 16, 2014
MIT chemists design nanoparticles that can deliver three cancer drugs at a time.
Apr 15, 2014
Waterman Award is NSF's highest honor recognizing an outstanding researcher under the age of 35.
Apr 15, 2014
Switchable material could harness the power of the sun — even when it’s not shining.
Apr 13, 2014
Chemical engineers hope smartphone-readable microparticles could crack down on counterfeiting.
Apr 13, 2014
Deshpande Center appoints Timothy M. Swager as faculty director
Apr 11, 2014
$50,000 awarded to undergraduate and graduate student inventors
Apr 9, 2014
The flexible undergraduate program, launching this fall, mixes rigor and depth with applications to critical areas of societal importance.
Apr 9, 2014
Allanore lab chemically alters feldspar, an ore closer to home for countries that cultivate bananas and other potassium-dependent crops
Apr 8, 2014
Urban transportation expertise gave team the edge to earn first- and second-place prizes in different categories.
Apr 3, 2014
New field of "strain engineering" could open up areas of materials research with many potential applications.
Apr 2, 2014
Brings 27 years’ faculty experience and strong ties with industry
Apr 1, 2014
SEED Academy students benefit from instructors' training in handling negative stereotypes and diversity issues.
Apr 1, 2014
CEE professor will develop algorithms to optimize traffic management systems in congested urban areas
Apr 1, 2014
Julie Shah teaches a new generation of robots to collaborate safely and efficiently with workers across industries.
Apr 1, 2014
MIT team reverses a liver disorder in mice by correcting a mutated gene.
Mar 30, 2014
MIT researchers uncover the secrets behind a marine creature’s defensive armor — one that is exceptionally tough, yet optically clear.
Mar 30, 2014