RNA hitches a ride on ultrasound waves

RNA hitches a ride on ultrasound waves

Technique enables rapid delivery of RNA to treat colon inflammation. MIT and Brigham and Women’s Hospital researchers have demonstrated that they can deliver strands of …

At least 30 from MIT named to 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 lists

At least 30 from MIT named to 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 lists

Forbes‘ sixth annual 30 Under 30 list calls itself “the most definitive gathering of today’s leading young change-makers and innovators” who are not yet 30 years old. As …

HST MEMP Alumni Profile: Caroline Boudoux

HST MEMP Alumni Profile: Caroline Boudoux

Mentorship for the Win Caroline Boudoux, MEMP PhD, ‘07, Assistant Professor, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal “If you cannot see where you are going, ask someone who has …

New capsule achieves long-term drug delivery

New capsule achieves long-term drug delivery

Researchers at MIT and Brigham and Women’s Hospital have developed a new drug capsule that remains in the stomach for up to two weeks after …

Laser particles could provide sharper images of tissues

Laser particles could provide sharper images of tissues

A new imaging technique developed by scientists at MIT, Harvard University, and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) aims to illuminate cellular structures in deep tissue and …

IMES is a hub that brings together the community of students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty who work at the convergence of engineering, science, and translational medicine.

Researchers have discovered that in people with dyslexia the brain has a diminished ability to acclimate to a repeated input — a trait known as neural adaptation.
December 21, 2016

A distinctive neural signature found in the brains of people with dyslexia may explain why these individuals have difficulty learning to read, according to a …

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November 7, 2016

Microelectronics and medicine Charles Sodini believes microelectronics will change medicine. With state-of-the-art mixed-signal integrated circuits, miniaturized and mobile medical devices may reduce the time to …

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October 5, 2016

Kwanghun Chung, Samuel A. Goldblith Career Development Assistant Professor in Chemical Engineering at MIT, core faculty member of the Institute for Medical Engineering and Science, core …

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EVENTS
MIT-Harvard Microbiome Symposium March 22, 2017

The MIT Microbiome Club invites you to the 2nd Annual MIT-Harvard Microbiome Symposium Health & Ventures in the Microbiome Wednesday, March 22 | 12-5 pm …

Philips Defining the Future of Health Care Information Summit November 15, 2016

Defining the Future of Health Care Information Summit Aimed at Understanding the Challenge November 15, 2016 Peter Szolovits, Professor of Computer Science and Engineering and …

Ultra-long-term drug delivery capsule engineered by MIT and Brigham and Womens Researchers can stay in the body for up to two weeks which enables a more effective and efficient therapy.

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Careers
Senior Research Support Associate, Picower Institute, IMES

To assist with general operational and research-related tasks within an experimental neuroscience/engineering laboratory working with both mice and clinical samples. General operational tasks include maintaining inventory . . .

Senior Research Support Associate, Picower Institute, IMES

Applicants are invited to apply for a tenured faculty position in the area of biomedical imaging to begin July, 2017 or thereafter. The successful candidate will be appointed to a tenured faculty position at MIT as the Athinoula A. Martinos Professor . . .

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