Eight MIT faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Eight MIT faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering

New members have made advances in artificial skin, wireless communications, nanotechnology, hydrology, and cancer treatment. Eight MIT faculty are among the 84 new members and …

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 …

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.

Obstructive sleep apnea is caused by a narrowing of the airway that cuts off breathing, and people who are obese are at higher risk for the disorder. MIT researchers have discovered that a dietary supplement called yohimbine reverses the root cause of obstructive sleep apnea in an animal model.
February 23, 2017

Dietary supplement derived from tree bark shows promise for treating the disorder. Obstructive sleep apnea, which causes people to briefly stop breathing while asleep, affects …

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Photo by Lillie Paquette | School of Engineering
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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February 13, 2017

Portable tool could help scientists learn more about cells’ roles in many diseases. Sequencing messenger RNA molecules from individual cells offers a glimpse into the …

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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 …

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 Financial Assistant, IMES

Under minimal supervision from the Senior Financial Officer and working closely with the Financial Officer, will provide complex and diverse financial support for pre-and post-award grants administration . . .

Senior Faculty Member, IMES

Tenured faculty position available in the area of biomedical imaging to begin July, 2017 or thereafter. The successful candidate will be appointed at MIT as the Athinoula A. Martinos Professor . . .

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