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 …

Scene at MIT: Puppy love

Scene at MIT: Puppy love

Members of the MIT Puppy Lab brought their puppy love to the portico of Building 10 with unseasonably warm temperatures near 80 degrees Fahrenheit on …

Stretchy optical fibers for implanting in the body

Stretchy optical fibers for implanting in the body

Researchers from MIT and Harvard Medical School have developed a biocompatible and highly stretchable optical fiber made from hydrogel — an elastic, rubbery material composed …

HST MEMP Alumni Profile: Nina Menezes

HST MEMP Alumni Profile: Nina Menezes

A checklist for success: Making the most of the MEMP Program Nina Menezes, MEMP PhD, ‘02, Associate Director, Healthcare Strategy, Becton Dickinson (BD) Many students enter HST’s …

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.

A team led by Polina Golland’s group at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory has made a new algorithm for identifying organs in fetal MRI scans, which should make MRI monitoring much more useful. Pictured is a stock image of a fetal MRI.
October 21, 2016

Algorithm could help analyze fetal scans to determine whether interventions are warranted. Researchers from MIT, Boston Children’s Hospital, and Massachusetts General Hospital have joined forces …

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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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Photo by Lillie Paquette | School of Engineering
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
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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Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator, Clinical Research Center

Will manage clinical and research support activities in order to assure patient safety, address clinical needs and assure protocol integrity and accurate data collection. May provide support to one or more investigators for regulatory work required for . . .

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 . . .

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