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IMES Associate Professor Alex K. Shalek shares 25-year vision for immunology research

In celebration of its first quarter century, the journal Immunity asked 25 principal investigators to share their views on how immunology research could evolve over the next 25 years. IMES Associate Professor Alex K. Shalek, in his contribution titled “*Some Assembly Required,” wrote: “Our tissues represent evolved social contracts. Within each,…

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Call for Applications! 2019 IDEA² Global Program

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 IDEA² Global program! Deadline is April 16, 2019. Open to postdoctoral trainees, graduate students, undergraduates, faculty, early-stage professionals, and those with limited opportunities to pursue their innovative projects, IDEA² Global provides one-on-one mentorship, innovation training, pitch-skills development, and international networking opportunities to aspiring healthcare…

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The power of play

Video game developer NCSOFT joins with MIT.nano to apply the language of gaming to technology research and education. A new collaboration between MIT.nano and NCSOFT, a video game development company based in South Korea, will seek to chart the future of how people interact with the world and each other…

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