MIT linQ Catalyst Program: Call for Applications

MIT linQ Catalyst Program is recruiting for the next cohort of Catalyst Fellow. Catalyst is a collaborative initiative increasing the potential of innovative biomedical research to benefit society and the economy. Learn more about Catalyst Program   CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Do you want to break out of the constraints of…

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Inexpensive biology kits offer hands-on experience with DNA

To help students gain a better grasp of biological concepts, MIT and Northwestern University researchers have designed educational kits that can be used to perform experiments with DNA, to produce glowing proteins, scents, or other easily observed phenomena. Biology teachers could use the BioBits kits to demonstrate key concepts such…

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If the Spacesuit Fits

Movement really moves Richard Fineman, a fourth-year PhD student in the Harvard-MIT Program in Health Sciences and Technology. Using wearable sensors and a range of complex modeling tools, Fineman is able to measure and understand a body in motion in unprecedented ways. He is using what he’s learning to advance…

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