Avilash Cramer named 2017 Broshy Fellowship award recipient

Avilash Cramer named 2017 Broshy Fellowship award recipient

Avilash Cramer, a second-year MEMP student in the Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology program, has been named the Broshy Fellowship recipient for the 2017/2018 award …

One HST student’s solution to avoiding burnout

One HST student’s solution to avoiding burnout

A recent Nature article on the topic of work-life balance and avoiding burnout features some helpful tips from Harvard-MIT Health Sciences MEMP PhD student, Ben …

Making prosthetic limbs feel more natural

Making prosthetic limbs feel more natural

Muscle grafts could help amputees sense and control artificial limbs. A new surgical technique devised by MIT researchers could allow prosthetic limbs to feel much …

Zika virus likely circulated in Americas long before its detection

Zika virus likely circulated in Americas long before its detection

The Zika virus circulated in many regions of the Americas for several months before cases of infection were detected, according to new data from an …

National Academy of Sciences elects six MIT professors

National Academy of Sciences elects six MIT professors

Bell, Bhatia, Cummins, Duflo, Jensen, and Mavalvala honored for research achievements.   Six MIT faculty members have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences …

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.

June 11, 2017

Dyslexic children from lower-income families benefit more from summer reading intervention. About 20 percent of children in the United States have difficulty learning to read, …

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April 13, 2017

New system adapts tool known for gene editing; to be used in rapid, inexpensive disease diagnosis. A team of scientists from the Broad Institute of …

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June 16, 2017

MRI study finds differences in prenatal oxygen transport from mother to baby When a baby is born small, it’s often attributed to genetic factors or …

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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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Senior Research Support Associate, IMES

Will join a team of three laboratories developing novel two-dimensional and three-dimensional models for human infectious diseases. Experimental work will include techniques in mammalian cell culture, virus amplification and titering . . .

Project Coordinator, IMES

Will work closely with the Principal Investigator of the MIT Center for Human Tissue Models for Infectious Diseases to ensure smooth operations and project coordination on a rapidly expanding range of activities centered around the development . . .

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