MIT Digital Learning Lab and Empowr pilot a new internship program.
The neuroscientist is recognized for her ongoing work to understand molecular and cellular mechanisms that enable the brain to adapt to experience.
MIT researchers will partner on interdisciplinary research in human biology and disease.
New professor of biology uses budding yeast to address fundamental questions in cell biology.
With the growing use of AI in many disciplines, the popularity of MIT’s four “blended” majors has intensified.
Neurons stochastically generated up to eight different versions of a protein-regulating neurotransmitter release, which could vary how they communicate with other cells.
The findings could help doctors identify cancer patients who would benefit the most from drugs called checkpoint blockade inhibitors.
Researchers compared a pair of superficially similar motor neurons in fruit flies to examine how their differing use of the same genome produced distinctions in form and function.
Three graduate students forged a path to the same Picower Institute lab through participating in the MIT Summer Research Program in Biology and Neuroscience.
In a visit to MIT, the educator and author led a lively and inspiring Q&A with students.
Faculty members were recently granted tenure in the departments of Biology, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Chemistry, EAPS, and Physics.