MIT Future Founders Initiative announces prize competition to promote female entrepreneurs in biotech
Nine MIT researchers selected as finalists for 2021 prize supported by Northpond Ventures; grand prize winner to receive $250K toward commercializing her human health-related invention.
Longtime EECS faculty member was known for his work on the biophysics of auditory systems.
Diagnostic nanoparticles could be used to monitor tumor recurrence after treatment or to perform routine cancer screenings.
Professor Emeritus Ernest Cravalho, an expert in thermodynamics and pioneer in thermal fluids education, dies at 82
A leader in thermodynamics, heat transfer, cryopreservation of biomaterials, and energy conversion, Cravalho shaped thermodynamic and biomedical education at MIT.
Using deep convolutional neural networks, researchers devise a system that quickly analyzes wide-field images of patients’ skin in order to more efficiently detect cancer.
Reconnecting muscle pairs during amputation gives patients more sensory feedback from the limb.
The startup Kinsa uses its smart thermometers to detect and track the spread of contagious illness before patients go to the hospital.
Multi-institutional MassCPR initiative announces more than $16.5 million to support 62 Boston-area projects.
The $90,000 merit-based fellowship funds graduate studies for outstanding immigrants and children of immigrants.
Sangeeta Bhatia and Richard Young recognized for their contributions to “advancement of the medical sciences, health care, and public health.”
System could help with diagnosing and treating noncommunicative patients.