Health sciences and technology
Regina Barzilay wins $1M Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence Squirrel AI award
MIT professor announced as award’s first recipient for work in cancer diagnosis and drug synthesis.
Eight 2020 graduate fellows pursue diverse paths.
A new model suggests a plan to keep Covid-19 within the capacity of the health-care system while reopening economic activities.
The startup Kinsa uses its smart thermometers to detect and track the spread of contagious illness before patients go to the hospital.
MIT researchers propose a design to overcome a major challenge in hydrocephalus catheters — clogging — by leveraging catheter geometry.
The prototype mask, which includes an N95 filter, can be easily sterilized and worn many times.
The startup ClosedLoop has created a platform of predictive models to help organizations improve patient care.
Erwin Franz's experiences with MIT System Design and Management had a major effect on his work with the rapid response team at Philips Respironics.
An MIT system uses wireless signals to measure in-home appliance usage to better understand health tendencies.
MIT scientists Omar Abudayyeh and Jonathan Gootenberg explain the current state of Covid-19 testing, and how a CRISPR tool may help solve the supply problem.
Nuclear scientists and biomedical researchers team up to investigate whether treatment with gamma radiation could make N95 masks more reusable.