Prize recognizes contributions to biomedical research made by immigrant scientists.
Miniaturized system could be used to treat neurological disorders that affect specific brain regions.
Eight research staffers and postdocs are recognized for their extraordinary contributions and dedication to programs, colleagues, and the Institute.
Focused laser beam could help scientists map connections among neurons that underlie behavior.
“REPAIR” system edits RNA, rather than DNA; has potential to treat diseases without permanently affecting the genome.
Awards support high-risk, high-impact biomedical research.
MIT associate professor and member of the Broad Institute and McGovern Institute recognized for commitment to invention, collaboration, and mentorship.
Bacterial populations in mother’s GI tract may play a central role.