Study in worms reveals gene loss can lead to accumulation of waste products in cells.
Neuroscientist honored for his work on the biology of neural stem cells and neural circuits that control emotional behaviors.
Finkelstein, Kardar, Wen, and Zhang honored for research achievements.
System detects direct signals of neural activity; could reveal patterns underlying behavior.
Prestigious honor society announces 213 new members this year.
Seven staff members honored for their outstanding contributions to the MIT community.
MIT scientist is among three recognized for the discovery of optogenetics.
Timing and speed are both important for making accurate estimates of how an object will travel.
Neuroengineering leader appointed to new professorship at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research.
With SHERLOCK, a strip of paper can now indicate presence of pathogens, tumor DNA, or any genetic signature of interest.