The patch, which can be folded around surgical tools, may someday be used in robotic surgery to repair tissues and organs.
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.
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.
Nuclear scientists and biomedical researchers team up to investigate whether treatment with gamma radiation could make N95 masks more reusable.
Jill Crittenden and colleagues in a new consortium provides guidance for health care workers on decontamination and reuse of N95 face masks.
Labs across campus respond to a call; MIT sends thousands of items directly to area hospitals in need.
Professor Martin Culpepper provides caution on the use of 3D printing to make masks and other PPE for individuals on the front lines of the Covid-19 crisis.
A week of learning with MIT Bootcamps sparked ideas that Jal Panchal and Maria Hahn are taking forward to solve problems in health care.
Technique may help remotely image and assess health of infants, burn victims, and accident survivors in hard-to-reach places.