Family’s health trauma translates into mission to solve a chronic health problem suffered by more than a million Americans.
M-CELS are purpose-driven living systems with multiple interacting living components.
MIT researchers pinpoint mechanism and demonstrate that drugs could help.
Chemical process called ELAST allows labeling probes to infuse more quickly, and makes samples tough enough for repeated handling.
A new approach reveals how different tissues contribute to inflammatory diseases such as ulcerative colitis.
Device developed within the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering has the potential to replace damaged organs with lab-grown ones.
Successfully launched project aims to understand why some injuries result in post-traumatic osteoarthritis while others heal and recover.
Targeted treatment could be used for pneumonia and other bacterial infections.
Technique could enable 3-D printing of cellular structures for tissue engineering.