Materializing the Future of Vaccines and Immunotherapy
Monday, January 25, 2016 - 11:00am
The industries of immunotherapy and vaccination are on the brink of major breakthroughs, and many developments in the field are heavily focused on materials science.
Remote Neural Stimulation
Monday, January 11, 2016 - 11:30am
Research and Education Initiatives, 2015-16
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 10:30am
Here's a quick video update on research and education initiatives from DMSE.
Real-time data for cancer therapy
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 10:15am
In the battle against cancer, which kills nearly 8 million people worldwide each year, doctors have in their arsenal many powerful weapons, including various forms of chemotherapy and radiation.
Professor Anikeeva's TEDx talk
Friday, July 31, 2015 - 5:00pm
Microfluidic cell-squeezing device opens new possibilities for cell-based vaccines.
Friday, May 22, 2015 - 4:15pm
MIT researchers have shown that they can use a microfluidic cell-squeezing device to introduce specific antigens inside the immune system’s B cells, providing a new approach to developing and implementing antigen-presenting cell vaccines.
Materials science and neuroscience
Monday, May 4, 2015 - 11:30am
Various powerful new tools for exploring and manipulating the brain have been developed over the last few years. Some use electronics, while others use light or chemicals.
Using sound waves to detect rare cancer cells
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 4:15pm
Cancer cells often break free from their original locations and circulate through the bloodstream, allowing them to form new tumors elsewhere in the body.
MIT student participates in own cancer diagnosis and treatment
Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 9:30am
Steven Keating, currently a student in Mechanical Engineering and the Media Lab, participated in a 2007 research study that included MRI scans of his brain; a small abnormality was seen, and he was advised to have it evaluated in a few years.
Prof. Cima receives MINT funding
Sunday, October 18, 2009 - 8:00pm
Last month, the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT announced three collaborative funding awards as part of the McGovern Institute Neurotechnology (MINT) program.