New techniques to diagnose and treat disease

March 10, 2013

With the recent launch of the Institute for Medical Engineering and ScienceMIT News examines research with the potential to reshape medicine and health care through new scientific knowledge, novel treatments and products, better management of medical data, and improvements in health-care delivery.

Michael Cima, the David H. Koch Professor of Engineering, and Robert Langer, the David H. Koch Institute Professor, both members of the Koch Institute, are working on nano- and microscale devices that can be implanted in the body to release drugs or diagnose disease. See the MIT News Office for the full story.

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