Thanks to a new finding by biologist Ram Sasisekharan, the bird flu virus may not endanger human life.
Judy Swanson, along with MIT alumni, establish a biotechnology center in the Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research to honor Bob Swanson, ’69. Photo courtesy Judy Swanson
Nobel laureate Phillip Sharp says MIT’s new cancer center will blend science and engineering to find new treatments for cancer.
Prof. Leona Samson hopes that one day treatments for cancer can be tailored to individual patients by determining how DNA repairs itself.
Prof. Scott Manalis wants to use an adapted version of a research tool to measure proteins that may be signs of cancer.