Peter Reddien believes human stem cells could one day be regulated to replace aged, damaged, and missing tissues.
Photo illustration: Len Rubenstein
Fall 2014

From Fiction to Science

Peter Reddien believes human stem cells one day could be regulated to replace aged, damaged, and missing tissues.

Ryan Alexander researches microRNAs to determine their possible role as therapeutics for obesity and other diseases. Photo: Len Rubenstein
Winter 2011

Dream to Help Millions

Ryan Alexander researches microRNAs to determine their possible role as therapeutics for obesity and other diseases.

Prof. Richard Hynes provides insight into how cancer spreads.  Photo: Richard Howard
Summer 2010

Binding Cells

Prof. Richard Hynes, an MIT biologist, provides insight into how cancer spreads.