Studying these cells could lead to new treatments for diseases ranging from gastrointestinal disease to diabetes.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the opening of the Learning Laboratory for Complex Systems and introduction of a new educational curriculum for the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics will be held today, Wednesday, Sept. 13 in Building 33 from 5:30-7:30pm.
Members of the MIT community are invited to attend the event, which also will include self-guided tours of departmental labs associated with the new building. For more information, contact Kathi Grace at x3-3251 or email@example.com.
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on September 13, 2000.