Injectable nanogel can monitor blood-sugar levels and secrete insulin when needed.
A new pedestrian walkway has been installed outside Building 57, changing access to the Alumni Pool. Police detail will be on site when trucks are present at Stata loading area.
VASSAR STREET UTILITIES
Sewer replacement work has begun on Vassar Street from Building 42 heading west. Traffic flow and parking will be affected near the work zone. Drain construction is under way in front of the Stata site. Truck and machine movement may cause delays.
The parking lot between buildings 45 and 48 is closed to allow for utility construction for the Stata Center. This phase of construction will extend into June. Parking spaces will be made available in the CRA lot on the corner of Main and Ames streets.
Sections of the building will be sealed for decontamination and asbestos removal; affected areas will be barricaded. Accessibility to certain areas of the east corridors will be restricted as work continues. Periodic noise may occur between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on April 3, 2002.