Studying these cells could lead to new treatments for diseases ranging from gastrointestinal disease to diabetes.
MIT's annual International Development Fair will take place on Friday, Oct. 5, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in Lobby 13. The fair provides incoming and continuing MIT students the opportunity to learn about ways that they can become engaged in international development through student groups, nonprofit organizations or academic course offerings in and around MIT. Groups and organizations of all types set up booths to display their development projects and enlist the interested students who pass through the lobby. For more info, please visit: web.mit.edu/idn/idf/.