Gobind Khorana, MIT professor emeritus, dies at 89
November 10, 2011Nobel-winning biochemist made seminal contributions to genetics, was a loyal teacher and mentor.
Jaenisch receives Medal of Science at White House ceremony
October 24, 2011Among 12 honored by President Barack Obama on Friday.
Kaiser to lead National Institute of General Medical Sciences
October 18, 2011Cell biologist to start new position in spring 2012.
Analysis of 29 mammals reveals genomic ‘dark matter’
October 12, 2011Genomic comparison offers a new map for charting human disease and biology.
Sanofi Biomedical Innovation Award Program announces request for proposals
August 12, 2011Biomedical Innovation Funding Awards (BIFAs)- Application deadline: Sept. 6
Four MIT graduate students win HHMI fellowships
August 5, 2011
Scientists unveil tools for rewriting the code of life
July 14, 2011New technology from MIT and Harvard can edit DNA at the genome scale, giving cells novel functions.
Two from MIT named 2011 Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences
June 14, 2011Physicist Jeff Gore and biologist Mary Gehring receive the prestigious award for their innovative research.
Two from MIT named Goldwater Scholars
May 16, 2011Undergraduates receive top honor in collegiate math, science and engineering education
MIT biologist David Bartel elected to the National Academy of Sciences
May 6, 2011Ten MIT alumni also among this year’s new members
Whitehead Institute director honored with March of Dimes Prize
April 26, 2011