3 Questions with a student leader: Chief EMT Annie Dunham
October 17, 2012MIT senior oversees a team of 50 EMTs
Why cutting-edge medical technology may not lead to exploding health care costs
July 26, 2012New study finds growth of advanced imaging slowed amid financial, medical concerns.
Said and Done for June/July 2012
July 16, 2012Digest of MIT humanities, arts and social sciences
Sharper ultrasound images could improve diagnostics
June 17, 2012New system developed at MIT allows precise measurements and tracking of disease progression.
In the World: MIT-designed cooler preserves tuberculosis drugs, records doses
May 29, 2012A simple cooler could help patients battle antibiotic-resistant tuberculosis.
CloudTop takes top $100K competition prize
May 17, 2012A record 215 teams competed in this year’s business plan competition.
Gauging seizures’ severity
April 26, 2012Simple wrist sensors let neurologists collect better data about patients with epilepsy — and could alert patients that they need to seek medical care.
Their own devices
April 17, 2012MIT’s Medical Electronic Device Realization Center aims to connect microelectronics with new health‑care tools.
Haibo Wang, SDM ’12: Systems thinking makes surgeries safer
March 2, 2012
New algorithm could substantially speed up MRI scans
October 31, 2011Faster scans could reduce the time patients spend in the machine from 45 to 15 minutes.
A heart of gold
September 25, 2011New cardiac patch uses gold nanowires to enhance electrical signaling between cells, a promising step toward better treatment for heart-attack patients.
Five companies join the Center for Biomedical Innovation's NEWDIGS program
June 2, 2011Bristol‐Myers Squibb, Johnson & Johnson, Life Technologies, Pfizer and Quintiles will support initiatives in regulatory science and oncology innovation.
MIT Medical Urgent Care transition goes well
January 21, 2011
Two MIT teams design winning solutions for New Orleans
December 6, 2010DUSP and architecture graduate students claim top prizes in the Chase Community Development Competition.