Engineering cells for more efficient biofuel production
February 17, 2013Yeast research takes a step toward production of alternatives to gasoline.
Whitehead, biology's Gerald Fink chosen to serve as AAAS president-elect
January 25, 2013
Four MIT professors elected to National Academy of Sciences
May 3, 2012Liskov, Suresh, Townsend and Young bring to 78 the number of Institute faculty who are NAS members.
Jaenisch receives Medal of Science at White House ceremony
October 24, 2011Among 12 honored by President Barack Obama on Friday.
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.
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
Lindquist receives National Medal of Science
November 18, 2010President Obama presents nation’s top science awards at White House ceremony Wednesday.
Susan Lindquist wins National Medal of Science
October 15, 2010The Whitehead Institute member and MIT biology professor is one of 10 chosen to receive the top U.S. science honor.
Strano, Rubins make PopSci's 'Brilliant 10'
October 23, 2009