A study in rodents suggests that skin cells can be transformed into neurons to treat neurodegeneration.
Stories Tagged "mit"
A new solar cell is 27 percent more efficient without being more expensive to make.
Nanomaterials could be used for lower-emission cars and solar panels.
A new detector uses living cells that light up in the presence of airborne bioterror agents, such as anthrax and smallpox.
Scientists have revealed the hidden diversity of natural antibiotics using a new approach that pits one type of bacteria against another.
Electrical pulses control the release of drugs from a biodegradable thin film.
Sheets of elastic, sticky polymers could replace sutures and provide long-term drug delivery.
An innovative navigation system uses optical signals from hospital lights to guide patients with traumatic brain injuries around hospitals.
MIT's Andrew Lo describes how one rogue trader can impact global markets.
MIT researchers used conference badges to collect data on people's interactions and visualize the social network.