Eight faculty members, including an HST faculty member, have been granted tenure in five departments across the MIT School of Engineering.
Multimodal nanosensors (1) are engineered to target and respond to hallmarks in the tumor microenvironment. The nanosensors provide both a noninvasive urinary monitoring tool (2) and an on-demand medical imaging agent (3) to localize tumor metastasis and assess response to therapy. Credits: Image: Liangliang Hao
HST MEMP alum Lina Colucci shares her journey founding a company following the advice of IDEO founder David Kelley to "work with your friends"
Engineers at MIT and Harvard have designed a prototype face mask that can diagnose the person wearing the mask with Covid-19 within about 90 minutes. The technology can also be used to design wearable sensors for a variety of other pathogens or toxic chemicals.