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- New CRISPR-based tool inserts large DNA sequences at desired sites in cellsAlzheimer’s risk gene undermines insulation of brain’s “wiring”Scientists unveil the functional landscape of essential genesHonoring Salvador Luria, longtime MIT professor and founding director of the MIT Center for Cancer ResearchNew faculty join the School of Science in 2022Genome-wide screens could reveal the liver’s secretsNanosensors target enzymes to monitor and study cancerA career in biochemistry unfoldsA better way to tell which species are vulnerableA “door” into the mitochondrial membraneSally Kornbluth is named as MIT’s 18th presidentCelebrating 20 years of discovery, Picower Institute looks ahead to continuing impactWhat drives ecosystems to instability?Four from MIT receive NIH New Innovator Awards for 2022Providing new pathways for neuroscience research and educationMIT biologist Richard Hynes wins Lasker AwardNeurodegenerative disease can progress in newly identified patternsThrough mentorship, a deeper understanding of brain cancer metabolism growsDivorce is more common in albatross couples with shy males, study findsBiologists glean insight into repetitive protein sequencesUsing machine learning to identify undiagnosable cancersNew leadership at MIT’s Center for Biomedical InnovationWhen a task adds more steps, this brain circuit helps you noticeAmy Keating named head of the Department of BiologyMIT scientists discover new antiviral defense system in bacteriaScientists identify a plant molecule that sops up iron-rich hemeNew findings reveal how neurons build and maintain their capacity to communicateWhen cells’ tiny differences have far-reaching implicationsStarfish embryos swim in formation like a “living crystal”Five with MIT ties win 2022 Hertz Foundation FellowshipsAncient African smelting technique sparks anew at MITHow a shape-shifting receptor influences cell growthNew model helps identify mutations that drive cancerMIT announces 2022 Bose grants for ambitious ideasNew CRISPR-based map ties every human gene to its functionQS ranks MIT the world’s No. 1 university for 2022-23Chemists reveal how tau proteins form tanglesMIT Climate and Sustainability Consortium announces recipients of inaugural MCSC Seed AwardsSix from MIT Named 2022 Knight-Hennessy ScholarsStudy finds cells take out the trash before they divideTracing a cancer’s family tree to its roots reveals how tumors growMIT Research Slam showcases postdoc and PhD communication skillsA single memory is stored across many connected brain regionsUsing plant biology to address climate changeby Merrill Meadow | Whitehead Institute on 19. April 2022 at 14:30
A Climate Grand Challenges flagship project aims to reduce agriculture-driven emissions while making food crop plants heartier and more nutritious.