A CRISPR-based test developed at MIT and the Broad Institute can detect nearly as many cases as the standard Covid-19 diagnostic.
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Wireless device captures sleep data without using cameras or body sensors; could aid patients with Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, or bedsores.
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SMART researchers find exposing bacteria to hydrogen sulfide can increase antimicrobial sensitivity in bacteria that do not produce H2S.
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Mobile system could reduce health care workers’ exposure to Covid-19 virus.
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MIT engineers devise a temporary film that may help treat diabetes, infections, and other conditions.
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Bacteria linked to Crohn’s disease are difficult to grow in the lab, but MIT engineers have found a way.
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Machine learning system from MIT CSAIL can look at chest X-rays to diagnose pneumonia — and also knows when to defer to a radiologist.
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The company is developing treatments that restore gut bacteria in people struggling with a range of diseases.
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Specialized nanoparticles create a “breath signal” that could be used to diagnose pneumonia and other infectious or genetic diseases.
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Company working with Sikes Lab to test feasibility of low-cost diagnostic that could be manufactured by the millions each day.
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