Artificial gut aims to expose the elusive microbiome

Testing platform will allow the research community to explore the human microbiome in new ways.

Anne McGovern | Lincoln Laboratory • mit
Oct. 3, 2019 ~4 min

Tags: health medicine biology microbiome research biological-engineering lincoln-laboratory

CEE event showcases multidisciplinary opportunities

Ninth annual Research Speed Dating event fosters intradepartmental collaboration and facilitates discussion of future efforts to solve global issues.

Taylor De Leon | Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering • mit
March 12, 2019 ~11 min

Tags: climate-change pollution biology microbiome graduate research autonomous-vehicles students school-of-engineering special-events-and-guest-speakers faculty collaboration civil-and-environmental-engineering postdoctoral

3Q: Eric Alm on the mysteries of the microbiome

“A diet or treatment of the microbiome may lead to increased diversity, but that does not mean it's better or healthier for you,” says the engineering professor.

Meg Murphy | School of Engineering • mit
Dec. 7, 2018 ~6 min

Tags: health microbiome microbes research school-of-engineering 3-questions civil-and-environmental-engineering biological-engineering health-sciences-and-technology center-for-microbiome-informatics-and-therapeutics

Real-time epidemiology from urban wastewater | MIT News

MIT and Kuwait researchers have been awarded $4 million to fund Underworlds, a study of real-time epidemiology using biomarkers in urban sewage.

Kuwait-MIT Center for Natural Resources and the Environment • mit
Nov. 2, 2015 ~6 min

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