Associate Professor of Biology Jacqueline Piret, her former student Desislava Raytcheva, and colleagues at MIT and Baylor College of Medicine publish research on analyzing ancient bacteria in the journal Nature.
Biotechnology startup Quad Technologies makes it to the final round of the prestigious 2013 MassChallenge.
Panelists at career development event offer tips on job searching, networking, and interviewing to students preparing for co-op work experience.
According to Northeastern survey, hiring decision-makers believe that broadly applicable skills such as writing and problem-solving are preferable to specific industry expertise.
Northeastern hosts first annual International Translational Nanomedicine Conference, more than 150 students, researchers, and industry experts from around the world attend.
Dr. Sunny Zhou receives $1M grant from National Institutes of Health to study etiologic role of isoaspartic acid in aging and disease.
Dr. Michael Pollastri, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, discusses neglected tropical diseases and alternative research models for treatments.
Northeastern’s Professional Science Master’s program in Biotechnology features a unique approach to graduate education that includes training in business practices in addition to the science and technology courses offered in traditional master’s programs.
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the founding of Northeastern’s Barnett Institute of Chemical and Biological Analysis.
Dr. Barbara Waszczak devises intranasal gene therapy that focuses on underlying cause of Parkinson’s disease
“Parkinson’s is caused by the death of dopamine neurons in a key motor area of the brain called the substantia nigra,” said Dr. Waszczak, Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences. If you want to treat PD at its roots, thenn you have to stop the death of these neural cells.