Throughout Northeastern’s School of Pharmacy, researchers are making progress in solving a range of pressing health challenges.
Dr. Murthy’s research focuses on designing microfluidic devices for applications in clinical diagnostics and medicine.
Antarctic fish are a vital component to the food web that sustains life in the cold Southern Ocean that surrounds Antarctica.
The bacterium that causes Lyme disease forms dormant persister cells, which are known to evade antibiotics.
Northeastern Professors Kim Lewis and Slava Epstein garner world-wide attention with their iChip-the most promising new antibiotic in decades.
“Breathing supplemental oxygen opens up the gates of the tumor fortress and wakes up ‘sleepy’ anti-tumor cells, enabling these soldiers to enter the fortress and destroy it,”Dr. Sitkovsky explains.
Northeastern University Distinguished Professor Kim Lewis and his team’s pioneering research presenting a new antibiotic that kills pathogens without encountering any detectable resistance has captured headlines worldwide and drawn widespread praise from the scientific community.
Career Services‘ extensive career search support including an array of online tools, an online database, workshops, job fairs, strong alumni networks, plus an Employer in Residence program has earned Northeastern recognition by Best Colleges and The Princeton Review.
Bacteria are a pervasive bunch so why have only a handful been identified so far? Supported by a Tier 1 Interdisciplinary Research Grant, Drs. Slava Epstein and Edgar Goluch create a device that is up to the task.
Sometimes the best solutions are the simplest ones. “It’s an absolutely new concept for treating cancer.”