Northeastern and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have announced an institutional collaboration to fight cancer by leveraging each institution’s expertise.
Pharmaceutical sciences professor Ban-An Khaw was named a Mass Challenge finalist for his ground-breaking technology to detect cancer at very low levels by tagging cells with a “Christmas tree” of radioactive markers.
The first-place winners in this spring’s electrical and computer engineering capstone competition designed an eye-controlled robotic arm allowing paraplegic patients to feed themselves.
Associate professors of graphic design and speech language pathology and audiology have teamed up to develop a computer program that helps teenage foreign-language speakers learn English.
As part of a Monday afternoon lecture on cybersecurity, Engin Kirda was installed as the inaugural Sy and Laurie Sternberg Associate Professor for Information Assurance.
In 2014, fourth-year physics and math major Justin Dowd will travel to outer space, a result of winning the Metro Race for Space Competition.
Distinguished Professor of Physics Sri Sridhar has been awarded a $560,000 grant from the Department of Defense to develop a technique for treating prostate cancer with nanotechnology.
Northeastern’s Maura Iversen wins national recognition for her research on rheumatic diseases and patient behavior
Professor emeritus has been nominated for a European Inventor Award for designing an environmentally friendly turbine.
Junior Jose Orozco, who aims to cure disease by studying stem cells, was awarded the scholarship for outstanding academic achievement.
Junior Matthew Cournoyer was recently named a Truman Scholar for his leadership qualities and commitment to public service.
From the unbounded applications of network science to the costs and benefits of health-care support in Bolivia, student researchers display their projects, and some come up winners.