Northeastern opens Waters Center of Innovation

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity hosted a ribbon-​​​​cutting cer­e­mony on Wednesday to com­mem­o­rate the new home of the Waters Lab­o­ra­tory at 140 The Fenway. The lab, des­ig­nated as a Waters Center of Innovation, […]

Cancer-​​detection nets entrepreneurial award

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.

Engineering capstone offers independence to physically disabled

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.