The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded grants to MIT’s Ariel Furst and Fan Wang, through its High-Risk, High-Reward Research program. The NIH High-Risk, High-Reward Research program awarded 85 new research grants to support exceptionally creative scientists pursuing highly innovative be
The MIT Microbiology Graduate PhD Program is an interdepartmental and interdisciplinary program representing all aspects of microbiological research. There are over 50 faculty from various MIT departments and divisions who study or use microbes in significant ways in their research.Learn More
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MIT Integrative Microbiology Initiative Seminar Feb 05, 2024 Monday Feb 05, 2024 Room 68-180 4:00 PM
Please join us for the MIT Integrative Microbiology Initiative Seminar! Monday, February 5, 2024, 4-5 pm 68-180 Pizza and drinks provided Nicholas Bergman, PhD Director, National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center (NBACC)
MIT Integrative Microbiology Initiative Seminar December 11, 2023 Monday Dec. 11, 2023 Room 68-180 4:00 PM
Please join us for the MIT Integrative Microbiology Initiative Seminar! Monday December 11, 2023, 4-5 pm 68-180 Pizza and drinks provided Professor Jesse Bloom Fred Hutch Cancer Center Title: Interpreting the Evolution of SARS-CoV-2
Microbiology at MIT Learn more about the microbiology program, research areas, and our impact on life sciences, energy, and more!
Graduate Program The Microbiology Graduate PhD Program is an MIT-wide program that is designed to provide students with broad exposure to modern areas of microbiology and depth in the chosen area of thesis work.
Faculty & Research There are more than 50 participating faculty in the MIT Microbiology graduate program, from several different science and engineering departments and divisions.