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Health Sciences and Technology - Ph.D. / Sc.D.

 

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  • Reticker-Flynn, Nathan Edward (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013)
    Cancer metastasis is the underlying mechanism of 90% of cancer-related deaths, yet few therapeutics exist that directly target it. Part of this scarcity is attributable to a general lack of knowledge with regards to the ...
  • Gibson, William J., Ph. D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    Cancer is a Darwinian evolutionary process in which rounds of mutation and selection lead to increasingly fit clones. Understanding how cancers evolve and in particular how they form lethal metastases is critical to informing ...
  • Kirchner, Rory (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    RNA-sequencing is a sensitive method for inferring gene expression and provides additional information regarding splice variants, polymorphisms and novel genes and isoforms. Using this extra information greatly increases ...
  • Siddiqui, Meena (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    Optical coherence tomography (OCT) allows label-free, three-dimensional imaging of tissue structure. Current implementations of OCT can either image over long depth ranges at slow imaging speeds, or over limited depth ...
  • Spatz, Jordan Matthew (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    A human mission to Mars will be physically demanding and presents a variety of medical risks to crew members. It has been recognized for over a century that loading is fundamental for bone health, and that reduced loading, ...
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