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New Phase of Microbiome Research

November 23, 2020 | Our pilot funding awardee discusses his work interrogating the microbiome to find answers about disease.

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Five Questions with David Friedman

November 12, 2020 | The medical director of clinical research at Massachusetts Eye and Ear discusses his innovative work to treat glaucoma and his recent pilot award from Harvard Catalyst.

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Eyes on the Prize

August 11, 2020 | Harvard Catalyst awards five pilot grants for vision-related research.

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Building a Successful C/T Research Career

July 16, 2020 | Webinar series trains aspiring clinical and translational researchers in communications, leadership, and mentoring.

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How Massachusetts Became First in Nation to Contact Trace

July 9, 2020 | Behind-the-scenes efforts at Harvard University lead to large-scale contact tracing in Massachusetts.

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Five Questions with Georg Gerber

April 24, 2020 | Our pilot grant awardee discusses his research as a microbiome computational biologist and how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting his work.

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Boston Startup Rolls Out Online Tool To Screen For Coronavirus

March 13, 2020 | Buoy Health's online symptom-checking tool could help screen for coronavirus. Our faculty lead for Biomedical Informatics, Isaac (Zak) Kohane, weighs in.

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Opportunities for Innovation: Using Technology to Enable Healthy Aging

June 13, 2019 | Harvard Catalyst course sheds light on medical trends and innovations in technology to support the aging population.

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