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VIC at Myopia Hunt Club 2017

Polo, a sport originating in ancient Persia, has been played for over two thousand years. The name derives from the word “pulu”, which means “ball” in Balti, a Tibetic language…

August 4, 2017 With No comments

A new device can revolutionize vaccine adjuvant technology

To maximize vaccine efficiency, chemical and/or biological substances are used as immunologic adjuvants to increase the body’s immune response to the vaccine. A new class of vaccine adjuvant, namely laser…

April 10, 2017 With No comments

The importance of recording research – insights from the meeting with LabArchives

Back in 2002 there was a big scandal that involved the notorious German physicist Jan Hendrik Schön which shocked the physics community. He rose to prominence after publishing several works…

April 4, 2017 With No comments

Dr. Satoshi Kashiwagi at VIC receives 2016 DOM Innovation Pilot Grants from the MGH Medicine Innovation Program

Dr. Satoshi Kashiwagi, a Principal Investigator at VIC, receives 2016 DOM Innovation Pilot Grant. This award is created by the Medicine Innovation Program to accelerate the development and introduction of…

September 12, 2016 With No comments

Utah Zika Diagnosis Raises Questions of How the Disease Can Spread

By Anastasia Artamonova On Tuesday, the CDC announced that a Utah caretaker appears to have become infected with the Zika virus apart from the currently known means of exposure, which…

July 22, 2016 With No comments