Programmers At Play

Cambridge-based startup licenses Root, an interactive, remote-controlled robot to teach coding in the classroom

Driving Engagement

Root’s interface is designed to pique the interest of students at all levels. X

Seeking Better Cancer Treatments

Two Harvard scientists to receive $4.5M support for research connecting the microbiome with oncology

Improving Outcomes

The missing ingredients for cancer immunotherapy may be found in the gut X

Platform for Rapid Innovation

New agreement between Harvard and Facebook streamlines research collaborations

Driven by Curiosity

The new agreement facilitates the interactions and collaborations that arise from intellectual cross-pollination. X

Transforming Stem Cell Transplants

Startup licenses technologies that could transform treatment of blood diseases, immune disorders

Magenta Therapeutics

The startup is cofounded by stem cell scientist Professor David Scadden. X