David H. Koch (1962) Institute Professor; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
MIT engineers led by Assistant Professor Giovanni Traverso and Professor Robert Langer have devised a way to speed up the development of new drugs by rapidly testing how well they are absorbed in the small intestine.
A new light-sensitive material developed by MIT researchers including Assistant Professor Giovanni Traverso and Robert Langer could eliminate some of the endoscopic procedures needed to remove gastrointestinal devices.
Researchers including Assistant Professor Giovanni Traverso and Robert Langer have designed a new coated drug capsule that can carry insulin or other protein drugs and protect them from the harsh environment of the gastrointestinal tract.
CORNELL UNIVERSITY-ENDOWED COLLEGESB.Sc.
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (MIT)D.Sc.