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About The Thread
Living Machines is a NEET thread that focuses on the areas of biotech and medical devices. The projects spanning the three years cover a variety of cutting-edge research topics including body-on-chip technologies, the microbiome, DNA data storage, quantum computing for biology, and microfluidics.
Most importantly, you will be part of a diverse and interdisciplinary community of undergrads, faculty, and industry partners where you will establish long-term personal and professional relationships.
Join 30 scholars from 5 different majors across the Schools of Engineering and Science
Work on cutting-edge interdisciplinary projects at MIT labs
Gain valuable technical, lab and communication skills
Become part of a rich intellectual community
Earn a NEET Living Machines certificate from the School of Engineering
Get access to the LM Research Lab and Community Space
Curriculum focuses on new machines that will address social needs of the future.
Three years of project work yield NEET students an experimental model of the human gut—and preparation for their postgraduation goals
Women’s health advocate, Top Chef host and executive producer, and MIT visiting scholar Padma Lakshmi tours campus, speaks on endometriosis.