Translation News

Wyss software licensed for hospital
bedside data collection

Bedside data–acquisition software developed by the Wyss will be commercialized by a recently formed startup company, MediCollector LLC. The announcement follows a worldwide license agreement between Harvard’s Office of Technology Development (OTD) and MediCollector


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From the Newsroom

    • anopheles

      Safeguarding the
      greater good

      Wyss Institute Technology Development Fellow Kevin Esvelt, Ph.D., has co-led an international consensus of 26 scientists to recommend several concrete safeguards to prevent synthetic gene drives from accidentally escaping the lab and impacting the world's shared ecosystems

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  • robots jumping

    Robotic insect mimics Nature's extreme moves

    By analyzing the natural mechanics of the water strider that enable it to launch off water's surface, an international team of Seoul National University and Harvard researchers have emulated this extreme form of locomotion in novel robotic insects

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Media Coverage




  • Nanopatch

    Needle-Free Vaccine Delivery

    August 6, 2015

    Mark Kendall, Professor from the University of Queensland, will discuss the particular challenges that hold back vaccines within the developing world and potential solutions under development. Specifically, he will discuss the translation of the Nanopatch, from bench to bedside

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We've won a Webby Award!

Wyss Institute is proud to announce our win in the 2012
Webby Awards in the Science category.