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Soft Exosuit Powers Along

Wyss Institute Core Faculty member Conor Walsh and his team were awarded a DARPA contract to further develop the biologically inspired Soft Exosuit


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  • asthma-on-a-chip


    Team lead by Wyss Institute Core Faculty member Kit Parker develops an airway muscle-on-a-chip that could pave the way for patient-specific asthma treatments Read more

  • Soft Robots

    Soft robotics toolkit

    Team led by Wyss Institute Core Faculty members George Whitesides, Robert Wood and Conor Walsh develop a soft robotics ‘toolkit’ Read more

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  • TEDxBoston


    Oct 2, 2014

    Wyss Institute Core Faculty member George Whitesides will take attendees at TedxBoston on a biochemical journey through the universe in search of the conditions that spark life

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We've won a Webby Award!

Wyss Institute is a winner of the 2012 Webby Awards in the Science category.