Who knew this Brandeis scientist was a champion basketball player?

Biochemist Dorothee Kern plays a mean game of hoops. Watch her jump, shoot and assist against a bunch of guys half her age.

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Lurie Institute for Disability Policy spotlights healthcare inequities for women with intellectual disabilities

By Julian Cardillo ’14

Research by Heller School faculty and students shows that a large percentage of women with disabilities are not getting the cancer screenings they need. More »

Brandeis research group makes progress in the fight against ALS

By Lawrence Goodman

A Brandeis researcher found and fixed an abnormality in flies' nervous system, restoring their ability to crawl. Understanding what goes wrong inside nerve cells could have implications for human disease. More »

The wheels are turning – electrically – for Michael Burtov '02

By Jarret Bencks

The Brandeis alumnus is the founder of GeoOrbital, a start-up that’s getting ready to distribute its first batch of electric bicycle wheels. More »