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On the Cusp of a COVID-19 Vaccine

Delivering mRNA into cells could hold the key to the realization of an urgent quest.

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Inventing Nanomachines Powered by Nature

Brandeis lands another multimillion-dollar Materials Research Science and Engineering Center award.

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Age-Related Cognitive Decline Is Linked to Trauma

Living through trauma may have a negative impact on older adults’ cognitive functioning, says study co-author Margie Lachman.