Biotechnology

Northeastern’s MS in Biotechnology is a Professional Master of Science (PSM) program, an innovative, non-thesis graduate degree. It combines advanced interdisciplinary training in biotechnology, biology, chemistry, and pharmaceutical sciences with the development of high-value business skills critical to success in today’s dynamic workplace.

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Biotechnology Degree and Certificate Programs

Taught by respected faculty of dedicated academics and seasoned industry professionals, the program combines rigorous interdisciplinary academics with practical hands-on lab work and real world, industrial co-op assignments through Northeastern’s signature experiential learning program.

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What Can Ballet Dancers Teach Us About Balance?

Biology Professor Dagmar Sternad takes a deeper look at the human body's ability to balance.
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Six Northeastern Professors Named to List of ‘Highly Cited Researchers’ Around the Globe

Six Northeastern University professors have been featured in the "The 2018 Highly Cited Researchers" list, which ranks researchers around the world who have produced papers that come in at the…
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To Fix Big Problems in Medicine, He’s Thinking Smaller

Thomas Webster, a chemical engineering professor at Northeastern, believes that medicine can do more to help Americans live longer.
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Feb 25th, 2019
Dr. Aaron Whiteley of Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Harvard Medical School presents: Bacterial cGAS-like Enzymes at the Host-Pathogen Interface https://connects.catalyst.harvard.edu/Profiles/display/Person/151326
Mar 11th, 2019
Dr. Ali Zomorodi of Bioinformatics Program, Boston University presents: Unraveling metabolic circuits behind the games that microbes play at genome-scale resolution http://people.bu.edu/alizom/Home.html