Featured News

New publication featured in MIT News!

Tiny magnetic beads produce an optical signal that could be used to quickly detect pathogens” Read the full article here (August 2023)

Tadesse Lab to collaborate on grant to advance nanosensors to diagnose pediatric pneumonia

Find out more in the Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research article here (August 2023).


  • Tadesse Lab presents at ACS FAll 2023 (August 2023)
  • Marissa wins the NSF GRFP award to support 3 years of her study and provide access to an amazing network of scholars. Congratulations Marissa! We are so proud of you!! (April 2023)
  • PhD Student Marissa McDonald (HST MEMP) joins Tadesse Lab! Welcome 😀 (Jan 2023)
  • Tadesse Lab officially started at MIT MechE and Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard (Jan 2023)



    • Loza named Forbes 30 under 30 Healthcare 2022. View her profile. (Dec 2021)
    • Tadesse Lab will join MIT MechE in 2023! (June 2021)