News

Fri, 12/16/2011

A new approach to analyzing electrocardiograms--a ubiquitous test of the heart's electrical function--could predict who is most likely to die after a heart attack. Researchers at MIT found that measuring how much the shape of the electrical waveform varies from beat to beat identifies high-risk...

Thu, 09/29/2011

Researchers from MIT CSAIL, the University of Michigan, Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston and Harvard Medical School have developed a new tool that can more accurately determine risk of death in patients who have suffered a heart attack. Results of the study could prove life saving for the...

Wed, 01/26/2011

Former lab member Zeeshan Syed, now an Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, was recently awarded an National Science Foundation CAREER grant for his research project, "Computationally Generated Biomarkers." The CAREER grant is one of NSF's most prestigious awards, conferred...