Translational Research

Translational research applies findings from basic science to enhance human health and well-being. In a medical research context, it aims to “translate” findings in fundamental research into medical practice and meaningful individual and population health outcomes.

Turing complete

A computer is Turing complete if it can solve any problem that a Turing machine can, given an appropriate algorithm and the necessary time and memory. When applied to a programming language, this phrase means that…

Turing Machine

A hypothetical device that manipulates symbols on a strip of tape according to a table of rules. Despite its simplicity, a Turing machine can be adapted to simulate the logic of any computer algorithm, and is…

Unpermissioned Ledgers

Unpermissioned ledgers have no single owner. It allows anyone to contribute data to the ledger and for everyone in possession of the ledger to have identical copies. Participants maintain the integrity of the ledger by reaching…

Xcelerate Solutions Project

Xcelerate Solutions Project creates innovative solutions that manage risk from individuals to systems, focusing on the personnel, physical and cyber infrastructure of the United States.

Tech Talk

  • MedRec MedRec is a product of the MIT Media Lab, and is focusing on a blockchain…