Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard


Making genetic prediction models more inclusive

October 31, 2023

MIT computer scientists developed a way to calculate polygenic scores that makes them more accurate for people across diverse ancestries.

Caroline Uhler named SIAM Fellow for 2023

April 3, 2023

In the award announcement, SIAM noted that Uhler is being honored for her “fundamental contributions at the interface of statistics, machine learning, and biology”.

A method for designing neural networks optimally suited for certain tasks

March 31, 2023

With the right building blocks, machine-learning models can more accurately perform tasks like fraud detection or spam filtering.