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January 08, 2018

Engineers Grow Functioning Human Muscle from Skin Cells

First functioning human muscle grown from induced pluripotent stem cells holds promise for cellular therapies, drug discovery and studying rare diseases

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January 16, 2018

Students Connect Engineering and Entrepreneurship in Technology and Design Pathway

Engineering Innovation helps fill out one of the pathways to an Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate

Students from Roger Nightingale's design class at the BME Design Symposium

December 13, 2017

Student Designs Take Center Stage at BME Design Symposium

From teaching aids for reproductive health to cost-effective safety gear, the second annual celebration showcased student innovation

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Nature | December 21, 2017

Gene Editing Staves Off Deafness in Mice

Featuring Charles Gersbach

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The Engineer | November 29, 2017

Interview: Ravi Bellamkonda, Dean of Duke University’s Pratt School of Engineering

Featuring Ravi Bellamkonda

Duke BME Magazine

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The Global Impact Issue | Featured Content

Engineering a New Narrative

Duke biomedical engineers are creating novel tools geared towards women's health to address global health disparities

Collaboration Across Continents

Challenging students to design solutions with global communities in mind

Five Days of Fieldwork

Biomedical engineers travel to Liberia to try out a new diagnostic test for malnutrition

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