October 06, 2016
Multi-university consortium nabs $8.6 million to build the world’s first three-dimensional, fully functional heart patch
September 16, 2016
Researchers have devised a method for computers to autonomously and quickly diagnose malaria with clinically relevant accuracy.
September 12, 2016
Duke’s Data+ program explores the connection between type 2 diabetes and pancreatic cancer in the Duke electronic medical record
August 23, 2016
Engineering student Vinay Nagaraj uses his experience hacking cochlear implants to land an internship designing wearables to improve children’s language skills.
August 01, 2016
Yiyang Gong, assistant professor of biomedical engineering at Duke University, has been selected to receive a 2016 Vallee Young Investigator Award. The award recognizes “extraordinary accomplishments and future promise” by providing $250,000 to further basic biomedical research projects to four [...]
August 01, 2016
A handheld retina imaging device will gather detailed structural information about the eyes of infants and toddlers for the first time.
July 25, 2016
Ashutosh Chilkoti, the Theo Pilkington Professor and chair of biomedical engineering at Duke University, has been listed among the most cited researchers in materials science and engineering by Elsevier Scopus Data. The highly cited researchers or scholars are either the corresponding author or the [...]
June 24, 2016
Warren Grill has been named the Edmund T. Pratt Jr. School Professor of Biomedical Engineering, effective July 1, 2016. The Pratt School Professorship is designated for an individual who is addressing one of the National Academy of Engineering’s Grand Challenges for Engineering, and Grill’s [...]
June 14, 2016
Inspired by her little brother’s chronic illness, biomedical engineering student Rhianna Lee ’16 sets out to find a cure—and helps some of Durham’s disabled workers along the way.
June 07, 2016
Real-time view of enteric nervous system provides new way to study gastrointestinal disorders