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May 29, 2020

Duke Launches Graduate Certificate in AI for Product Innovation

Designed for working professionals, the new program's online classes start in August 2020

The COVIAGE tent is a portable isolation chamber that protects medical workers treating patients with COVID-19.

June 01, 2020

Engineering Student Works with Team Designing Isolation Chamber for COVID-19 Patients

This article originally appearing on the website of the Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative: Max Sondland E’20 was on spring break when he learned of the changes Duke was implementing for the remainder of his final semester at Duke in response to the COVID-19 pandemic—changes that [...]

Daniel Reker

May 29, 2020

Daniel Reker: Using Machine Learning to Explore New and Existing Therapies

New faculty member Daniel Reker uses active machine learning to analyze and design new drug therapies for use against cancer and infectious diseases

Duke BME Magazine

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The Research Issue | Featured Content

Engineering Biology for Medicine Inaugural Conference Held at Duke

The new conference hosted by Duke Biomedical Engineering, Nature Biomedical Engineering and Nature Medicine created a collaborative environment to share innovative research

Zooming in on Neuronal Behavior

With novel approaches to studying neurons, Yiyang Gong and Michael Tadross seek to understand the body’s most complicated organ

Big Ideas on a Small Surface

George Truskey and Shyni Varghese use custom lab-on-a-chip technologies to create novel models of tissues, organs and diseases

The Evolution of Genetic Engineering

A Q&A with Charles Gersbach

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