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November 12, 2018

The Long Overdue Science of Phlegm

Researchers show why coughing can’t force mucus free from airways to help people battle cystic fibrosis and chronic bronchitis, and how new treatments could alter mucus to make coughing more therapeutic.


November 08, 2018

2019 BRiDGE RFA for Expertise and Space in the Chesterfield Building

Applications are being accepted until November 30, 2018

Students present a needle localizer project

October 24, 2018

A Showcase for BME Design

Student designs take center stage at the BME biannual event

Machine Learning Seminar: Estimating a manifold from noisy samples

4:00 pm | Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330

Presenter: Yariv Aizenbud, Tel Aviv University

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Media Coverage

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Gizmodo | November 16, 2018

New Mucus Study Could Hold the Key to Clearing Your Phlegm

Featuring Michael Rubeinstein

The Chronicle | November 5, 2018

Duke researchers create 'Frankenstein protein' that can heal wounds

Featuring Stefan Roberts

Salon | October 22, 2018

Futuristic Organ-on-a-Chip Technology Now Seems More Realistic Than Ever

Featuring Samira Musah

Duke BME Magazine

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The Design Issue | Featured Content

A Year of Real-World Design

Centered on collaboration with Duke Medicine clinicians, Duke BME's re-imagined design course challenges students to design solutions to real patients' problems

A Path for Post-Grad Success

An industry-focused BME Design Fellowship prepares students for jobs after graduation

From Cell Cultures to Mass Markets

Mike Lynch's design course adds an entrepreneurial flair to the standard design formula

Design on a Global Scale

From Uganda to Guatemala, Duke BME design projects make an impact that extends beyond the classroom

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