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May 24, 2021

Data from Smartwatches Can Help Predict Clinical Blood Test Results

Long-term data gathered from wearables can quicky indicate illness and other abnormalities in a patient’s health

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June 10, 2021

Cells Construct Living Composite Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Initial demonstration builds drug delivery system that protects the gut microbiome from antibiotics

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June 08, 2021 | Duke Today

$100 Million to Advance Duke Science and Technology Research

The Duke Endowment of Charlotte, N.C., is supporting Duke University’s efforts to expand its faculty in computation, materials science and the resilience of the body and brain by completing the second phase of a $100 million investment. This is the largest award Duke University has ever received.

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