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December 04, 2020

Advancing Deep Tissue Imaging through Photonic Highways

A collaborative team of researchers from Duke BME and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine were among 13 teams to receive funding for novel imaging projects

Ravi Bellamkonda, left, and Jeff Glass

February 16, 2021

Bellamkonda Named Provost at Emory; Glass to Serve as Interim Dean

Ravi Bellamkonda, the dean of the Pratt School of Engineering since 2016, will depart Duke in June to serve as the provost and executive vice president at Emory

George Truskey

February 08, 2021

Truskey Receives 2021 Chris Jacobs Award for Excellence in Leadership

George Truskey was recognized for his numerous contributions to the cellular and molecular bioengineering community

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January 22, 2021

Exercising Muscle Combats Chronic Inflammation On Its Own

Exercising lab-grown human muscle autonomously blocks the damaging effects of interferon gamma

Karis Boyd-Sinkler

January 15, 2021

Boyd-Sinkler Named Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion for Duke Engineering

Beginning in March 2021, Karis Boyd-Sinkler will advance diversity, equity, inclusion and community across Duke Engineering

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January 14, 2021

At Duke, the Future of Pathology Lies in AI

Duke Engineering and the Duke School of Medicine have joined forces to create a new Division of Artificial Intelligence and Computational Pathology

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January 13, 2021

The Cancer Microbiome Reveals Which Bacteria Live in Tumors

Researchers clean up data to identify the bugs better

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December 17, 2020

Developing Low-Cost Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscopes to Combat Diabetic Retinopathy

Hafeez Dhalla is using materials science and 3D printing to develop a new instrument for eye imaging that can combat a common cause of adult-onset blindness

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December 01, 2020

CRISPR Tagging Improves Accuracy Of Model Cells Grown From Stem Cells

Novel method identifies which master controllers of gene activity are essential to making adult cells of any type

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November 19, 2020

Twenty-One Graduate Students Earn External Fellowships

Highly competitive national awards will help 21 new and returning Duke Engineering graduate students conduct research on campus

Charles Gersbach, David Mitzi, David Smith, Mark Wiesner

November 18, 2020

Four Duke Engineers Recognized as Most Cited

Four Duke Engineers are included in the most highly-cited list this year. Their scholarly publications are viewed as important and influential by their peers.

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