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April 02, 2020

Duke Leverages Cryo-Electron Microscope Facility in the Race for Coronavirus Vaccine

Despite most of campus being shut down, Duke Engineers are keeping an advanced electron microscope running to help find the coronavirus's Achilles heel

Sina Farsiu

April 01, 2020

Farsiu Elected to AIMBE College of Fellows

Honor represents top two percent of medical and biological engineers

Rohin Maganti

April 01, 2020

Pratt Junior Rohin Maganti Named Goldwater Scholar

Biomedical engineering major from Dallas helps lead Hindu Students Association

 Daniel Luo, Shreyas Hegde, Filippo Screpanti and Courtney Johnson together before social distancing precautions went into effect.

March 31, 2020

A Campaign About Wellness, A Lesson in Leadership

Looking for ways to maintain your mental and physical health in the time of coronavirus and social distancing? You could try some no-equipment workouts. Or visit a virtual museum. Or take some free online courses. Those are just a few of the wellness resources you will find from [...]

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March 30, 2020

Data at a Distance

Like a lot of other folks, stay-at-home scientists find themselves working in the company of pets and children

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March 26, 2020

Remote Doctoral Defenses Bring Surprising Benefits

Duke Engineering PhD candidates experience the bright side of having to shift to online dissertation defenses

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March 24, 2020

Engineering Classes Move Online

Duke Engineering faculty members are quickly innovating new ways of delivering their coursework online

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March 12, 2020

Heat and Light Create Never-Before-Seen Biocompatible Microparticles

Innovative manufacturing technique can create new types of microparticles for applications such as drug delivery, diagnostics and tissue engineering

Microporous annealed particle scaffold engineered to treat skin tissue

March 06, 2020

Segura Receives Three NIH R01 Grants to Engineer Materials for Brain and Skin Repair

With more than $6 million in funding, Tatiana Segura will explore how to use biomaterials to heal damaged brain tissue after stroke and skin tissue after injury

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February 20, 2020

Faster. Stronger. Smarter.

Artificial intelligence is shaping the future of eye care—and Duke is leading the way

Nimmi Ramanujam

February 19, 2020

"Cervical Cancer Revolution” Proposal Among Top 100 for MacArthur $100 Million Grant

Duke biomedical engineer Nimmi Ramanujam’s plan aims to close the cervical cancer inequity gap and catalyze a new model of women-centered health care

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