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Lingchong You, the Paul Ruffin Scarborough Associate Professor of Engineering at Duke

December 05, 2018

Distinguishing Resistance from Resilience to Prolong Antibiotic Potency

Defining pathogen responses to first-line antibiotics could prolong their usefulness

2017 BRIDGE RFA

December 03, 2018

2019 BRiDGE RFA for Expertise and Space in the Chesterfield Building

Applications are being accepted until November 30, 2018

hand holding packet

November 26, 2018

Multimedia Feature: This Petite Pouch Packs a Punch

The Pratt Pouch—a small, almost weightless, foilized packet similar to a ketchup packet—preserves a single dose of antiretroviral medicine for up to a year.

device peels mucous off a surface to measure adhesive strength

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.

Students present a needle localizer project

October 24, 2018

A Showcase for BME Design

Student designs take center stage at the BME biannual event

An engineering student works on the IV project for the First-Year Design Experience

October 24, 2018

A Prototype Becomes a Paradigm

Duke Engineering's new design course challenges first-year students to create solutions to real-world problems

The Pratt Pouch preserves antiretroviral medications for up to 12 months. The novel medicine packaging method has received wide acclaim, including recognition from WHO and USAID.

October 24, 2018

Design on a Global Scale

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

BME Design Fellows Deepthi Nacharaju and Gregory Goldman work on various projects during their internship at Blur Product Development in Research Triangle Park

October 24, 2018

A Path for Post-Grad Success

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

October 24, 2018

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 poster from Mike Lynch's design course, where one student team attempted to create a depot to release drugs to treat tuberculosis.

October 22, 2018

From Cell Cultures to Mass Markets

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

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