Aaron Kyle Featured

June 30, 2022

Aaron Kyle: Exploring New Methods to Diversify and Strengthen Engineering Education

New faculty member Aaron Kyle hopes to expand and enhance the biomedical engineering design programs for students inside and outside Duke

A woman is in front of the OCT system. It takes images of her eyes.

August 04, 2021

Robotic Scanner Automates Diagnostic Imaging in the Eye

By removing the need for highly trained technicians, the imaging tool could make it easier to diagnose eye diseases outside of specialized clinics

Microscopic images of fluorescent cells

August 03, 2021 | Duke Center for Advanced Genomic Technologies

New Mice Enable CRISPR-based Epigenome Editing in Living Animals

Researchers have developed two new transgenic mouse lines that will enable broad studies into gene regulation

female student in clean room suit at microscope

July 15, 2021

New Undergrad Certificate Offers Experience in Materials Science and Engineering

Duke’s newest undergraduate certificate program covers fundamentals at the intersection of physics, chemistry and engineering

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July 12, 2021

Xilis Raises $70 Million Series A Financing to Advance Diagnostic and Drug Discovery

The financing will also support a development platform leveraging proprietary MicroOrganoSphere™ technology

A clear plastic scientific slide with channels throughout it

June 25, 2021

Test Distinguishes SARS-CoV-2 from Other Coronaviruses with 100% Accuracy

Platform could also predict COVID-19 case severity and immunity against variants

Timothy Dunn

June 22, 2021

Timothy Dunn: Tracking Movement to Decipher Brain Activity

New faculty member Timothy Dunn uses novel 3D behavior-tracking technologies to better understand how the brain works

Three male doctors stand around a patient who is getting her throat scoped

June 15, 2021 | Duke Global Health Institute

The $600 Medical Device That Could Help Doctors Detect Throat Cancer

Professor Bob Malkin helps students design flexible camera less than one-tenth the price of current options to save lives in Vietnam

Circular cells within a round tube

June 10, 2021

Cells Construct Living Composite Polymers for Biomedical Applications

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


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.

 Lamonte Aidoo, Mike Bergin, James Chappel, Joel Collier, Charmaine Royal and Harris Solomon

June 02, 2021 | Duke Today

Six New Bass Fellows Honored for Excellence in Research and Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching

Six Duke professors who have demonstrated excellence both in research and undergraduate education have been selected as the 2021 Bass Fellows