NEWS & EVENTS
The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) honored eight NIBIB grantees for their significant accomplishments and innovation in medical and biological engineering at the AIMBE annual meeting held February 17-19, 2013 in Washington, DC. AIMBE fellows are nominated by their peers for their outstanding contributions in research, industrial practice and/or education, and represent the top 2% of the medical and bioengineering community. A total of 81 new Fellows were inducted this year.
NIBIB-funded research offers the convenience, speed, and savings of cloud-based computing, enabling neuroscientists to pay only for the computational power they need, and to scale the computational resources they require to the size of the research challenge at hand. Read the full article from PRWeb.
In a small study, researchers reported increased healthy tissue growth after surgical repair of damaged cartilage if they put a "hydrogel" scaffolding into the wound to support and nourish the healing process. Read the full article at ScienceDaily.com