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June 8, 2020
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To counter drug resistance, scientists must engineer new drugs to kill mutated cancer cells or pathogens. Now, Penn State engineers have developed a new approach for predicting which mutation has expanded the most in a population and should be targeted to design the most effective new drug.
April 3, 2020
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Grace C.Y. Peng, Ph.D., Director of the NIBIB Program in Mathematical Modeling, Simulation and Analysis, has been elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE College of Fellows).
March 15, 2021
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A new deep learning technique constructs better macroscopic medical images of cells and tissues at ultra-fast speeds.
June 29, 2021
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A million Americans with injury or age-related disabilities need someone to help them eat. Now engineers have taught a robot to pick up food with a fork and gingerly deliver it to a person’s mouth.
September 3, 2019
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NIBIB-funded engineers are designing aortic heart valve replacements made of polymers rather than animal heart tissues. The goal is to optimize valve performance and enable increased use of a minimally-invasive method for valve replacement over open heart surgery.
December 3, 2020
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FDA approves first-in-human trial for neural-enabled prosthetic hand system developed at FIU.
September 6, 2019
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Using a larger dataset than for any previous human movement study, National Institutes of Health-funded researchers at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, have tracked physical activity by population for more than 100 countries. Their research follows on a recent estimate that more than 5 million people die each year from causes associated with inactivity.
October 2, 2019
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Researchers have developed a computer model that will aid in the design of nanocarriers.
December 3, 2020
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NIH-funded team has created a new simulator that allows clinicians to gain practice on a mannequin before trying it on patients for complicated ultrasounds.
October 2, 2019
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A team of researchers have created a 'liver on a chip,' a model of liver tissue that replicates the metabolic variations found throughout the organ.