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August 30, 2021
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NIBIB selected three winning teams for designs that excel according to four criteria: the significance of the problem being addressed; the impact on clinical care; the innovation of the design; and the ideation process or existence of a working prototype.
August 13, 2021
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NIBIB-funded research drives progress in the diagnosis, treatment, and monitoring of middle ear infections.
August 13, 2021
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Bioengineers have developed biocompatible self-assembling “piezoelectric wafers,” which can be made rapidly and inexpensively to enable broad use of implantable muscle-powered electromechanical therapies.
August 3, 2021
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In Made of Stronger Stuff, psychologist Kimberley Wilson and doctor Xand van Tulleken learn how Jason became the first person in the world with a neural enabled prosthetic hand, and as a result, regained the sensation of touch in his fingers. Source: BBC Radio Podcast.
June 29, 2021
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Every year thousands of Americans, mostly over age 75, require replacement of their aortic valve. Now 3D printed patient-specific models of the aorta can aid presurgical planning and improve outcomes of minimally invasive valve replacement.
October 11, 2019
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Anew intubation assist device received the top prize in the Design by Biomedical Undergraduate Teams (DEBUT) challenge, a contest supported by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering and the nonprofit VentureWell.

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September 10, 2019
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A team of researchers has developed an innovative way to print therapeutics in 3D for regenerative medicine.
August 6, 2021
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NIBIB grantee Jordan J. Green, Ph.D., developed nanoparticles that can be biochemically engineered for therapies that can find and kill cancer tumors.
October 2, 2019
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A new study reveals how spontaneous changes in the molecular characteristics of tumors can lead to requiring treatment with several types of therapeutic drugs.
August 6, 2021
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Researchers developed nanoparticles that deliver chemotherapy drugs to tumors and inhibit the proteins that pump the therapeutic drugs out of the cell.