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Students create solutions to neural engineering problems at 2017 CSNE Hackathon

Video: Q13 Fox Seattle coverage of the 2017 CSNE Hackathon. UW’s CSNE (Center for Sensorimotor [...]

By | February 23rd, 2017|

M.S. student Eric Juang receives poster award at 22nd European Symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging

Master of Science student Eric Juang won the poster award at the 22nd European Symposium on Ultrasound Contrast Imaging, held Jan. 19-20 in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

By | February 23rd, 2017|

Ph.D. alum’s startup aims to freeze your cells – and help you regrow your body later

UW Bioengineering Ph.D. program alumnus Alex Jiao’s startup Silene Biotech wants to help you to grow a new heart or liver – in case those organs fail later in life.

By | February 21st, 2017|

UW among nationwide research centers to discover autism biomarkers in infancy

Researchers from the nationwide Infant Brain Imaging Study Network, including UW BioE adjunct faculty Stephen Dager, have discovered biomarkers for autism spectrum disorders among high-risk infants.

By | February 16th, 2017|

Director of Finance and Administration Ruth Woods nominated for UW Distinguished Staff Award

UW Bioengineering's Director of Finance and Administration Ruth Woods has been nominated for a UW Distinguished Staff Award. The Distinguished Staff Award highlights UW staff who display a commitment to UW and a passion for their work that never rests.

By | February 9th, 2017|

Global research impact: College of Engineering interviews Ph.D. student Nuttada Panpradist about her HIV diagnostics work

The UW College of Engineering published an interview with Nuttada Panpradist, a fourth year Ph.D. student in Associate Professor Barry Lutz's lab who is developing an instrument-free device that can detect HIV infection, drug resistance and viral load. Nuttada talks about her path to research in BioE, and inspiration to pursue better health care worldwide.

By | February 7th, 2017|

Facile fabrication of tissue-engineered constructs using nanopatterned cell sheets and magnetic levitation

Nisa Penland, Eunpyo Choi, Mikael Perla, Jungyul Park and Deok-Ho Kim. Nanotechnology, Volume 28, Number 7 (2017). The researchers describe a novel method for fabricating scaffold-free tissue-engineered constructs using thermoresponsive nanofabricated substrates (TNFS) and magnetic levitation.

By | February 3rd, 2017|

Deok-Ho Kim’s scaffold-free tissue engineering method featured in Nanotechweb.org article

In a recent paper published in Nanotechnology, UW Bioengineering Assistant Professor Deok-Ho Kim and colleagues describe a novel method for fabricating scaffold-free tissue-engineered constructs using thermoresponsive nanofabricated substrates (TNFS) and magnetic levitation.

By | February 3rd, 2017|

Bioengineers with UW’s ISCRM lead educational outreach event at Mill Creek Middle School

The event marked the third year the UW Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine visited Mill Creek Middle School to lead activities designed to teach students about science and health.

By | January 18th, 2017|

Deok-Ho Kim receives $1.7M NIH R01 to develop tissue engineered human neuromuscular junctions for modeling axonal neuropathy

In this project, Dr. Kim and colleagues will apply novel stem cell and tissue engineering strategies to investigate underlying etiology of a common debilitating peripheral neuropathy (Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease; CMT).

By | January 13th, 2017|