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May 25, 2016 BioEngage Symposium: Imaging technologies for precision cancer treatment

UW Bioengineering will hold a special symposium on May 25, 2016 to explore imaging technologies that can potentially deliver on the promise of precision cancer treatment.

By | April 14th, 2016|

Wendy Thomas selected for 2016 UW Distinguished Teaching Award

UW Bioengineering Associate Professor Wendy Thomas was selected for a 2016 UW Distinguished Teaching Award. This award recognizes Dr. Thomas's outstanding teaching and mentoring, excellence in research, selfless contributions to service at UW and beyond, and her efforts to champion inclusion.

By | March 29th, 2016|

Scientific American: Paper diagnostic tests could save thousands of lives

Paul Yager and other researchers are developingfast, inexpensive, highly sensitive and simple disease testing technology that anyone can use, anywhere, without needing access to power, running water or special equipment. The devices could lead to faster treatment, limit spread of infectious disease, save hundreds of thousands of lives and reduce the cost of health care.

By | March 29th, 2016|

UW Bioengineering eNews Winter/Spring 2016

In this issue: Innovation and Impact | Featured Publications | Bioengineers in the News Have feedback? Contact the [...]

By | March 15th, 2016|

(Recap) BioEngage Symposium: Molecular Recognition and Immunotherapies

At BioEngage's second full-day symposium, students, faculty and industry partners from local biotechnology companies presented short talks focusing on applications and technologies in the field of molecular recognition and immunotherapies.

By | February 26th, 2016|

Patrick Stayton named Distinguished Career Professor of Bioengineering

Boldly pursuing the forefront of molecular engineering and nanotechnology, Patrick Stayton embodies UW Bioengineering’s mission to invent the future of medicine.

By | March 14th, 2016|

Charles Murry’s winding path to the forefront of stem cell science

UW professor of pathology, bioengineering and medicine/cardiology Charles Murry's career led him from medical school to a PhD and back again, to his current work at the forefront of cardiac stem cell science and engineering.

By | March 9th, 2016|

Students win $7,500, Second and Third Place prizes at UW Health Innovation Challenge

Two UW Bioengineering student teams won $7,500 and the Second and Third Place prizes at [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|

Controlled Release Society to hold Dr. Allan Hoffman Recognition Event & Reception

The Controlled Release Society (CRS) Board of Directors extends a cordial invitation to an evening of celebration in honor of Dr. Allan Hoffman, UW Bioengineering Professor Emeritus the recipient of the 2016 CRS Foundation Award.

By | March 9th, 2016|

TAxI peptide shuttles protein cargo into spinal cord

Drew Sellers, Suzie Pun and collaborators have demonstrated that a small peptide called TAxI, or Targeted Axonal Import, shows promise as a treatment strategy for ALS and other notoriously difficult to treat motor neuron diseases.

By | February 17th, 2016|