With Kenneth Rainin Foundation Innovator Award, Kim Takes Bioinspired Approach to Personalized Crohn’s Disease Treatment
- Wednesday, 24 August 2016 11:39
Professor Hyun Jung Kim will use a gut-on-a-chip system to determine if fecal microbiota transplantation is an effective treatment for Crohn's disease.
- Tuesday, 19 July 2016 16:53
Salma Ayoub, a graduate student working with Professor Michael Sacks, has been awarded a 2016 BMES Innovation & Career Development Award.
- Monday, 11 July 2016 14:43
The Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) recognizes Professor Nicholas Peppas with the Pritzker Distinguished Lecture Award. According to BMES, the award “recognizes outstanding achievements and leadership in the science and practice of biomedical engineering.”
- Thursday, 07 July 2016 11:36
Thomas Yankeelov thinks cancer research could benefit from a new approach: treating the disease like a math problem.
- Wednesday, 22 June 2016 11:02
The Department of Biomedical Engineering has received a $51,580 academic development grant from the Cockrell School of Engineering to optimize design lab education for undergraduate students.
- Tuesday, 21 June 2016 12:00
Professor Michael Sacks has received a $2.2 million National Institutes of Health grant to develop the first detailed computer simulations of how to improve bioprosthetic heart valves’ durability.
- Wednesday, 08 June 2016 15:25
Graduate students from Department of Biomedical Engineering won two awards at this year’s Biomaterials Day, hosted by The University of Texas at San Antonio on June 3.
- Thursday, 02 June 2016 14:26
The University of Texas at Austin welcomes Dan Puperi who will join the Department of Biomedical Engineering as a lecturer teaching undergraduate design lab courses beginning in the summer of 2016.
- Wednesday, 01 June 2016 15:27
Researchers have discovered a correlation between aging and the effectiveness of T-cells. Older people have T-cells that are less effective at fending off the hepatitis C virus.
- Tuesday, 24 May 2016 13:50
The Department of Biomedical Engineering welcomes the Class of 2016 into the UT Austin BME alumni family.
- Wednesday, 11 May 2016 16:35
Professors Aaron Baker and Chong Xie are creating advanced neural interfaces to help patients with peripheral nerve injury or amputated limbs.
- Tuesday, 10 May 2016 10:25
She will begin her appointment as department chair, professor and the holder of the Fletcher Stuckey Pratt Chair in Engineering at UT Austin on Aug. 1, 2016