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PhysOrg
Automating DNA origami opens door to many new usesof the object, and then decides how it should be assembled from DNA, according
Automating DNA origami opens door to many new uses
PhysOrg / Posted 8 hours ago
of the object, and then decides how it should be assembled from DNA, according to Mark Bathe, an associate professor of biological engineering at MIT, who led the research. "The paper turns the problem around from one in which an expert designs... Read more
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The Advocate
Ceremony held to unveil new Kingdom Park in DonaldsonvillePitts, pastor of the church. The project had a goal of raising $50,000 to help
Ceremony held to unveil new Kingdom Park in Donaldsonville
The Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
Pitts, pastor of the church. The project had a goal of raising $50,000 to help build the park and raised $100,036.14. LSU biological engineering students designed the park based on drawings by students from Donaldsonville Primary and Lowery... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Eight CU Buffs lacrosse players named to MPSF all-academic teamwhile finishing second with 13 assists. DeWinter, a junior from Parker, has a
Eight CU Buffs lacrosse players named to MPSF all-academic team
Colorado Daily / Posted yesterday
while finishing second with 13 assists. DeWinter, a junior from Parker, has a 3.91 GPA and is majoring in chemical and biological engineering. She played in nine games as a reserve midfielder, recording two goals and one assist for three... Read more
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Colorado Daily
CU Buffs' Benner, Saarel gain academic all-district track honors5,000-meter title two weeks again in Seattle. Benner, who owns a 3.93 grade-po
CU Buffs' Benner, Saarel gain academic all-district track honors
Colorado Daily / Posted yesterday
5,000-meter title two weeks again in Seattle. Benner, who owns a 3.93 grade-point average while majoring in chemical and biological engineering, has earned a pair of All-American honors during her sophomore season. Saarel, a Salt Lake City, Utah... Read more
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PhysOrg
Engineers discover a new gatekeeper for lightnanoelectronic circuits," said Edward Furlani, Pogrebnyak's co-author and a UB
Engineers discover a new gatekeeper for light
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
nanoelectronic circuits," said Edward Furlani, Pogrebnyak's co-author and a UB professor in the Departments of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Electrical Engineering. A key advantage that Bloch wave resonance offers: It enables the blocking... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Engineers discover a new gatekeeper for lightnanoelectronic circuits,” said Edward Furlani, Pogrebnyak’s co-author and a UB
Engineers discover a new gatekeeper for light
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted yesterday
nanoelectronic circuits,” said Edward Furlani, Pogrebnyak’s co-author and a UB professor in the Departments of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Electrical Engineering. A key advantage that Bloch wave resonance offers: It enables the blocking... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Know the warning signs of kidney diseasegot his new kidney in 2001 it was like winning the lottery. "I consider these
Know the warning signs of kidney disease
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
got his new kidney in 2001 it was like winning the lottery. "I consider these little organs an incredible marvel of biological engineering. They're like the environmental agency of the body that keeps everything in balance," he said. "Okay... Read more
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PhysOrg
Single-step hydrogen peroxide production could be cleaner, more efficientto replace more environmentally harmful oxidants such as chlorine," says Tony P
Single-step hydrogen peroxide production could be cleaner, more efficient
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
to replace more environmentally harmful oxidants such as chlorine," says Tony Plauck, a doctoral student in chemical and biological engineering at UW-Madison and first author of the study. Scientists first proposed a single-step procedure to... Read more
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PhysOrg
A guide to CRISPR gene activationFaculty Member James Collins, Ph.D., who also is the Termeer Professor of Medic
A guide to CRISPR gene activation
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Faculty Member James Collins, Ph.D., who also is the Termeer Professor of Medical Engineering & Science and Professor of Biological Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)'s Department of Biological Engineering and Norbert... Read more
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Eye Witness News
A new way to map the genes behind diseasesof many complex traits,” says Laurie Boyer, the Irwin and Helen Sizer Career De
A new way to map the genes behind diseases
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
of many complex traits,” says Laurie Boyer, the Irwin and Helen Sizer Career Development Associate Professor of Biology and Biological Engineering at MIT and one of the senior authors of the study. This strategy could also shed light on many other... Read more
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PhysOrg
Liquid order: Fluid self-organizes into structure that controls cell growth and healthinternal structure despite being made entirely of liquid. Far right: Brangwynne
Liquid order: Fluid self-organizes into structure that controls cell growth and health
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
internal structure despite being made entirely of liquid. Far right: Brangwynne, an assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering, is shown with, from left, lab members Marina Feric and Lian Zhu, Ph.D. candidates; and Tiffany... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB researchers are making injectable medicine saferand staff authors on the paper are Paschalis Alexandridis, UB Distinguished Pro
UB researchers are making injectable medicine safer
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 8 days ago
and staff authors on the paper are Paschalis Alexandridis, UB Distinguished Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences; and Javid Rzayev, associate professor, and Dinesh K.... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB spinoff Abcombi Biosciences lands coveted spot in Toronto incubatorof the inaugural group of startups at JLABS @ Toronto,” says Abcombi CEO Charle
UB spinoff Abcombi Biosciences lands coveted spot in Toronto incubator
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 11 days ago
of the inaugural group of startups at JLABS @ Toronto,” says Abcombi CEO Charles Jones, who received a PhD in chemical and biological engineering from UB last year. “Connecting our Buffalo headquarters to this one-of-a-kind incubator program will... Read more
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PhysOrg
Confined-space manure ventilation design tool to save lives on farmsspaces, is the culmination of a decade of research by a team of scientists in P
Confined-space manure ventilation design tool to save lives on farms
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
spaces, is the culmination of a decade of research by a team of scientists in Penn State's Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering. The results have been published in five journal articles, and an American Society of Agricultural and... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Body of student found in Portuguese riverAlexander Utev was living in Beeston but had travelled to Lisbon in August 2014
Body of student found in Portuguese river
Nottingham Post / Posted 13 days ago
Alexander Utev was living in Beeston but had travelled to Lisbon in August 2014 for the last stage of his PhD in biological engineering at the University of East Anglia. The 25-year-old had graduated in biochemistry from the University... Read more
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The Lovell Chronicle
LHS Top of the Class | Six receive top academic honors at Lovell High Schoolare (l-r) Metya McArthur, Jaclyn Caldwell and Savanna Savage. Nichols plans to
LHS Top of the Class | Six receive top academic honors at Lovell High School
The Lovell Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
are (l-r) Metya McArthur, Jaclyn Caldwell and Savanna Savage. Nichols plans to attend Utah State University and major in biological engineering and eventually work with prosthetics and artificial organs. Salutatorians Jaclyn Caldwell is the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Caltech researchers discover new potential cause for Crohn's diseasebacteria to promote immune health," says the study's first author, Hiutung Chu,
Caltech researchers discover new potential cause for Crohn's disease
News-Medical-Net / Posted 17 days ago
bacteria to promote immune health," says the study's first author, Hiutung Chu, a postdoctoral scholar in biology and biological engineering at Caltech. "Typically, the signals from these beneficial commensal microbes promote anti-inflammatory... Read more
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Mashable
Researchers create invisible 'second skin' to help erase wrinkles and woundslike the real thing. “It’s kind of like an invisible Spanx that you could put
Researchers create invisible 'second skin' to help erase wrinkles and wounds
Mashable / Posted 18 days ago
like the real thing. “It’s kind of like an invisible Spanx that you could put on skin,” said Robert Langer, professor of biological engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a co-author on the study, which is published today... Read more
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PhysOrg
When beneficial bacteria knock but no one is homebacteria to promote immune health," says the study's first author, Hiutung Chu,
When beneficial bacteria knock but no one is home
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
bacteria to promote immune health," says the study's first author, Hiutung Chu, a postdoctoral scholar in biology and biological engineering at Caltech. "Typically, the signals from these beneficial commensal microbes promote anti-inflammatory... Read more
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NBC News
Did These Researchers Invent a Facelift in a Bottle?at almost the same time. First the science. The research was led by Robert Lan
Did These Researchers Invent a Facelift in a Bottle?
NBC News / Posted 18 days ago
at almost the same time. First the science. The research was led by Robert Langer, a prolific inventor who heads a biological engineering lab at MIT. Writing in the journal Nature Materials, the team said they searched databases for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Three Nigerians Nominated for Africa Innovation Prize 2016Biomedical Engineering at the University of Cape Town (UCT). Kit is a Fellow of
Three Nigerians Nominated for Africa Innovation Prize 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Biomedical Engineering at the University of Cape Town (UCT). Kit is a Fellow of the International Academy for Medical and Biological Engineering. Design architecture and learning platforms Dr. Youssef Rashed, Egypt: The Plate Package... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
Class of 2019 declares B.S.E. concentrationseasily. Another department which experienced a slight decrease in concentrator
Class of 2019 declares B.S.E. concentrations
Daily Princetonian / Posted 18 days ago
easily. Another department which experienced a slight decrease in concentrators was the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, which had 50 students declare CBE, in comparison to last year’s 52, according to Bogucki. The Class... Read more
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PhysOrg
Finding Zika one paper disc at a timesaid Collins, who is a Wyss Core Faculty member, and Termeer Professor of Medic
Finding Zika one paper disc at a time
PhysOrg / Posted 21 days ago
said Collins, who is a Wyss Core Faculty member, and Termeer Professor of Medical Engineering & Science and Professor of Biological Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)'s Department of Biological Engineering. Building... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Georgia student stabbed to death while trying to help womenWilliams, head of Fort Valley State’s department of engineering technology and
Georgia student stabbed to death while trying to help women
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Williams, head of Fort Valley State’s department of engineering technology and associated professor of agricultural and biological engineering. “Donnell cared more about other people than he did about himself,” Williams said in the university’s... Read more
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Daily Mail
Georgia student stabbed to death while trying to help womenWilliams, head of Fort Valley State's department of engineering technology and
Georgia student stabbed to death while trying to help women
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Williams, head of Fort Valley State's department of engineering technology and associated professor of agricultural and biological engineering. 'Donnell cared more about other people than he did about himself,' Williams said in the university's... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Georgia student stabbed to death while trying to help womenWilliams, head of Fort Valley State's department of engineering technology and
Georgia student stabbed to death while trying to help women
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
Williams, head of Fort Valley State's department of engineering technology and associated professor of agricultural and biological engineering. "Donnell cared more about other people than he did about himself," Williams said in the university's... Read more
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PhysOrg
Squished cells could shape design of synthetic materialssystems," says Nicholas Abbott, MRSEC director and John T. and Magdalen L. Sobo
Squished cells could shape design of synthetic materials
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
systems," says Nicholas Abbott, MRSEC director and John T. and Magdalen L. Sobota and Hilldale Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering. "This is a model, trying to recreate some of the properties of bacteria to understand, in a simpler... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
Students to present their independent work during Princeton Research Daygraduate students and postdoctoral researchers from all disciplines will be pre
Students to present their independent work during Princeton Research Day
Daily Princetonian / Posted 23 days ago
graduate students and postdoctoral researchers from all disciplines will be presenting at the event, from Chemical and Biological Engineering, to Anthropology and Sociology. Director for the Office of Undergraduate Research Pascale Poussart,... Read more
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Business Wire
BEAT BioTherapeutics Announces Scientific Presentation at American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy Annual MeetingHe is an Established Investigator of the American Heart Association, and a Fell
BEAT BioTherapeutics Announces Scientific Presentation at American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy Annual Meeting
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
He is an Established Investigator of the American Heart Association, and a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE). The ASGCT meeting will be held at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, DC. Dr.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Method stabilizes, enhances phosphoreneengineering, and George Schatz, the Charles E. and Emma H. Morrison Professor o
Method stabilizes, enhances phosphorene
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
engineering, and George Schatz, the Charles E. and Emma H. Morrison Professor of Chemistry and professor of chemical and biological engineering, also co-authored the paper. In recent years, phosphorene has captured attention as a powerful... Read more
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Colorado Daily
CU honors student-athletes for academic achievementsHenrik Gunnarsson, Sr., skiing (3.688 GPA, business-finance & accounting) • Cl
CU honors student-athletes for academic achievements
Colorado Daily / Posted 1 months ago
Henrik Gunnarsson, Sr., skiing (3.688 GPA, business-finance & accounting) • Clare Wise, Sr., skiing (3.880 GPA, chemical & biological engineering) • Mandy Ortiz, Jr., cross country & track (3.967 GPA, integrative physiology) • Michaela Wenning,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Controlling RNA in living cells: Modular, programmable proteins can be used to track or manipulate gene expressionof RNA generation, for example, or of the translation of RNA to proteins," says
Controlling RNA in living cells: Modular, programmable proteins can be used to track or manipulate gene expression
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
of RNA generation, for example, or of the translation of RNA to proteins," says Edward Boyden, an associate professor of biological engineering and brain and cognitive sciences at the MIT Media Lab. "This could have broad utility throughout... Read more
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The Advocate
Community column for April 22, 2016to a research-based master’s or doctoral degree in science or engineering. Fel
Community column for April 22, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
to a research-based master’s or doctoral degree in science or engineering. Fellows from LSU are: Mollie Smoak, senior in biological engineering and member of the Ogden Honors College from Lafayette, plans to attend graduate school at Rice... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Caltech researchers map out pathways of neurons responsible for Parkinson's motor impairmentswith Parkinson's disease. The work--from the laboratory of Viviana Gradinaru (
Caltech researchers map out pathways of neurons responsible for Parkinson's motor impairments
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
with Parkinson's disease. The work--from the laboratory of Viviana Gradinaru (BS '05), assistant professor of biology and biological engineering--was published on April 20 in the journal Neuron. In patients with Parkinson's disease, gait... Read more

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