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A light assay used in the new cancer treatment moving toward clinical trials

September 26, 2017

Light-Based Cancer Therapy Moves Through Clinical Trials

A major interdisciplinary collaboration led by Duke CTSI yields a novel cancer therapy using light-activated compounds

The 2017 Great American Eclipse during totality

August 23, 2017

Lessons from the Great American Eclipse

CEE’s Mark Borsuk discusses how the 2017 eclipse challenged our engineered systems

Tatiana Segura

August 22, 2017

Tatiana Segura: Promoting Healing and Healthy Tissue

New faculty member Tatiana Segura engineers substrates to help the body heal itself

Duke Engineering+Medicine Campus

August 21, 2017

2017 DCI & BME Joint RFA for Oncology Research in Biomedical Engineering

The Duke Cancer Institute and Duke Biomedical Engineering announce a joint funding opportunity to support pilot projects at the intersection of oncology and biomedical engineering.

The SMIF Undergraduate User Program provides Duke students with hands-on experience working with specialized equipment for fabrication, characterization, and imaging of micro- and nanoscale objects.

August 21, 2017

Duke Undergrads Explore Nanoscience Research

A unique program gives Duke undergraduates hands-on experience working with specialized equipment for fabrication, characterization, and imaging of micro- and nanoscale objects.

gold nanostars under electron microscope

August 17, 2017

Gold Nanostars and Immunotherapy Vaccinate Mice Against Cancer

New treatment cures, vaccinates mouse in small proof-of-concept study

Amanda Randles

August 16, 2017

Randles Named an MIT Technology Review Innovator Under 35

Her research is attempting to model how blood, particles and cells travel through our veins and arteries

Kevin Fraser

August 15, 2017

Kevin Fraser Named North Carolina’s First Tau Beta Pi Laureate

Electrical and computer engineering graduate first North Carolina student to earn the distinction

imatsci call

August 15, 2017

Materials Research Society Announces First Innovators for 2017 iMatSci Innovator Showcase

Two materials-based startups based on technology developed at Duke University were selected to demonstrate their products at the iMatSci Innovator Showcase

progeria patients

August 14, 2017

Artificial Blood Vessels Mimic Rare Accelerated Aging Disease

Lab-grown blood vessels provide platform for studying premature aging syndrome and other rare diseases

George A. Truskey

August 10, 2017

Truskey Reappointed as Senior Associate Dean for Duke Engineering

George A. Truskey has been reappointed as senior associate dean of the Pratt School of Engineering for a four-year term, serving through June 30, 2021. In this role, Truskey provides overarching leadership for research advancement and space planning at Pratt, while leading additional strategic [...]

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