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The image shows a small fluorescent protein that emits and absorbs light that penetrates deep into biological tissue. Here, it indicates inflammation in a living mouse liver. The inset shows the molecular and chemical structure of the protein, miRFP718nano. Featured

December 05, 2022

Small Glowing Protein Allows Researchers to Peer Deeper Into Living Tissues

Proteins that emit longer wavelengths of near-infrared light help create detailed, hi-res biomedical images

April 06, 2014

Q&A: Duke's Heileen Hsu-Kim

Hsu-Kim is a professor leading a phenomenal early career in geochemistry

April 06, 2014

The Pratt Pouch: A Duke innovation Treats HIV in the Developing World

The pouch, comparable in size and shape to a ketchup packet, preserves medication

April 06, 2014

Labs on Chips

Talking Microfluidic Biochips with Duke ECE Professors Krishnendu Chakrabarty and Richard Fair

April 06, 2014

A View from the Inside: Exploring the Latest Ultrasound Techniques

Duke's Kathy Nightingale aims to transform how the world of ultrasound imaging interfaces with the human condition

April 03, 2014

Piecing Together a Time Capsule to Mars

A Duke University junior is leading a cohort of students from across the nation on a mission to Mars—and she’s hoping the rest of the world will join them for the journey

April 03, 2014

Adrian Bejan Awarded Honorary Doctorate from French University

Adrian Bejan, the J.A. Jones Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Duke, has been awarded a Doctorate Honoris Causa—or honorary doctorate degree—by the INSA de Lyon (Institut National des Sciences Appliquees), one of France’s leading universities.

March 31, 2014

Self-Healing Engineered Muscle Grown in the Laboratory

Strong, lab-grown muscle is the first to heal itself after animal implantation

March 27, 2014

Duke, NC State Co-Host National Engineering Forum Regional Dialogue

Article courtesy of the National Engineering Forum

March 25, 2014

Catheter Innovation Destroys Dangerous Biofilms

New design from Duke engineers could reduce threat of infection from millions of urinary catheters

March 18, 2014

New Lens Design Drastically Improves Kidney Stone Treatment

Duke engineers design a modified lens for shock wave machines