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Coulter program helps launch BioE technologies toward clinical impact

Medical test and drug development technologies from UW Bioengineering have spun out into start-ups Nexgenia and Nanosurface Biomedical, with Coulter's help.

By | March 19th, 2015|

Coulter Program helps launch BioE technologies toward clinical impact (Part 2 of 2)

This May marks the 10th anniversary of the UW’s Coulter Translational Research Partnership in Biomedical Engineering, which has helped propel dozens of UW inventions from the lab toward clinical use. We profile one of Coulter’s recent successes: a platform for growing cardiac cells for drug toxicity testing. Researchers in BioE’s Deok-Ho Kim’s lab developed the technology, which was recently spun out to the start-up NanoSurface Biomedical.

By | June 2nd, 2015|

Student’s smartphone apps connect remote populations to health care, help

Undergraduate student Krittika D’Silva, dual major in UW Bioengineering and Computer Science, builds apps for global health and to help those in developing regions.

By | March 18th, 2015|

UW BioE alum Michael Kellen brings open source ideals to bioscience

UW Bioengineering alumnus Michael Kellen of Sage Bionetworks works to bring open-source software technology and culture to the medical research community.

By | March 18th, 2015|

Making good: Desire to help others inspires diverse research

What do at-home disease test kits, neuroscience and the fit of artificial limbs share in common the researchers’ dedication to serving the public good and improving health. We talk with three researchers about the motivations for their work and the impact it stands to make.

By | December 15th, 2014|

Mike Averkiou, innovator of clinical ultrasound technologies, joins UW Bioengineering faculty

Mike Averkiou knows a thing or two about bringing worlds together. He’s lived half his [...]

By | December 15th, 2014|

Shear force: new hire Gianluca Interlandi seeks to unlock the secrets of blood clotting

New UW Bioengineering research assistant professor Gianluca Interlandi studies the molecular function of blood proteins involved in hemostasis and clotting.

By | December 15th, 2014|

Programming in Paper

Inside the Yager lab's at-home medical test kit is a two-dimensional paper network of switches [...]

By | December 15th, 2014|

Spring 2014 UW Bioengineering eNews

In this issue:  Chair's Letter - Note to Graduates - Features - News Briefs - [...]

By | June 4th, 2014|

Advanced 3-D imaging technique maps micro blood flow in real-time

UW Bioengineer Ruikang Wang’s non-invasive method for imaging vascular health holds promise for better diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of diseases.

By | June 10th, 2014|