Robyn Langevin, Solomon Muche, Caleb Perez, Nuttada Panpradist and Ty Youngblood selected for Husky 100 Class of 2018

Five UW Bioengineering students have been named to the third annual class of the Husky [...]

By | May 20th, 2018|

Undergraduate and graduate students receive 2018 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Seven UW Bioengineering undergraduate and graduate students have received 2018 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate [...]

By | April 8th, 2018|

“Neural Engineering Tech Studio” students invent technologies with potential to make real-world impact

In the BioE course "Neural Engineering Tech Studio", undergraduate and graduate students team up to brainstorm solutions that address problems experienced by people living with sensory impairment, cognitive challenges and other sensorimotor conditions.

By | March 25th, 2018|

With new ‘shuffling’ trick, researchers can measure gene activity in single cells

UW Bioengineering Ph.D. student Charles Roco is co-lead author on a paper published Mar. 15 in Science that reports on SPLiT-seq — or Split Pool Ligation-based Transcriptome sequencing — a new method to classify and track different types of cells in tissue sample.

By | March 15th, 2018|

2018 Bioengineering Graduation Celebration

The 2018 Department of Bioengineering Graduation Celebration will be held on Friday, June 8th in Hogness Auditorium. All BIOE students who will be graduating Autumn 2017, Winter 2018, Spring 2018 or Summer 2018 are eligible to participate.

By | February 28th, 2018|

A-Alpha Bio, OLA Simple win top prizes at 2018 Hollomon Health Innovation Challenge

BioE teams A-Alpha Bio and OLA Simple received the first and second place prizes, and $25,000 of startup funding, at UW's 2018 Holloman Health Innovation Challenge

By | March 13th, 2018|

UW Bioengineering 50/20 Anniversary Signature Event, May 21-22

For 50 years, UW Bioengineering has engineered better health for a boundless future. Join us [...]

By | February 27th, 2018|

New study abroad program in Nepal to explore clinical needs and technology solutions for global health

UW BioE's new exploration seminar "Bioengineering Nepal: Technology Development for Global Health" will introduce students to needs, solutions and challenges that impact health care delivery.

By | January 25th, 2018|

New endowed scholarship established in honor of revered BioE administrator

This year, an anonymous UW Bioengineering alumna generously donated the required funding to establish a new endowed scholarship in honor of Kelli Jayn Nichols. Nichols served the BioE department from October 2000, until her retirement in June 2016 as Director of Academic Services.

By | December 8th, 2017|

Ph.D. student Charles Roco advances single-cell RNA sequencing with NIH, Fred Hutch grants

With Split-Pool Ligation-based Transcriptome sequencing, or SPLiT-seq, Charles Roco aims to address the affordability, accessibility and scalability of current single-cell RNA sequencing techniques.

By | December 7th, 2017|