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  1. UW-Madison ranks 4th in research expenditures

  2. Alumnus Shen Luo receives top honor from the College of Engineering

  3. Mackie honored as his latest startup shifts toward high gear

  4. Ma earns 2015 Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award

  5. BME Assistant Professor co-writes paper on the future implications of CRISPR technology

  6. Engineering alumni to receive top college honors at Oct. 16 Engineers' Day

  7. Compound doubles up on cancer detection

  8. GERS students bring science and engineering to underrepresented minority students in Madison

  9. Software piggybacks on electronic medical records, saves clinician time

  10. NIH Director’s Blog: If I only had a brain? Tissue chips predict neurotoxicity

  11. Students receive awards at biomechanics conference

  12. BME Associate Professor receives NIH grant to study valvular dysfunction

  13. Robertson signs ASEE pledge to promote diversity in engineering

  14. Scientific American: "Brain in a dish" could replace toxic animal tests

  15. Stem cell-derived ‘organoids’ help predict neural toxicity

  16. Wisconsin State Journal: UW-Madison study: 'Tissue chips' could screen drugs, chemicals

  17. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: UW scientists announce advances in testing drugs for safety

  18. Major commitment to elevate UW-Madison undergraduate engineering education

  19. U.S. News ranks college No. 14 for undergrad education

  20. Innovative cancer treatment machine: Still made in Wisconsin

  21. BME Professor appointed interim associate dean of the Graduate School

  22. Josh Medow: Critical care for the brain

  23. Digging into a biological tool patent

  24. Multidisciplinary group of researchers to study the microenvironment of cervical cancer cells

  25. Wireless microcamera clusters broaden laparoscopic imaging

  26. Researchers identify protein crucial for stem cell survival using editing tool CRISPR

  27. Wisconsin State Journal: UW-Madison opens science labs to rural Wisconsin students

  28. To India and back: BME design students motivated to reduce infant mortality

  29. Engineering students gain global perspective studying in China

  30. Lifting as they climb: Ferraro Family Scholarship helps undergrads help others

  31. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

  32. Gift to Morgridge Institute ‘Fab Lab’ to boost medical device innovations

  33. NIH funds Wan-Ju Li’s stem cell research

  34. Biomedical engineering instructor engages and inspires students, encourages diversity

  35. Students develop innovative devices through biomedical engineering design

  36. Biomedical engineers bring winning innovations to 2015 Burrill Competition

  37. Engineering students win 2015 Tong Design Award with modified Chinese finger trap

  38. Announcing some of our new faculty stars

  39. The future of internships is virtual

  40. Innovative BME design studio sets UW-Madison apart

  41. New test aids personalized cancer care

  42. Taking the long view on diversity in engineering

  43. Device to assist infant delivery wins Tong Award at BME Design Expo

  44. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Virtual home intended to break down walls in health care

  45. Catalyzing UW-Madison’s neuroengineering community

  46. Popular Science: Computer chips can now be made from wood

  47. Engadget: ‘Nano-paper' chips end up in compost heaps, not landfills

  48. What could a wood chip do? Advance could mean biodegradable computer chips

  49. Biodegradable computer chips created by UW, Forest Lab researchers

  50. Gizmodo: We can now make computer chips out of wood

  51. Focus on new faculty: Megan McClean, innovating cellular engineering with light

  52. Forbes: DARPA takes a stab at needle-free blood draws

  53. Many engineering students honored at chancellor’s undergraduate awards ceremony

  54. Traumatic brain injury research gets $4.5 million boost from the Department of Defense

  55. MIT Club of Wisconsin to honor Beebe, AquaMost

  56. Engineering Expo inspires K-12 students to explore engineering

  57. Simple sample: Federal grant advances pain-free blood tests from UW startup

  58. Morgridge Institute, UW partners select three postdoctoral fellows

  59. Omid Forouzan: Microfluidics allows for close study of virus-host interactions

  60. Xconomy: Tasso, GenTegra push ahead with DARPA-backed home blood-draw device

  61. The Guardian: Human genetic engineering demands more than a moratorium

  62. Cracking the (zip)code of neural cells

  63. Chesler and alum named AIMBE fellows

  64. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

  65. Texts used 'round the world: Webster continues to publish in retirement

  66. BME returning adult student wins campus-wide award

  67. Badger Herald: UW research will target how toxins affect the human body

  68. With new tools, researchers aim to broaden understanding of how toxins affect the body

  69. BME alum’s company raises $1.5 million from investors

  70. TCNL research featured in bestselling book

  71. UW-Madison engineers' knowledge, skills a boon to state and national employers

  72. College of Engineering helps WARF near the top in university patents

  73. Materials Today: Acta Biomaterialia selected in the Science Citation Index

  74. Beebe, team awarded $2.8 million grant to improve prostate cancer testing

  75. Wisconsin State Journal: 'Tissue chips' could replace animal studies, UW-Madison researchers say

  76. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

  77. Keeping track: Stem cell spare-parts inventory needed

  78. Mackie focuses future on entrepreneurship

  79. BME alum Domenech Garcia wins role model award

  80. BellBrook Labs and UW-Madison team awarded NCI contract to develop next generation cancer models

  81. Microtubes create cozy space for neurons to grow, and grow fast

  82. Two UW student teams are finalists in national inventors competition

  83. The Why Files: Stem cell advance

  84. Ma, Williams to collaborate on bioelectronics research

  85. The Daily Cardinal: UW-Madison senior Maria Estevez discusses women pursuing STEM fields

  86. Researchers to fight HPV-associated cancers

  87. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor alumni at Engineers’ Day

  88. Extreme Tech: Transparent optogenetic brain implants

  89. See-through sensors open new window into the brain

  90. DARPA: Atom-width graphene sensors could provide unprecedented insights into brain structure and function

  91. Spinoff SHINE Medical hits major funding milestone

  92. Elucent tracks down an improvement in breast-cancer treatment

  93. Understanding how ovarian cancer spreads

  94. Alliant Energy Foundation and UW System recognizes two UW-Madison engineers as outstanding students

  95. BME faculty honored by cellular and molecular engineering journal

  96. New program recognizes valuable contributions made by early-career scientists

  97. Fellowship allows BME grad students to find their passion

  98. American Society of Biomechanics awards Slane’s graduate work

  99. UW-Madison team developing 'tissue chip' to screen neurological toxins

  100. Recent BME grad receives young scientist award from ASB

  101. BME PhD student recognized with two awards

  102. Crone set to guide Graduate School into new era

  103. Medical Engineering team makes foray into microfluidics

  104. University spinoff aims to hit the mark precisely with brain-scanning tool

  105. Team to develop new MRI platform

  106. Sound Engineering: Spreading the benefits of stem-cell advances

  107. Biomedical engineers to collaborate on stem cell culture platform research

  108. Strong engineers, strong community

  109. New design lab is critical part of BME undergraduate education

  110. Chesler receives diversity honor

  111. Kreeger, Saha named "Young Innovators"

  112. Murrell receives NSF grant for cell research

  113. Big Picture Science: Replace what ails you

  114. To your health: Researchers explore what happens when heart cells fail

  115. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

  116. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

  117. Chicago investors flock to Madison start-ups

  118. UW-Madison researchers part of new cell manufacturing consortium

  119. Company co-founded by professor partners with Johnson and Johnson

  120. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

  121. Focus on new faculty: Michael Murrell, using photographs to understand mechanical forces in cells

  122. New advancements in arthritis research

  123. Crone named Society of Experimental Mechanics fellow

  124. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  125. Stem-cell advances may quell ethics debate

  126. UW-Madison College of Engineering up, loons down

  127. A big boost for innovation

  128. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  129. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

  130. UW-Madson College of Engineering gets $25 million research gift

  131. UW-Madison College of Engineering receives $25 million grant

  132. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

  133. UW-Madison engineers win in Governor's Business Plan Contest

  134. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  135. Biomedical engineers to study vascular network development in tissue scaffolds

  136. Anesthesia applicator device wins 2014 Innovative Minds Prize

  137. Biomedical engineers offer much-needed update for blood-sampling process

  138. Engineering students among Chancellor’s Undergraduate Awards winners

  139. Saha receives NSF CAREER Award to improve the genetic engineering of stem cells

  140. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

  141. Disposable timer could be a nurse's best friend

  142. Chesler graduates from ELATE program

  143. UV light-emitting bandage wins 2014 Qualcomm Innovation Prize

  144. UW-Madison researchers develop new technology to diagnose asthma

  145. The key to easy asthma diagnosis is in the blood

  146. Small scale, large potential: an expert weighs in on the future of microfluidics

  147. The present and future role of microfluidics in biomedical research

  148. UW-Madison engineering programs ranked highly in U.S. News and World Report

  149. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

  150. Aerogel offers greener method of absorbing oil from water

  151. New technology could make for cheaper, faster oil spill cleanup, UW researchers say

  152. "Greener" aerogel technology holds potential for oil and chemical clean-up

  153. Oil spill cleanup by sponge: Madison scientists tout tidy technology

  154. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  155. Two UW-Madison faculty named to National Academy of Engineering

  156. Engineers named Vilas Associates

  157. Reflections on innovation

  158. Researchers seek to understand the brain, boost batteries, improve patient care, and produce advanced biofuels

  159. While you were away: Catching up on a not-so-dead winter break

  160. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  161. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

  162. A paradigm-shifting step in stem cell research

  163. Perspective Wisconsin: Rhodes Scholar Drew Birrenkott

  164. Engineering World Health: A small but potent student group on a mission to save lives across the globe

  165. UW researchers develop device to improve life after stroke

  166. UW-Madison senior wins Rhodes Scholarship

  167. Printing without boundaries: Expanding uses for 3D printers

  168. Racine students explore engineering’s possibilities at UW-Madison

  169. Discovery sheds light on how changes in lungs can hurt the heart

  170. Biomedical engineer aims to mitigate older adults' risk of falls

  171. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  172. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor eight outstanding alumni

  173. Grant funds more individualized cancer therapy from a single blood draw

  174. Sound Engineering: The mystery of forces in living matter

  175. Tenure Track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor sought

  176. Beebe and collaborators to study breast cancer drug efficacy

  177. The BME and MS&E Departments welcomes new faculty member - Michael Murrell

  178. The BME Department welcomes new faculty member - Jeremy Rogers

  179. Sound Engineering: Fighting disease with optics

  180. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  181. BME call for fall design project ideas

  182. Gong receives NIH grant for cancer biology research

  183. Five questions ... about manufacturing systems engineering education

  184. Chen wins funding for virtual reality home rehabilitation device

  185. Team earns grant focused on reducing workplace injury, fatigue

  186. Our global footprint: How faculty, staff and student connections extend around the world

  187. Williams receives inaugural restorative neuroscience award

  188. Nimunkar awarded global scholarship honor

  189. Engineering students recognized for service and leadership

  190. Students in UW housing celebrate outstanding educators

  191. Cancer-screening software wins wireless competition

  192. Creative energy harvest and storage ideas top energy and sustainability competition

  193. Vanderheiden project receives $12 million for implementation in Europe

  194. Material screening method allows more precise control over stem cells

  195. Vanderheiden receives award for contributions to low vision work

  196. Seven engineers named UW-Madison Vilas Associates

  197. Virtual exertions research uses muscle activity to move virtual objects

  198. Chesler named ELATE fellow

  199. College, grad programs, in top-20 in U.S. News rankings

  200. Lynn, Shusta earn American Chemical Society awards

  201. Two engineers among UW-Madison Romnes Faculty Fellowship recipients

  202. Focus on new faculty: Kris Saha and the intersection of disease, data and public health

  203. Li earns 3M faculty award

  204. Video tool could help active workers avoid injury

  205. What proteins say about cell behavior

  206. Spotting ovarian cancer, before it's too late

  207. Tenure Track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor sought

  208. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

  209. The hand is the hook: With competition prizes, printable prosthetic moves closer to market

  210. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

  211. In new course, students will fight cholera in Sierra Leone

  212. Team to study link between BPD and adult heart disease

  213. Kreeger awarded $720K for ovarian cancer research

  214. Block earns support to investigate image-guided drug delivery

  215. Virtual internship program earns NSF support

  216. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

  217. Recovery at work: Treatment may end, but challenges persist for breast cancer survivors

  218. New interdisciplinary collaboration will develop coaching program for surgical excellence

  219. Bill Murphy named Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center co-director

  220. $800K for Radwin study of repetitive motion injury

  221. The language of stem cells, decoded

  222. UW-Madison, college, among top U.S. public universities

  223. Save the dates: Blended learning seminar series begins September 19

  224. The BME Department welcomes new faculty member - Kris Saha

  225. From summer abroad in China, students acquire a new view of the world

  226. Thomson lab lands $2.2 million NIH grant for human cellular modeling for drug testing

  227. Masters to participate in NAE symposium

  228. BME grad student earns best poster award

  229. UW-Madison biomedical engineering, pharmacy researcher earns international honor

  230. Cheap, printable prosthetic hand wins top prize at 2012 Innovation Days

  231. Smallest tools could yield biggest results in bone repair

  232. Materials engineer applies education to stem cell challenges

  233. Two projects to study cell-to-cell communications

  234. Biomedical engineer receives $2.5M Grand Challenges Point-of Care Diagnostics Grant

  235. Meyerand elected AIMBE fellow

  236. With careful thought, brain sensors connect neurons with actions

  237. Biomedical undergrads take second place in inventor competition

  238. Dielectric study awarded PMB citations prize

  239. Doctor's basement tinkering leads to development of intracranial pressure monitor

  240. Medow creates life-saving device for children with hydrocephalus

  241. Assistive technology expo showcases new engineering solutions for the disabled

  242. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

  243. Engineering alumni to receive top college honors at Oct. 14 Engineers' Day

  244. Innovation awards go to biochemist, micro-engineer at UW–Madison

  245. The cyborg in us all

  246. New study will explore impact of exercise on pulmonary hypertension

  247. Engineering innovations impress visitors at the Wisconsin State Fair

  248. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  249. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  250. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

  251. Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery facility opens on UW-Madison campus

  252. Less pain, more gain: Silver-lined bandages prevent infection and promote healing

  253. Blending engineering and the arts

  254. Tongue-stimulation research focuses on multiple sclerosis

  255. Breathing room: Technology idea will treat lung ailments

  256. UW-Madison students make 'genetic machines' for international competition

  257. Entrepreneur translates research into real-world health solutions

  258. College honors distinguished alumni at Oct. 8 Engineers' Day celebration

  259. May 7 biomedical engineering student invention expo to showcase real medical solutions

  260. CAREER award funds study of how estrogen-mimics affect cells

  261. Two UW-Madison alumni among top-10 Pop-Sci geniuses