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

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

  3. Team to develop new MRI platform

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

  5. NIH awards $1.5 million to company founded by alumnus

  6. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  7. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

  8. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

  9. Chicago investors flock to Madison start-ups

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

  11. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

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

  14. New advancements in arthritis research

  15. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  16. A big boost for innovation

  17. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  18. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

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

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

  21. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

  22. Sridharan to develop ODS fuel cladding

  23. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

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

  25. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

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

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

  28. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

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

  30. Ayse Gurses (PhD ISyE '05) among alumni association 40 Under 40

  31. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

  32. Alums giving back: A Q&A with two members of the ISyE alumi board

  33. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  34. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  35. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

  37. Grad support endowment fund enables engineer to help nursing homes

  38. Focus on new faculty: Kaibo Liu, making data translate in the real world

  39. Reflections on innovation

  40. UW-Madison student team takes on global health challenge in Hult Prize

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

  42. UW-Madison students chosen to compete for Hult Prize

  43. Engineering PhD student to present at international human-computer interaction convention

  44. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  45. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

  46. Engineer’s ingenuity connects MS patient with touchscreen device

  47. A paradigm-shifting step in stem cell research

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

  49. UW researchers develop device to improve life after stroke

  50. ‘Smart’ medical material aims to unfurl at 98.6 degrees

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

  52. Engineers explore ways to understand, outwit blood-brain barrier

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

  54. CQPI team hopes to prevent VTE

  55. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  56. Exploring home health environments with virtual reality

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

  58. Zhou and Brennan receive NSF grant to help asthma patients manage healthcare

  59. Beebe and collaborators to study breast cancer drug efficacy

  60. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  61. Gong receives NIH grant for cancer biology research

  62. Authors suggest systems approach can transform healthcare

  63. Innovative solar cell structure stores and supplies energy simultaneously

  64. Chen wins funding for virtual reality home rehabilitation device

  65. RFID advance to improve safety of nation’s blood supply

  66. Award to fund Wiegmann project on medical evacuations

  67. Brennan joins national health IT working group

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

  69. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

  70. Lynn, Shusta earn American Chemical Society awards

  71. Palecek to receive PNAS paper honor

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

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

  74. Three faculty among UW-Madison Kellett award recipients

  75. Li earns 3M faculty award

  76. Focus on new faculty: Ashton works to move medicine from treatment to cure

  77. What proteins say about cell behavior

  78. Carayon speaks at kickoff meeting of new joint healthcare/engineering initiative

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

  80. It's the stuff of dreams: Better healthcare at home

  81. Turning a rusty surgeon into a well-oiled machine

  82. With new high-tech materials, researchers aim to catalyze U.S. manufacturing future

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

  84. New projects for CQPI

  85. A model for personalized breast cancer screening decisions

  86. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

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

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

  89. $800K for Radwin study of repetitive motion injury

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

  91. Li earns NSF funding to improve rapid-response healthcare

  92. The language of stem cells, decoded

  93. Mobile apps may help prevent substance abuse relapses

  94. Network of neurons: A dynamic model of brain activity

  95. Collide and conquer: How blood cells sort themselves out

  96. Multidisciplinary team maps costs of participating in health information exchange

  97. High-tech silver dressings ward off infection in wounds

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

  99. In mouse trial, high-tech wound dressing fights infection

  100. Blood-brain barrier building blocks forged from human stem cells

  101. BME grad student earns best poster award

  102. New stem cell technique promises abundance of key heart cells

  103. UW-Madison spinoff company earns funding to improve unique wound-healing technology

  104. Researchers advance understanding of fibril inhibitors for diabetes therapy

  105. Smallest tools could yield biggest results in bone repair

  106. Materials engineer applies education to stem cell challenges

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

  108. European Commission funds cloud computing initiative begun at UW

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

  110. Grant funds effort to improve patient OR to ICU transitions


  111. Biomedical undergrads take second place in inventor competition

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

  113. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

  116. UW-Madison expert can discuss breakthrough in flexible electronics

  117. Morgridge Institute researchers release first educational game

  118. CHESS receives $9.5 million to help older adults

  119. New technology could stamp out bacteria in persistent wounds

  120. Drug courts test smart phone app to help addicted offenders

  121. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

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

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

  124. Tongue-stimulation research focuses on multiple sclerosis

  125. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  126. Confronting toxic blue-green algae in Madison lakes

  127. Back in circulation: Why certain polymers improve blood flow

  128. The chemistry of memory: New strategies for battling brain disease

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

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