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  1. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  2. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

  3. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

  4. Chicago investors flock to Madison start-ups

  5. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

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

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

  9. New advancements in arthritis research

  10. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  11. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  12. A big boost for innovation

  13. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

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

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

  16. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

  17. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  18. Sridharan to develop ODS fuel cladding

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

  20. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

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

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

  23. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

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

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

  26. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

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

  28. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  29. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

  30. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

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

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

  34. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

  38. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

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

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

  41. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

  42. A paradigm-shifting step in stem cell research

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

  44. UW researchers develop device to improve life after stroke

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

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

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

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

  49. CQPI team hopes to prevent VTE

  50. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  51. Exploring home health environments with virtual reality

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

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

  54. Beebe and collaborators to study breast cancer drug efficacy

  55. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  56. Gong receives NIH grant for cancer biology research

  57. Authors suggest systems approach can transform healthcare

  58. Innovative solar cell structure stores and supplies energy simultaneously

  59. Chen wins funding for virtual reality home rehabilitation device

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

  61. Brennan joins national health IT working group

  62. Award to fund Wiegmann project on medical evacuations

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

  64. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

  65. Lynn, Shusta earn American Chemical Society awards

  66. Palecek to receive PNAS paper honor

  67. Three faculty among UW-Madison Kellett award recipients

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

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

  70. Li earns 3M faculty award

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

  72. What proteins say about cell behavior

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

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

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

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

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

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

  79. New projects for CQPI

  80. A model for personalized breast cancer screening decisions

  81. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

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

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

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

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

  86. $800K for Radwin study of repetitive motion injury

  87. The language of stem cells, decoded

  88. Mobile apps may help prevent substance abuse relapses

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  96. BME grad student earns best poster award

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

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

  99. Researchers advance understanding of fibril inhibitors for diabetes therapy

  100. Smallest tools could yield biggest results in bone repair

  101. Materials engineer applies education to stem cell challenges

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

  103. European Commission funds cloud computing initiative begun at UW

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

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


  106. Biomedical undergrads take second place in inventor competition

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

  108. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

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

  112. Morgridge Institute researchers release first educational game

  113. CHESS receives $9.5 million to help older adults

  114. New technology could stamp out bacteria in persistent wounds

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

  116. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

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

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

  119. Tongue-stimulation research focuses on multiple sclerosis

  120. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  121. Confronting toxic blue-green algae in Madison lakes

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

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

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

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