Navigation Content
University of Wisconsin - Madison College of Engineering

Icon: RSS feed.

Healthcare News

  1. Medical Engineering team makes foray into microfluidics

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

  3. Team to develop new MRI platform

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

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

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

  7. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

  8. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  9. New imaging agent provides better picture of the gut

  10. Chicago investors flock to Madison start-ups

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

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

  13. Ashton, Saha receive Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

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

  15. New advancements in arthritis research

  16. Asthma treatment and research breakthroughs

  17. Novel collaboration links pharmaceutical expertise in Wisconsin, Taiwan

  18. A big boost for innovation

  19. Faster, safer method zaps tumors with great success

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

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

  22. Murphy joins editorial board of biomaterials journal

  23. Sridharan to develop ODS fuel cladding

  24. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

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

  26. Williams' research featured in web teaching tool

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

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

  29. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

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

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

  32. Stem cell advance yields mature heart muscle cells

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

  34. Beebe and partners to develop new cancer analysis method

  35. Sound Engineering: Improving the catheter

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

  37. Engineers named Vilas Associates

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

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

  40. Reflections on innovation

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

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

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

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

  45. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  46. BME grad students shine in 100-Hour Challenge

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

  48. A paradigm-shifting step in stem cell research

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

  50. UW researchers develop device to improve life after stroke

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

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

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

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

  55. CQPI team hopes to prevent VTE

  56. Echometrix technology helps humans and horses

  57. Exploring home health environments with virtual reality

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

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

  60. Beebe and collaborators to study breast cancer drug efficacy

  61. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  62. Gong receives NIH grant for cancer biology research

  63. Authors suggest systems approach can transform healthcare

  64. Innovative solar cell structure stores and supplies energy simultaneously

  65. Chen wins funding for virtual reality home rehabilitation device

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

  67. Award to fund Wiegmann project on medical evacuations

  68. Brennan joins national health IT working group

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

  70. Chemical engineer receives prestigious Korean honor

  71. Lynn, Shusta earn American Chemical Society awards

  72. Palecek to receive PNAS paper honor

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

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

  75. Three faculty among UW-Madison Kellett award recipients

  76. Li earns 3M faculty award

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

  78. What proteins say about cell behavior

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

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

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

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

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

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

  85. New projects for CQPI

  86. A model for personalized breast cancer screening decisions

  87. Madison company Echometrix gets OK to sell ultrasound technology

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

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

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

  91. $800K for Radwin study of repetitive motion injury

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

  93. The language of stem cells, decoded

  94. Mobile apps may help prevent substance abuse relapses

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  102. BME grad student earns best poster award

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

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

  105. Researchers advance understanding of fibril inhibitors for diabetes therapy

  106. Smallest tools could yield biggest results in bone repair

  107. Materials engineer applies education to stem cell challenges

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

  109. European Commission funds cloud computing initiative begun at UW

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

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


  112. Biomedical undergrads take second place in inventor competition

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

  114. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

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

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

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

  118. Morgridge Institute researchers release first educational game

  119. CHESS receives $9.5 million to help older adults

  120. New technology could stamp out bacteria in persistent wounds

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

  122. Fast fix: Bioactive coatings promote cell growth

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

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

  125. Tongue-stimulation research focuses on multiple sclerosis

  126. Engineers team up with Trek for cycling research

  127. Confronting toxic blue-green algae in Madison lakes

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

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

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

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