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  • UVA Bioengineer Finds in Cellular Glue New Answers About Heart Attacks, Strokes

    Researchers have found answers about cardiovascular diseases in the cellular “glue” our bodies make to protect us from heart attacks and stroke.

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  • Winners Circle: Oranges Offer Appealing Solution to a Toxic Problem

    Kenneth Brown, this year’s 2024 UVERS winner, investigated the potential for a non-toxic solvent made from orange peels to be used in the production of ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene.

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  • Biomedical Engineer Evan Scott, Ph.D., Appointed to Direct UVA nanoSTAR

    Evan A. Scott, Ph.D., comes to UVA from Northwestern University, where he has conducted groundbreaking research into the use of tiny nanostructures to battle heart disease, cancer, glaucoma and more.

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  • Biomedical Engineering Alumni and AgroSpheres Co-Founders Share Lessons in Ag Biotech

    Classmates Payam Pourtaheri and Ameer Shakeel tell AgroSpheres’ story, from class project to agricultural technology no one else was doing — and what they learned along the way.

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  • Grant Is Helping UVA Researchers Fight Deadly Lung Disease

    Biomedical engineering professor Thomas Barker and his team have developed a novel antibody treatment to precisely target and halt progression of lung fibrosis.

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  • UVA To Launch Another Lab School

    The School of Engineering and Applied Science is part of a UVA partnership creating a Virginia lab school at Buford Middle School focusing on infusing STEM into the curriculum.

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  • Three UVA Biomedical Engineering Professors Inducted to Acclaimed Medical and Biological Engineering Organization

    Brian Helmke, Timothy Allen and Mete Civelek join 20 other BME faculty as AIMBE Fellows.

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  • Hear How These Health Innovators Avoid Getting ‘Lost in Translation’

    In its debut podcast, the Coulter Center for Translational Research highlights health-care innovators at UVA and beyond who are translating scientific discoveries into tangible healthcare solutions. 

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  • Celebrating UVA Women Engineers at the Forefront of Healthcare Advancements

    We take pride in the many innovative researchers among our faculty. Join us in celebrating some of the women who contribute to our school and community, shaping the future of engineering.

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  • CAD Library Provides Teachers With Tools Fit To Print

    BME and CS faculty and students are helping to build a library of open-source, computer-assisted designs for-3D printable tools such as microscopes and other devices for K-12 STEM educators.

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  • How Artificial Intelligence May Benefit Heart Patients

    With machine learning and human learning, scientists uncover the biological cause and effect of fibroblast behaviors after heart attack and advanced the development of new treatments.

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  • Blood Cancer Discovery Identifies High-Risk Patients, Could Improve Outcomes