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Biomedical Engineering News

  • Four masked students in the Ventilator Project space, plus one student in inset

    Alum Shounak Bose worked with hundreds of fellow volunteers to develop a cost-effective ventilator that could be produced quickly.

    COVID-19; Human health and bioengineering; Human-technology interface; Graduate students; Alumni
  • lipidoid nanoparticles mediate delivery of gene-editing components

    Tufts engineers devise a way to directly deliver gene-editing packages efficiently across the blood brain barrier and into specific regions of the brain, into immune system cells, or to specific tissues and organs.

    Research;Human health and bioengineering;Research news;Tufts Now;Faculty
  • Tufts will head a global program that aims to stop new viruses from becoming a widespread danger to humans.

    COVID-19;Tufts Now;Faculty
  • Engineering faculty adopt new strategies to explore the design process through student-focused, hands-on projects—despite restraints imposed by COVID-19.

    COVID-19;Tufts Now;Faculty;Undergraduate students;Campus news
  • The $100 million program will involve a large consortium of wildlife and human disease experts and networks from around the world.

    Research;Research news;Tufts Now;Faculty;Campus news
  • The journal Microsystems & Nanoengineering recently recognized Professor Sameer Sonkusale and team members from the Nano Lab and the Department of Biomedical Engineering for excellence in two papers published by the journal.

    Human health and bioengineering;Human-technology interface;Research news;Faculty;Alumni;Graduate students
  • Researchers at Tufts Silklab discuss their silk-based color-changing ink and wearable devices with Scientific American.

  • Daniel Pascal and Melissa Rowland, E21, have been awarded Tau Beta Pi scholarships in recognition of their academic achievements, campus leadership, and future contributions to the engineering profession.

    Students;Undergraduate students
  • Researchers create neurotransmitter-lipid hybrids that help ferry therapeutic drugs and gene editing proteins across the blood-brain barrier.

    Human health and bioengineering;Research news;Faculty;Graduate students