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Department of Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering News

  • David Kaplan, Stern Family Professor in Engineering and Chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, ranks as one of the top translational researchers in biotech according to Nature Biotechnology.

  • Frank C. Doble Professor Fiorenzo Omenetto was recently recognized by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).

  • Tufts Graduate Society of Women Engineers received multiple awards from the Society of Women Engineers during the WE19 annual conference.

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  • Tufts University recently hosted the North Atlantic Engineering Leadership Conference.

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  • Assistant Professor Madeleine Oudin has been named to BMES-CMBE’s 2020 Class of Rising Stars.

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  • Researchers at Tufts have created a novel 3D brain tissue system that better mimics the tumor environment in patients, allowing detailed study of tumor biology.

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  • Researchers at Tufts’ Laboratory for Living Devices link materials like silk and paper with technology, medicine, and diagnostics.

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  • Professor Sergio Fantini and the Diffuse Optical Imaging of Tissue Lab find new ways to non-invasively study biological tissue at greater depths.

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  • Cultured meat could reduce resources required in meat production, with a smaller environmental footprint relative to animal farming.

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