Imaging researcher’s path leads to National Academy of Engineering honors

Imaging researcher’s path leads to National Academy of Engineering honors Science Highlights raymond.macdougall Fri, 03/13/2020 - 12:54 With his election this past February to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), NIH’s Peter Basser achieved one of the highest professional distinctions accorded to any engineer. Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering- News

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Leveraging layers for enhanced tissue repair

Leveraging layers for enhanced tissue repair Science Highlights thomas.johnson Fri, 03/13/2020 - 11:44 Bioengineers have created a 3D-printed scaffold designed to regenerate complex tissues composed of multiple layers of cells with different biological and mechanical properties. Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering- News

Robot uses artificial intelligence and imaging to draw blood

Robot uses artificial intelligence and imaging to draw blood Grantee News thomas.johnson Mon, 03/09/2020 - 12:21 Engineers have created a tabletop device that combines a robot, artificial intelligence and near-infrared and ultrasound imaging to draw blood or insert catheters to deliver fluids and drugs. Their research results suggest that autonomous systems like the image-guided robotic … Continue reading Robot uses artificial intelligence and imaging to draw blood

Stretchable, wearable coils may make MRI, other medical tests easier on patients

Stretchable, wearable coils may make MRI, other medical tests easier on patients Grantee News thomas.johnson Mon, 03/02/2020 - 10:15 A team created an adaptable, wearable and stretchable fabric embroidered with conductive threads that provides excellent signal-to-noise ratio for enhanced MRI scanning. Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering- News

Nanosize device ‘uncloaks’ cancer cells in mice and reveals them to the immune system

Nanosize device 'uncloaks' cancer cells in mice and reveals them to the immune system Grantee News thomas.johnson Mon, 03/02/2020 - 10:06 Scientists report they have designed and successfully tested an experimental, super small package able to deliver molecular signals that tag implanted human cancer cells in mice and make them visible for destruction by the … Continue reading Nanosize device ‘uncloaks’ cancer cells in mice and reveals them to the immune system