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Pilot Clinical Trials Begin on Technique to Identify Radiation-Resistant Tumors

Friday, March 01, 2019

Noninvasive imaging technique reveals differences between radiation-sensitive and radiation-resistant tumors; pilot clinical trials initiated. 

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Alumni Startup Chosen for $225,000 NSF Grant

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

A medical device company started as part of an entrepreneurship class has earned a $225,000 grant to finish development of a device to make minimally-invasive abdominal surgeries safer.

College of Engineering Sam M. Walton College of Business Awards Economic Development Health Research & Innovation Biomedical Engineering

NIH Funds Interdisciplinary Team Pursuing Better Mitochondrial Disease Diagnosis

Friday, February 15, 2019

An interdisciplinary research team led by Kyle Quinn and Shilpa Iyer has been awarded $395,112 to develop new tools to assess mitochondrial diseases.

College of Engineering J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Engineering Health Research & Innovation Science Biological Sciences Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering Faculty, Students Play Key Role at Society Meeting

Friday, December 07, 2018

Thirty biomedical engineering students and faculty members attended the Biomedical Engineering Society's Annual Meeting in Atlanta this fall to share their latest research.

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Biomedical Engineering Graduate Student Earns American Heart Association Fellowship

Monday, December 03, 2018

Ishita Tandon, a doctoral student in biomedical engineering, has earned a predoctoral fellowship from the American Heart Association to support her research into a cardiovascular disease.

College of Engineering Graduate School Awards Engineering Health Research & Innovation Biomedical Engineering

Researchers Develop New Method to Diagnose, Monitor Chronic Wounds

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

University of Arkansas researchers are the first to monitor long-term metabolic changes in animal tissue using autofluorescence imaging.

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Research Team Receives NIH Grant to Improve Treatment of Shoulder Cuff Injuries

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Jeffrey Wolchok, associate professor of biomedical engineering, will be the principal investigator on the project, which will study new ways to repair shoulder cuff injuries.

College of Education and Health Professions College of Engineering Graduate School J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Health Research & Innovation Biomedical Engineering Health, Human Performance and Recreation

Steven Stice to Visit U of A

Friday, October 12, 2018

Steven Stice, director of the University of Georgia's Regenerative Bioscience Center, will provide two seminars at the University of Arkansas on Oct. 25 and 26.

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Southeast Arkansas Girls Explore Biomedicine at U of A Camp

Friday, September 14, 2018

Eighteen girls from Dumas and Gould made the trip to the University of Arkansas over the summer for a hands-on look at the world of biomedicine.

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