POSTS TAGGED AS Carnegie Mellon University

“Fingerprinting” the Brain

January 24, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Carnegie Mellon Hackathon
Quoting directly: “A research team led by Carnegie Mellon University used diffusion MRI to measure the local connectome [MORE]

Testing-Robot for Drug-Protein Interactions

March 15, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

While molecular diagnostics lead the way in “patient discovery,” drug discovery proceeds with predicting interactions between drugs and their protein [MORE]

Capturing Circulating Tumor Cells with Sonic Tweezers

September 1, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Acoustic Tweezer Device
There are two amazing revelations in this piece. The first is a microfluidics device which relies on sonic [MORE]

Acoustic Cell Sorting

November 11, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cell Separation with Acoustic Waves
Cell sorting had long been an interest in livestock breeding and in 1981 researchers figured out [MORE]

Micro-Robotic Tissue Engineering

April 1, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

3-D Tissue Printer
Quoting directly from this piece: “The presented approach uses untethered magnetic micro-robotic coding for precise construction of [MORE]

Edible Biosensor, Update

July 23, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ingestible Biosensor
Following last year’s FDA approval of Proteus Digital Health’s edible biosensor for monitoring medication adherence, scientists at Carnegie Mellon [MORE]

Robotic Inventory Control

September 25, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Iventory-Taking Robot in Hoodie
So far, hospitals have only begun to glimpse the advantages of real time location systems and [MORE]


February 3, 2009 | | Posted in Newsletter

Engineering a robotic arm that has snakelike flexibility is no small matter, but that’s what Professor Howie Choset, at Carnegie [MORE]