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Promoting Liver Regeneration

February 13, 2024 | | Posted in Newsletter

Promoting liver regeneration
“[Researchers at Boston University] propose vascular-endothelial-growth-factor A (VEGFA) as a therapeutic means to accelerate biliary epithelial-cell (BEC)-to-hepatocyte conversion. [MORE]

Smart Pill Colonoscopy

November 14, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

From left, team members Qijun Liu of Boston University, Maria Eugenia Inda of MIT, and Miguel Jimenez of MIT pose [MORE]

Bionic Pancreas Improves T1D Control

November 29, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Bionic pancreas improves type 1 diabetes management
“Compared to other available artificial pancreas technologies, the bionic pancreas requires less user input [MORE]

Heart on a Chip

July 5, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

New miniature heart could help speed heart disease cures
Boston University engineers “demonstrate how high-precision fabrication can enable scaled-down modeling of [MORE]

Improving Brain Scans

March 8, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Funky Helmet Enhances MRI Brain Scans
“A team of engineers and radiologists at Boston University created a helmet that can dramatically [MORE]

Ultra-Miniaturized Endoscope

April 14, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Images from lensless computational microendoscope
A collaboration between optical engineers in Boston and Baltimore have designed a minimally invasive, lens-free, computational [MORE]

Biomarker for Salt Sensitive Bood Pressure

October 16, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Salt Sensitivity
Most people have heard the caution about dietary salt increasing blood pressure, and the blanket advice that all people [MORE]

Printed Diagnostics

December 23, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Paper-Based Diagnostics for Ebola
A researcher at Boston University has printed single strands of DNA onto a specially treated paper substrate. [MORE]

Bionic Pancreas

August 5, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Diabetes Bionic Pancreas
Edward Damiano, PhD, a biomedical engineer at Boston University, developed this artificial pancreas for his son who suffers [MORE]

Bihormonal Closed-Loop Artificial Pancreas

April 27, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

The April 14th issue of Science Translational Medicine has a research article describing how bioengineers at Boston University and [MORE]