Archive for Biomedical

A noninvasive device that enables doctors to quickly and accurately identify cancerous tissue in a person’s mouth is a step closer to reality thanks to an international collaboration between Texas A&M University and Qatar aimed at more effective diagnosis and treatment of oral cancer.


Mikayla Barry and Kendal Ezell, undergraduate students in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, each have been selected to represent the university in the prestigious Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program.


Five undergraduate students in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University have been awarded the George Bush Presidential Library Foundation Undergraduate Student Travel Grant by the George Bush Foundation in recognition of their exemplary academic records.


Anthony Guiseppi-Elie, TEES professor and head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) for his contributions to organic electronic materials in biotechnology and biomedicine.


Two students from the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University are among the top winners at the 5th Annual Student Research Poster Competition, sponsored by the university chapter of Material Advantage.


Landon Nash, graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named recipient of the Best Student Paper Award at the 9th IEEE International Conference on Nano/Molecular Medicine and Engineering (IEEE-NANOMED).


A new synthetic material that’s strong enough to fill gaps in bone while stimulating new bone growth could advance the grafting treatments needed by people suffering from bone cancer and other bone defects, says a biomedical engineer at Texas A&M University who is developing the technology.


The first cohort of students admitted into the Zachry Leadership Program was honored with a reception Nov. 9 at Kyle Field. All 32 students were in attendance, along with M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of Texas A&M Engineering, John Zachry, Zachry Group Chairman & CEO, as well …


A noninvasive device that enables doctors to quickly and accurately identify cancerous tissue in a person’s mouth could result in more effective diagnosis and treatment of the disease, says a biomedical engineer at Texas A&M University who is developing the instrument.


Melissa Grunlan, associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded the Royal Academy of Engineering Distinguished Visiting Fellowship.


Three-dimensional printing continues to grow in popularity and have varying applications across many industries; prosthetics for children is one of them. Twenty children will be receiving new, 3-D printed prosthetic hands thanks to a course in the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&…


Vladislav Yakovlev, professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS).


A device intended to more effectively treat abdominal aortic aneurysms as well as uncontrolled internal bleeding after serious injuries is a step closer to reality thanks to a National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant received by Todd Landsman...


Andrea Locke, graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named recipient of the 2015-2016 Outstanding Engineering Doctoral Graduate Student Award.


Sayyeda Marziya Hasan, graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has earned top honors at the 2015 BioInterface Workshop and Symposium...