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BME Spinout SonoVol Wins NSF Small Business Technology Transfer Award

Congratulations to SonoVol on its recent $225,000 Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Grant from the National Science Foundation! Co-founded by BME Core faculty member Paul Dayton and BME alumnu… Read more

Cortical Metrics Selected as a Winner of NFL & GE’s Head Health Challenges

Cortical Metrics, a spinout company pioneered by BME core faculty members Mark Tommerdahl and Bob Dennis, has been selected as one of the winners for the first round of GE & NFL’s $20M Head Health… Read more

Elizabeth Loboa Receives NC TraCS Grant!

Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeth Loboa and her Post-Doctoral collaborator Dr. Sonya Sonnenberg on the funding of their NC TraCS grant titled “Fiber-Reinforced Extracellular Matrix Hydrogels for Skelet… Read more

Dr. Gu’s Work Featured on Science Daily and News & Observer

Dr. Zhen Gu’s lab once again was mentioned in the press, this time for the exciting work they’re doing with the administration of chemotherapy drugs. Science Daily and News & Observer both feature… Read more

Dr. Loboa to be Featured in February 2014 Issue of Prevention

Dr. Loboa’s work with smart bandages will be featured as one of five “big game-changers” for health in the February 2014 issue of Prevention magazine.  The article explains how a smart bandage, made w… Read more

Dr. Zhen Gu Receives American Diabetes Association Junior Faculty Award

Dr. Gu’s work to transform the way that diabetics manage their blood glucose levels has once again won well-deserved recognition. The American Diabetes Association has granted Dr. Gu a prestigious Jun… Read more

Elizabeth Loboa to Serve as Chair of Young Investigators Council for Tissue Engineering

BME congratulates Professor Elizabeth Loboa on her recent election as the Chair of the Young Investigators Council for Tissue Engineering, the premier journal in the tissue engineering field. The Youn… Read more

BME Congratulates Jennifer Price on her Undergraduate Research Award

Jennifer Price, an undergraduate student working in Dr. Zhen Gu’s lab, has won one of NCSU’s Undergraduate Research Award Grants for the Spring of 2014. Ms. Price’s project aims to develop insulin-con… Read more

Dr. Greg Sawicki Honored as One of NCSU’s 2013-2014 University Faculty Scholars

The North Carolina State University Office of the Provost announced on November 22, 2013 that Dr. Greg Sawicki will be one of the 2013-2014 University Faculty Scholars. Dr. Sawicki was one of seven to… Read more

Research from Dr. Zhen Gu and His Lab Featured on NCSU’s Newsroom

Researchers at the University of North Carolina and at North Carolina State University, including Dr. Zhen Gu, Jin Di, and Jennifer Price of BME, are in the process of developing a brand new nanotechn… Read more

Three BME Undergraduates Earn Senior Thesis Research Grants from UNC

Three Undergraduate Students at UNC have secured Senior Thesis Research Awards! Sneha Rao will be working with Dr. Paul Dayton, Vaibhav Hans with Dr. Jeff Macdonald, and Robert Hinson with Dr. Nancy A… Read more

Doctoral Student Stephen Tuin Wins Technical Merit Award from Industrial Advisory Board

Stephen Tuin, a doctoral student in Elizabeth Loboa’s Cell Mechanics Laboratory, has won the Technical Merit Award at the fall 2013 Industry Advisory Board meeting of the Nonwovens Cooperative Researc… Read more