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New role will enable NIH to fund essential, cutting-edge biomedical research

New role will enable NIH to fund essential, cutting-edge biomedical research

A new study shows that ants have a lot to teach robots about working in confined spaces.

Elderly accident victims and Duchene muscular dystrophy sufferers could someday benefit from this stem cell hydrogel successfully tested in mice.

LaPlaca begins her term as president starting in 2019 through 2020

Six innovative biomedical research projects awarded

Researchers are studying a tiny single-celled protozoan that achieves blazing-fast acceleration while contracting its worm-like body.

A proof-of-concept sensor could help with monitoring treatment of brain aneurysms.

Andrés J. García is the new executive director of the Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience.

Year-long master’s program celebrates 100th graduate as student teams present final projects


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Perspective from David Hu: Most scientists would see a dead deer on the roadside and drive on, not bring it home to butcher for dinner
From lab of Petit Institute researcher David Hu: The evolutionary tactics of ants
Petit Institute researcher Younan Xia enlisted to accelerate catalytic compound research
Cardiac components for pediatric patients: Interview with Petit Institute researcher Michael Davis
Petit Institute researcher Blair Bettmann working to write another chapter in continuous manufacturing
Petit Institute researcher Lena Ting explores unanswered questions in her quest to understand how people move
Georgia Tech research on the BBC: Robot helps patients put on hospital gown
Petit Institute researcher John McDonald weighs in on machine learning in cancer medicine
From the lab of Petit Institute researcher Charlie Kemp: This machine is teaching itself to dress people