A few days a week, Kyra Halbert-Elliott, a rising third-year biomedical engineering major, suits up in full personal protective equipment (PPE) and goes to work in a converted mobile dentist bus.
A new study shows that ozone gas, a highly reactive chemical composed of three oxygen atoms, could provide a safe means for disinfecting certain types of personal protective equipment that are in high demand for shielding healthcare personnel from Covid-19.
Machelle T. Pardue, professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory (BME), has been appointed as the department’s first associate chair for faculty development.
Georgia Institute of Technology researchers are developing new tools of discovery with the creation of inverted ‘organoids’ – three-dimensional, complex, self-organized collections of cells that can recapitulate the processes of a patient’s own tissues.
It is our pleasure to announce the winners of the 2nd annual Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering art contest.
For most of us, it happens at least once a year – a complete blood count, or CBC, a hematological analysis in which the clinician takes a sample of your blood to evaluate your overall health.
A startup business born in the Master of Biomedical Innovation and Development (MBID) program at the Georgia Institute of Technology recently secured some investment support from the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA).
Numerous faculty members in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory University have actively assisted or transformed their research focus to help battle against the global Covid-19 pandemic.
Contrary to common medical guidance, chemotherapy does not appear to be the only culprit in neuropathy, a neurological side effect of cancer treatment, a new study
James Dahlman, assistant professor in the Wallace H.
Peng Qiu, associate professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory and a member of the Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, will receive a new source of funding from the National Institutes of Health to support his research.
In October, 2017, Manu Platt, associate professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory University, was honored and delivered the Biomedical Engineering Society’s (BMES) Diversity Award Lecture.
ATLANTA (May 28, 2020) – Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the Emory University School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics and the Georgia Institute of Technology have received a $31 million supplement from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the largest supplement awarded
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria have become a major global health threat that continues to rise. People of all ages are affected, but pediatric patients and aged individuals are at increased risk of antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections.
Keval Bollavaram, a biomedical engineering undergraduate student (Class of 2021), was recently awarded a scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF).
Wei Sun, associate professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory University, was elected a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
The way Emily Jackson-Holmes sees it, her recent National Science Foundation Innovation Corps (NSF I-Corps) experience was the classic win-win situation.
Regents’ Professor Ajit P. Yoganathan, renowned for his work with cardiovascular technologies, will retire - effective June 1, 2020 - from his joint appointments in Georgia Tech’s Wallace H.
Researchers have received funding from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, to screen and evaluate certain molecules known as adjuvants that may improve the ability of coronavirus vaccines to