Scientists are planting human stem cells on membranes of parsley and vanilla beans to optimize cell growth and discover new possibilities for biomedical implants.
By using principles of systems engineering, researchers are examining the interplay of patients, clinicians, and technology to improve processes and reduce patient safety risks.
Researchers are investigating ways to accelerate learning by stimulating nerves in the head and neck, building on prior research that showed stimulation of nerves in animals dramatically increased the speed at which an animal learned a task.
The Forward BIO Institute catalyzes innovation in biomanufacturing research, and acts as a catapult to push groundbreaking technologies into the private sector. To accomplish this vision, the Institute engages with research institutions throughout the Midwest and supports innovations in transformative research and development, public-private partnerships, and workforce development in the emerging area of biomanufacturing.
WIHSE aims to revolutionize the patient experience, improve population health, control healthcare costs, and enhance clinician satisfaction by bringing together practitioners and researchers to design better systems in health care.
Congratulations to our colleagues and collaborators on their UW2020 awards! Check out this year’s winners. Developing the Next Generation of Quantum Emitters in 2D Materials Jason Kawasaki, Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering From …May 9, 2019
From February through June, we will be highlighting the ways that UW–Madison changes lives for the better throughout the state of Wisconsin. May’s theme is helping Jobs and the Economy. Watch for more at #UWChangesLives …May 3, 2019
UW-Madison is leading an effort that aims to drive scientific advances that will enable better detection, treatment and prevention of traumatic brain injuries. Increasingly, concussions prematurely end the careers of athletes young and old, …May 1, 2019
The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) honored Materials Science and Engineering Professor Xudong Wang as one of the nation’s top-two percent of medical and biological engineers by electing him a fellow. The election is among the …March 27, 2019
As Wisconsin continues to establish its role as a nationwide leader in biomanufacturing, the Forward BIO Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison continues to grow, with the addition of Philip Keegan as its public-private partnership lead. …March 15, 2019
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