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Aug 10, 2022

Dai Selected for BMES Board of Directors

BioE Associate Professor Guohao Dai was selected to be on the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Board of Directors. He will assume the position after the annual meeting in October.

Bioengineering

Jul 28, 2022

Revolutionizing the Tissue Repair Process

BioE Professor Jeffrey Ruberti and mechanical engineering alum Jeff Paten, PhD’14, created the spinoff company BrilliantStrings Therapeutics to develop a new process to repair soft tissue.

Bioengineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Jiahe Li

Jul 21, 2022

Li Receives Grant to Protect Against Poultry Diseases

The laboratory of BioE Assistant Professor JIahe Li received an industry grant from Eco Animal Science in the United Kingdom, one of the largest global animal health companies, to develop genetically modified probiotics against enteric diseases in poultry.

Bioengineering

Jul 15, 2022

Nature Biotechnology published a framework for multiplicative scaling of single-cell proteomics developed in the Slavov Laboratory

The laboratory of Allen Distinguished Investigator and BioE Associate Professor Nikolai Slavov published “Increasing the throughput of sensitive proteomics by plexDIA” in Nature Biotechnology.

Bioengineering

Jul 13, 2022

BioE Alum Wins 2022 Innovator Award

Bioengineering alumna Samantha Johnson, E’21, ME’21, was the first place winner of the 2022 Innovator Awards given out by Northeastern’s Women Who Empower in the young alumnae graduate category, which she will use to develop a robotic arm that can sign in ASL.

Bioengineering

Miten Jain

Jul 08, 2022

New Faculty Spotlight: Miten Jain

Miten Jain joins the Bioengineering department in July 2022 as an Assistant Professor with a joint appointment in Physics.

Bioengineering

Esin Sözer

Jul 08, 2022

New Faculty Spotlight: Esin Sozer

Esin Sozer joins the Bioengineering department in July 2022 as an Assistant Teaching Professor.

Bioengineering

Jul 07, 2022

Sontag Receives MURI Grant for Synthetic Biology

Distinguished University Professor Eduardo Sontag (EECE, BIOE; affiliate in Mathematics and ChE) is the PI on a $7.5M grant ($1.25M to Northeastern University) entitled “Rules of composition in synthetic biology across scales of complexity: theory and tools.”

Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Kaitlyn Ramesh

Jun 14, 2022

First Year UPLIFT Scholar’s Research Leads to Summer REU at Harvard University

During her first year as an UPLIFT Scholar, Kaitlyn Ramesh, E’25, bioengineering, conducted research under the mentorship of Mingyang Lu, assistant professor of bioengineering and researcher in the Center for Theoretical Biological Physics. She worked on developing a pseudotime algorithm that uses temporal single-cell RNA sequencing data. From this experience, Ramesh was selected for a Research Experiences for Undergraduates summer program at Harvard University. She will work at a biophysics lab involved in the Harvard Quantitative Biology Initiative.

Bioengineering

Jun 08, 2022

Announcing the New MS in Bioengineering Concentration: Systems, Synthetic, and Computational Bioengineering

The Department of Bioengineering at Northeastern University is driven by the conviction that the interface of engineering and medicine is one of the great intellectual adventures of the 21st century. Recognizing the breadth of disciplines that contribute to bioengineering, the MS in Bioengineering degree allows students to choose one of four concentrations to develop deep […]

Bioengineering