CRISPR at a Tipping Point: Q&A with Nobel Laureate Jennifer Doudna
October 21, 2021
In advance of Doudna’s lecture on October 26, several Duke researchers were invited to ask her questions about her work.
MEDx Announces High-Risk High-Impact 2021 Seed Funding Recipients
October 21, 2021
Duke MEDx is excited to announce the 2021 grant recipients!
Better Preclinical Drug Testing and More with Organs-on-Chips
October 20, 2021
MEDx Investigator, Shyni Varghese, is teaming up with colleagues to assess its potential in evaluating COVID-19 drug candidates.
Triangle Innovation Week
October 19, 2021
A week of celebrating innovation & entrepreneurship in the Triangle. Read more about events and how to attend Oct. 20 - Nov. 5, 2021.
MEDx Investigator Shyni Varghese: Cell-Filled Pouch Creates Temporary “Chimeras” to Treat Disease
October 11, 2021
MEDx Investigator Shyni Varghese, and other biomedical engineers at Duke University, have devised a pouch designed to create temporary chimeras – mixed species -- to treat diseases. In a proof-of-concept study, the device protected transplanted human liver cells from mice’s immune systems for six months while they produced crucial biomolecules.
Bass Connections RFP for 2022-2023 Project Teams
October 6, 2021
Bass Connections is now seeking proposals for year-long, team-based research projects that engage faculty, undergraduates, and graduate/professional students in the interdisciplinary exploration of complex societal challenges. Funding ranges from $5,000 to $25,000. Deadline is Nov. 1, 2021.
Jerome Lynch Named New Dean of Pratt School of Engineering
September 2, 2021
University of Michigan chair is nationally known for developing smart technologies to improve civil infrastructure systems.
MEDx Investigator, Michael Rubinstein, part of MONET team
September 1, 2021
NSF creates polymer chemistry optimization center at Duke for future materials.
iMED Brings Engineering Innovation to Medicine Through the Power of Graduate Students
July 9, 2021
Student group iMED welcomes graduate students from all walks of life
Thexa Technologies: Using Cutting Edge Innovation to Improve Sanitation Health Practices
July 7, 2021
Company turns seed funding from MEDx and Duke CTSI into a funding opportunity through Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU).