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Guigen Zhang Edits Authoritative Text in Biomaterials Science

May 28, 2020

The revised edition of this authoritative and bestselling title is the most comprehensive single text on all aspects of biomaterials science, from principles to applications.

Guoqiang Yu's Novel Noncontact Imaging Device Could Change Healthcare

May 19, 2020

In 2020, his team has been awarded four grants from the National Institutes of Health that total nearly $5.7 million. 

College Announces New Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate Major

May 07, 2020

The BME major, housed in the College of Engineering and supported by the College of Design, is powered by design thinking and available to students beginning this fall.

2020 College of Engineering Tau Beta Pi and Department Awards

April 27, 2020

Despite the cancellation of the annual UK College of Engineering Awards Banquet sponsored by Tau Beta Pi, each department and Tau Beta Pi have named awardees. 

Amir Al-Bakri Accepted for Travel Trainee Award

April 23, 2020

His submission is titled "Uniform Criteria for Accurate Detection of High Frequency Oscillations in the Epileptic Brain." 

Guoqiang Yu Awarded Two NIH Grants Totaling Nearly $4.7 Million

April 15, 2020

Yu researches near-infrared diffuse optical spectroscopy/tomography through his Biomedical Optics Lab.

Caigang Zhu Receives NIH COBRE Grant

March 18, 2020

With this project, Zhu will work with leading experts from the Markey Cancer Center to address several key questions in the field of cancer research.

Mollakazemi and Team Win 2020 University of Kentucky Global Health Case Competition.

March 09, 2020

The team's project addressed Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) in China’s Guangdong Province. 

Tom Hedman Releases New Video about Réjuve

February 04, 2020

The video explains how Réjuve is unique in its ability to reduce low back pain, disability and ongoing disc degeneration by improving the mechanical properties of the spinal disc. 

Nanobiotechnology with Sheng Tong

February 03, 2020

Associate professor Sheng Tong joined the F. Joseph Halcomb III, M.D., Department of Biomedical Engineering this past fall. Prior to arriving in Lexington, Tong was a research associate professor in the Department of Bioengineering at Rice University.

Tong’s research synergistically combines nanobiotechnology, drug and gene delivery, and cancer therapy. He is currently focusing on developing genome editing approaches for cancer immune checkpoint blockade therapies.