NIH continues to boost national COVID-19 testing capacity Press Releases raymond.macdougall Tue, 09/01/2020 - 17:46 NIH announced $129.3 million in scale-up and manufacturing support for a new set of COVID-19 testing technologies as part of RADx. These tests add to initial awards made to seven companies on July 31, 2020.
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Researchers 3D print lifelike heart valve models Grantee News thomas.johnson Mon, 08/31/2020 - 08:43 Researchers have developed a groundbreaking process for multi-material 3D printing of lifelike models of the heart's aortic valve and the surrounding structures that mimic the exact look and feel of a real patient.
Virtual imaging trials optimize CT, radiography for COVID-19 Grantee News thomas.johnson Wed, 08/26/2020 - 10:42 A new article looks at the use of virtual imaging trials in effective assessment and optimization of CT and radiography acquisitions and analysis tools to help manage the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.
Low-cost, customizable microscope takes top biomedical engineering prize Press Releases jmeade Mon, 08/24/2020 - 17:38 The winners of National Institutes of Health’s 9th annual Design by Biomedical Undergraduate Teams (DEBUT) challenge developed simple and low-cost diagnostics and treatments for conditions such as tuberculosis, cervical cancer, birth defects, and onchocerciasis (river blindness).
New tools catch and release molecules at the flip of a light switch Grantee News thomas.johnson Fri, 08/14/2020 - 11:38 A team has developed a class of light-switchable, highly adaptable molecular tools with new capabilities to control cellular activities. The antibody-like proteins, called OptoBinders, have potential applications including protein purification, the improved production of biofuels, and new types of targeted cancer therapies.
AI Joins the Fight Against COVID-19 NIBIB in the News raymond.macdougall Thu, 08/13/2020 - 09:16 NIH announced that AI technology is underway to aid physicians across the United States in the global war against COVID-19. These efforts are taking place with the Medical Imaging and Data Resource Center, which is comprised of research from physicists, physicians, radiologists, and scientists across the country. Read more at The Burgundy Zine.