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$3 million grant will fund new 3D map of brain’s blood vessels

In an upcoming project, a team of Penn State researchers will use mice as a model for creating high-resolution, 3D maps of the blood vessels in both young and aging brains.

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Building a safer heart pump

Blood pumps are increasingly used as a temporary treatment for patients with end-stage heart disease or heart failure while they wait for a heart transplant. But the risk of blood clots and strokes puts patients in peril before they can receive a donor heart.

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NSF award to shine more light on proteins

Yong Wang, professor of biomedical engineering, received a three-year, $318,696 award from the NSF to develop a technology that will more easily and accurately visualize trace biomarker proteins under a microscope.


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Engineers Improve a Penn State Tradition

Industrial engineering students are applying what they’ve learned in the classroom to help improve service at one of the most beloved places on campus: Penn State’s Berkey Creamery

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Impacting Engineering Design Creativity

Researchers at Penn State are investigating how formal additive manufacturing education can impact the design learning and creativity of undergraduate engineering students.



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Atamturktur appointed head of architectural engineering

Sez Atamturktur was named the Harry and Arlene Schell Professor and Head of the Department of Architectural Engineering, effective July 1.

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