News and Stories
January 24, 2019 | Heart muscle cells need exercise — even when they grow outside the human body. A new device designed by U of T Engineering researchers uses a rigorous training regimen to grow small amounts of cardiac tissue and measure how strongly it beats.
January 15, 2019 | Dr. Leo Chou joined the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME) as an assistant professor.
November 26, 2018 | U of T Engineering is partnering with Canada’s National Research Council (NRC) to create a national innovation hub focused on microfluidics.
November 8, 2018 | With his PhD from the Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering (IBBME) fresh in hand, Cameron Stewart, CEO of health technology start-up Mesosil, wants to revolutionize your fillings.
October 24, 2018 | Alumnus Dr. Alphonsus Ng is the recipient of this year’s Douglas R. Colton Award for Research Excellence.
Senior Scientist Alex Mihailidis makes the case for continued funding of @AGEWELL_NCE, Canada's Technology and Aging Network, which brings together researchers, government and industry to develop new technologies that benefit seniors.
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IBBME Professor Azadeh Kushki @AzadehKushki will be talking about women in STEM at the Ontario Science Centre on February 10th. Check it out! https://t.co/WKvY3tenct
To mark International Day of Women and Girls in Science on February 10, check out this special programming at @OntScienceCtr! Featuring @AzadehKushki @mathurahravi @rimabrek @22inspired #womenintech #womeninstem #scienceneedswomen https://t.co/3zwEIPZwmS https://t.co/v8pyR4XMF0
From cofounding @r2rnow to curating “Artful Science,” an exhibit that turns microscope images into art, Professor @MollyShoichet ( @ChemEngUofT, @IBBME_UofT) continues to champion science outreach and collaboration. 🔬 https://t.co/gUI0KrvMOR
Announced today by @KirstyDuncanMP and @GenomeCanada, Professor Aaron Wheeler of the @Wheeler_Lab will receive $3m in funding to develop a safe, inexpensive, and non-invasive prenatal diagnostic test. https://t.co/fQcKCXMuM0 https://t.co/xXeFKw7muL