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Artificial lung cancer tissue could help find new drug treatments

February 25, 2019 | A 3D hydrogel created by researchers in University Professor Molly Shoichet’s lab is helping University of Ottawa researchers to quickly screen hundreds of potential drugs for their ability to fight highly invasive cancers.

Molly Shoichet named a Distinguished Woman in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering

February 15, 2019 | University Professor Molly Shoichet has been named a 2019 Distinguished Woman in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC).

U of T Engineering researchers design ‘training gym’ for lab-grown heart cells

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.

Dr. Leo Chou is an assistant professor at IBBME

Leo Chou joins IBBME as assistant professor

January 15, 2019 | Dr. Leo Chou joined the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME) as an assistant professor.

U of T Engineering partners with NRC to commercialize biomedical innovations

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.

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9:00 am Graduate Seminar: Megan Hamilton... @ BA1170
Graduate Seminar: Megan Hamilton... @ BA1170
Mar 20 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Title: Development and evaluation of a printable sensor for pressure mapping at body-device interfaces Theme: Engineering in a clinical setting Abstract: Pressure sensors embedded in mobility assistive technologies (MATs) such as prostheses can enable the... Read more »
12:00 pm Metabolic Imaging at the Single-... @ Wallberg Memorial Building
Metabolic Imaging at the Single-... @ Wallberg Memorial Building
Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
For more information go here: https://www.engineering.utoronto.ca/event/lectures-at-the-leading-edge-metabolic-imaging-at-the-single-cell-scale-recent-advances-and-future-challenges-in-mass-spectrometry-imaging/ Presenter: Ian Gilmore, National Physical Laboratory, UK
4:00 pm Graduate Seminar: Ghazaleh Delfi... @ GB220
Graduate Seminar: Ghazaleh Delfi... @ GB220
Mar 20 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Title: Measuring Foot Clearance on Outdoor Walkways Theme: Neural, sensory systems and rehabilitation Abstract: Over half of falls in older adults are caused by tripping. The current practice for many municipalities is to only repair... Read more »
4:30 pm 3D Printing & The Body: Entrepre... @ CBC Room, Rotman School of Management
3D Printing & The Body: Entrepre... @ CBC Room, Rotman School of Management
Mar 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information go here: https://3dheals.com/3dheals-toronto-3d-printing-and-the-body/
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4:00 pm Building tools and models to cha... @ MP 102
Building tools and models to cha... @ MP 102
Mar 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
For more information go here: https://www.physics.utoronto.ca/dept-items/colloquium/event.2018-01-16.9756000101 Presenter: Nancy Forde, Simon Fraser University
4:00 pm ECE Distinguished Lecture Series... @ SF 1105
ECE Distinguished Lecture Series... @ SF 1105
Mar 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
For more information go here: https://www.ece.utoronto.ca/events/ Presenter: PRof. Ada Sy. Y. Poon, Stanford University