News & Highlights

UD will house Delaware’s first functional MRI

UD will be getting Delaware's first functional MRI (fMRI) in early 2016. This specialized type of MRI will enable researchers to see which structures and neural networks in the brain are being used while engaged in a particular task. “This type of imaging is...

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BME grad student awarded National Defense fellowship

BME grad student Jilian Melamed was awarded a National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship. Jilian's PhD research involves developing a nanoparticle-based treatment to overcome the resistance of cancer cells to chemotherapy. The general idea of...

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Day paper chosen for Genes & Development cover

A paper co-authored by Emily Day, "miR-182 integrates apoptosis, growth, and differentiation programs in glioblastoma", has been selected as the cover of an upcoming issue of Genes & Development. The paper identifies a small RNA molecule called miR-182 that can...

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BME grad student awarded fellowship

BME grad student Jilian Melamed was awarded a National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship. Jilian's PhD research involves developing a nanoparticle-based treatment to overcome the resistance of cancer cells to chemotherapy. Read...

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BME students present at Healthcare Hackathon

At a Healthcare Hackathon hosted by the College of Health Sciences, BME undergrads were among the four student teams who presented their ideas to a diverse audience of state officials, Christiana Care physicians, state medical reps and UD faculty and staff.  Read...

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Kloxin and Kloxin awarded UDRF Grants

April Kloxin and Christopher Kloxin have been awarded Strategic Initiative Grants from the UD Research Foundation (UDRF) to support their work on bone health and medication delivery, respectively.  Read...

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