New building blocks

New building blocks

UD engineers create bacteria that can synthesize an unnatural amino acid
Yeast in space

Yeast in space

UD Engineering’s Mark Blenner is part of a research project to improve biomanufacturing in space
New Tool for Understanding Disease

New Tool for Understanding Disease

UD model illuminates environmental cues that may contribute to breast cancer recurrence Nearly 270,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with breast cancer each year. According to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, about 70-80% of these individuals experience...
Mechanical Cures

Mechanical Cures

UD Prof. Sambeeta Das earns $2 million NIH grant for research on microscale robotics Imagine a tiny robot, just a quarter of the width of a strand of hair, delicately maneuvering the vascular system to reach a potentially life-threatening blood clot. In a matter of...
Robot-Assisted Therapeutic Engineering

Robot-Assisted Therapeutic Engineering

UD engineers are studying how robotic devices can guide personalized rehabilitation strategies for stroke patients Every year in the United States, nearly 800,000 people have a stroke, and stroke survivors often experience reduced mobility and increased risk of...