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A Better Grasp of Primate Grip

New research uses kinetic models to understand the grasping ability of humans and other primates throughout history.

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Novel Microchip Technology

New microdevice capable of detecting 42 unique immune effector proteins, a record number for a single-cell protein secretion assay.

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SEAS++

Computer Science joins Yale Engineering.

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Digital Field Guide to Cancer Cells

Yale biomedical engineer has compiled some of the most sophisticated data yet on the elaborate signaling networks directing highly invasive cancer cells.

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From 'Paper' to 'Plastic'

In collaboration with the CEID, a French professor brings a literary train to life with a 3D Printer.

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Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science

Faculty Spotlight
W. Mark Saltzman
Goizueta Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Chemical & Environmental Engineering & Physiology

W. Mark Saltzman's research is motivated by the desire to create safer and more effective medical and surgical therapy. He focuses on tissue engineering and on creating better methods for drug delivery. The Saltzman Research Group has developed technology based on the use of bio-compatible polymeric materials for the controlled delivery of drugs, proteins, and genes.