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CALL FOR PAPERS: Journal of Engineering and Science in Medical Diagnostics and Therapy

CALL FOR PAPERS: Journal of Engineering and Science in Medical Diagnostics and Therapy

ASME Journal of Engineering and Science in Medical Diagnostics and Therapy seeks to translate engineering knowledge into clinical applications, to accelerate biomedical innovation, trial and commercialization.

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Liquid Biopsy Matches Medicine to the Cancer

Liquid Biopsy Matches Medicine to the Cancer

A blood test now being developed could measure tumor markers every day and note their type, so doctors can monitor a patient’s cancer daily, and change prescriptions when needed.

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From AABME: Biomedical Engineering “Technology & Industry Updates” Newsletter

From AABME: Biomedical Engineering “Technology & Industry Updates” Newsletter

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Bioengineering

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  • Article

    How RNA Is Making Personalized Medicine a Reality

    The Human Genome Project unlocked the secrets of our genetic code, allowing doctors to understand our DNA and risk factors. But RNA, which reflects real-time health, holds the real promise to making targeted, personalized medicine a reality.

    July 24, 2017

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  • Books

    Design of Mechanical Bearings in Cardiac Assist Devices

    Up to 40 volumes are planned for this concise series, which focuses on the implementation of various engineering principles in the conception, design, development, analysis and operation of biomedical, biotechnological and nanotechnology systems and applications.

    June 26, 2017

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  • Article

    Three Winners Named at the ASME ISHOW in Kenya

    The creators of three new social innovations—a device for detecting malaria, a portable science lab, and a glove that translates sign-language—were named the grand-prize winners at the recent ASME Innovation Showcase (ISHOW) in Nairobi, Kenya.

    June 19, 2017

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  • Journals

    Check Out Bioengineering on ASME's Digital Collection!

    The ASME Digital Collection is ASME’s repository for journals, conference proceedings, and books. The collection includes an array of Bioengineering content.

    July 24, 2017

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  • Join Your Colleagues in the Bioengineering Division!

    Bioengineering Division (BED) is focused on the application of mechanical engineering knowledge, skills and principles from conception to the design, development, analysis and operation of biomechanical systems.

    July 24, 2017

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  • E4C

    Promising Prototypes to Watch in 2017

    Prototypes are pushing the field of global development technology forward as they evolve in workshops, universities, laboratories and garages. We asked our international network of experts to recommend the innovations that they believe we should keep an eye on.

    June 12, 2017

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  • Article

    Foliage Gets the Blood Pumping

    Researchers from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute have created a contracting, blood pumping, leaf of spinach that may someday be used to aid and even replace failing human hearts.

    June 26, 2017

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  • Journals

    Deadline Approaching for Special Journal Issue on Biomass Energy

    The guest editors of an upcoming special issue of the ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology are currently accepting manuscripts covering the recent developments in biomass energy research. The deadline to submit a paper for the special issue is July 1.

    June 05, 2017

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  • Conference

    Register for SMASIS

    Adaptive Structures and Materials Systems by definition are intelligent, flexible systems that sense and respond to ever changing environments. The field has rapidly matured due to synergistic interdisciplinary efforts across universities, government, and industry.

    June 26, 2017

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  • Conference

    Register Now for Summer Heat Transfer Conference (SHTC)

    SHTC brings together international researchers and engineers focusing on heat and mass transfer in a variety of applications, including biotechnology. SHTC has a dedicated track biotechnology, including energy-based therapies and modeling of bioheat transfer.

    May 30, 2017

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  • Book

    Mobile Wearable Nano-Bio Health Monitoring Systems with Smartphones as Base Stations

    This book discusses the development and application of mobile wearable nano-bio health monitoring systems for telemedicine, in which nanomaterials-based biosensors are used to measure physiological signals, such as ECG, EEG, EMG and EOG.

    May 30, 2017

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  • Article

    Biobots to the Rescue

    North Carolina State researchers have developed software and hardware to allow them to use aerial drones to guide biobots, insects such as cockroaches fitted with tiny sensors, to map large, unstable areas such as voids in collapsed buildings after a disaster.

    May 30, 2017

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  • Course

    Nano-Materials in Metals

    The course explores the enhancement of metals’ mechanical and thermal properties through the infusion of various nano-materials. It discusses nano-materials, compatible metals, their mechanical and high temperature properties, and the results of published experiments.

    May 30, 2017

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  • Podcast

    Podcast: Optimizing Drug Delivery Methods

    Dr. Katherine Ferrara, a distinguished professor of biomedical engineering at UC Davis, discusses how in vivo imaging can enhance the optimization of nanodelivery methods.

    May 30, 2017

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  • Article

    A Robot That Prints Tissue

    A six-axis robotic 3D printing workstation prints tissue, cells, and perhaps one day even a replacement for a human organ and brings advantages that three-axis printers don’t have.

    April 03, 2017

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  • Journal

    Journal of Biomechanical Engineering

    This monthly journal reports on research results involving the application of mechanical engineering to the conception, design, development, analysis and operation of biomechanical systems. Topics range from basic biology to biomedical applications.

    May 10, 2017

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  • Conference

    Check out the Bio and Sustainable Manufacturing Track the Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC2017)

    The 12th Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC2017) coming June 4-8, in Los Angeles, will highlight cutting edge manufacturing research in the Bio and Sustainable Manufacturing space.

    March 06, 2017

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  • Course

    Essentials—Bioprocessing Equipment (BPE)

    This self-study course explains how the ASME BPE standard has improved the manufacturing practices of the bioprocessing and pharmaceutical industries as a whole.

    May 01, 2017

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  • Network with Your Peers in Bioengineering

    The Bioengineering Division (BED) is focused on the application of mechanical engineering knowledge, skills, and principles from conception to the design, development, analysis, and operation of biomechanical systems.

    March 06, 2017

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  • Journal

    Journal of Medical Devices

    This journal presents papers on medical devices that improve diagnostic interventional and therapeutic treatments, including coverage of novel devices that allow new surgical strategies, new methods of drug delivery, and more.

    November 07, 2016

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  • Article

    An Artificial Heart to Beat

    A team at OSHU has developed an experimental artificial heart which, if successful, could be the first such device sufficiently compact, durable, biocompatible, and inexpensive enough to serve as a permanent replacement for failing hearts.

    March 06, 2017

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  • Course

    NanoSystems for Applications in Water, Energy, Chemical and Biological Separations

    This self-study course covers the theory, fabrication, and applications of microscale and nanoscale systems. Three application areas, energy, water, and chemical and biological separations, are discussed in detail.

    March 06, 2017

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  • Proceedings

    Proceedings of the ASME 2016 5th International Conference on Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer (MNHMT 2016)—Volume 2

    Focused on state-of-the-art R&D in micro/nanoscale heat transfer, proceedings of MNHT cover topics such as micro/nanofluidics, nanofluids, biomicrofluidics, boiling, and evaporation heat transfer.

    December 05, 2016

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  • Podcast

    Nano Aspects in the Physics of Cancer

    University of Pennsylvania’s Dr. Dennis Discher discusses how physical changes of tissues and cells contribute to cancer growth in this podcast recorded at ASME’s 2016 NEMB Conference.

    February 06, 2017

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  • Certification

    Bioprocessing Equipment Certification

    A result of widespread industry requests for standardization, the ASME BPE Certification Program is the leading standard on how to design and build equipment and systems used in the production of biopharmaceuticals.

    April 03, 2017

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  • Article

    Taking Trauma Out of the Brain

    Researchers at Tel-Aviv University have shown how the brain activity behind stress and fear can be turned down with biofeedback. Thanks to them, future soldiers may be able to avoid stress-related conditions like PTSD.

    May 01, 2017

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  • Book

    Bioprocessing Piping and Equipment Design—A Companion Guide for the ASME BPE Standard

    This is a companion guide to the ASME Bioprocessing Piping and Equipment (BPE) Standard and explains what lies behind many of the requirements and recommendations within that industry standard.

    November 21, 2016

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  • Advocacy

    On the Issue of Bioengineering

    ASME urges Congress to consider increased funding for bioengineering across the federal government, and to work to strengthen these investments in the long run to reduce US health care costs and support continued US leadership in bioengineering.

    December 05, 2016

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  • Article

    The Bio-Arcade

    Stanford researchers have made a video game where real microbes become Pac Men, and soccer players, that can be directed through a maze. And they’ve given us the blueprints to build our own.

    November 21, 2016

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  • Call for Papers

    Call for Papers - ASME's International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE) - 2017

    This annual event explores real world challenges that require interdisciplinary mechanical engineering perspectives. Submit an abstract for paper presentation at the Biomedical & Biotechnology Engineering track, due March 6.

    January 09, 2017

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  • Monographs

    Monograph Series: Biomedical and Nanomedical Technologies

    This monograph series focuses on the implementation of various engineering principles in the conception, design, development, analysis and operation of biomedical, biotechnological and nanotechnology systems and applications.

    December 19, 2016

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  • K–12 Challenge

    Future Engineers New Challenge—Mars Medical

    K–12 students in the US are challenged to create a digital 3D model of an object that could be used by an astronaut to maintain physical health on a 3-year mission to Mars.

    November 07, 2016

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  • Article

    Prosthetic Limbs That Can Feel

    Researchers at Arizona State University are moving closer to developing prosthetic limbs that afford a high degree of control for amputees.

    December 05, 2016

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  • Article

    Top 6 Robotic Applications in Medicine

    Top applications for robots in medicine include telepresence, surgical assistance, rehabilitation, medical transportation, sanitation and disinfection, and dispensing prescriptions.

    November 21, 2016

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  • Podcast

    Podcast: Nanoengineering Intelligent Therapeutic Systems

    University of Texas at Austin’s Dr. Nicholas Peppas talks about the role of biomaterials in drug delivery and discusses some of the latest techniques being used to improve them.

    December 05, 2016

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  • Proceedings

    Using Thermoelectric Cooling with Tourniquets for Nerve Preservation

    A paper on the use of finite element simulation to predict the usefulness of using thermoelectric coolers applied to a limb compared to the standard use of ice packs. From Heat Transfer, Fluids Engineering, and Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels Conferences.

    November 21, 2016

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  • Article

    Bacteria Wind Farm

    Oxford researchers have shown that if you place bacteria into an array, their movements become self-organized and they kick up a flow from which it would be possible to draw a minute amount of energy.

    November 07, 2016

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  • Journal

    Guest Editorial—Special Issue: Spotlight of the Future of Cardiovascular Engineering Frontiers: Challenges in Cardiovascular Biomechanics

    This special issue of the Journal of Biomechanical Engineering highlights frontiers and challenges in cardiovascular biomechanics. Experimental work ranges from individual smooth muscle cells to engineered cardiac tissue to whole arteries.

    November 07, 2016

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  • Global Impact

    From E4C, the Best of Siemens Stiftung EPA: A Wearable Hypothermia Monitor, Trash-Funded Healthcare, and an Irrigation Pump

    A wearable thermometer for newborns, a medical insurance scheme for trash collectors, a hydro-powered water pump and a stove that burns biomass took the top prizes at Siemens Stiftung’s Empowering People Award this year.

    November 07, 2016

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  • Article

    Precise Prosthetics for Elite Athletes

    Athletes who wear prosthetic limbs can have a hard time fitting limbs that perform the precision movements required for their sport. Researchers who study how cyclists and runners move say they have the answer.

    October 17, 2016

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  • Article

    Sniffing Out Danger

    Researchers at Washington University can convert locusts into “biorobotic chemical sensing machines” and steer them toward particular locations by remote control.

    October 03, 2016

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