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Acoustic Tweezers

Acoustic Tweezers

Carnegie Mellon University President Subra Suresh and researchers from MIT and Pennsylvania State University have devised a new way to separate cells by exposing them to sound waves as they flow through a tiny channel. Their device could be used to detect the extremely rare tumor cells that circulate in cancer patients' blood, helping doctors predict whether a tumor is going to spread. Continue Reading...

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On May 13 - 16, College of Engineering students participated in the Real World Engineering Silicon Valley program to experience a "day-in-the-life" of an engineer, tour companies, learn about the roles their engineers play in their business, and network with alumni. Learn more about the RWE program


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