Pinaki Sarder, PhD, assistant professor of pathology and
anatomical sciences, has received a grant from the National
Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases’
Diabetic Complications Consortium to study the computational
imaging of renal structures for diagnosing diabetic
A team of researchers led by Kwang W. Oh, PhD, associate
professor of biomedical engineering and electrical engineering, has
fabricated a chip that uses two different types of force —
capillary- and vacuum-driven — to manipulate how fluids
travel in micro- and nanosized channels.
Cytocybernetics, a UB spinoff co-founded by two Jacobs
School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences faculty members,
has been awarded $1.5 million by the National Institutes of Health
(NIH) to develop an enhanced version of a device it created that
integrates electronics with heart muscle cells to test how new
drugs affect the heart’s electrical activity.
A new review paper led by Stephanie Anzman-Frasca, PhD,
assistant professor of pediatrics, suggests varied diets and
persistence in exposing infants and children to healthy foods is
key to promoting healthy eating behaviors.
University at Buffalo spinoff POP Biotechnologies Inc. (POP
BIO) ended 2017 on a high note with a flurry of activity, including
reaching research agreements with two international pharmaceutical
A newly patented technology developed as a collaboration in the
departments of Biomedical Engineering, Orthopaedics, and
Microbiology and Immunology is at the heart of an Office of Naval
Research (ONR) grant focused on preventing and treating orthopaedic
A global study led by Paresh Dandona, MD, PhD, found a majority
of patients with Type 1 diabetes who were treated with
dapagliflozin, a Type 2 diabetes medicine, had a significant
decline in their blood sugar levels.
Researchers in the Department of Medicine have published a study
that identifies a new way to predict which patients may be at a
higher risk for heart failure after undergoing Transcatheter Aortic
Valve Implantation (TAVR).