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Print and Probe

3D printers are changing the way scientists conduct research. NYUAD biomedical engineers designed and printed a complex microfluidic probe used in cancer research that works just as effectively as the original.

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NYU Abu Dhabi engineering faculty and researchers are frequently featured in local and international media.

New NYUAD research finds 3D printers offer alternate method to create microfluidic probes
3D printing provides an effective, low-cost technique for fabricating MFPs used in cancer research.
EurekaAlert! | August 08, 2018

NYU Positions Itself as a Leader in Biomedical Engineering
There may be few other fields that can match the excitement and promise of biomedical engineering. When engineers collaborate with physicians and medical researchers to develop systems and devices to solve clinical problems, the results can be transformative.
NYU Tandon School of Engineering News | July 31, 2018

Method may help myeloma patients avoid painful biopsies
The engineers at MIT have devised a microfluidic technique to capture and count circulating plasma cells from small samples of blood. The technique, which relies on conventional blood draws, may provide patients with a less painful test for multiple myeloma.
MIT News  |  April 4, 2017

Students develop life-saving water filter
Three students at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) have developed an innovative water filtering system that has the potential to save countless lives around the world.
Gulf News |  July 15, 2016