Tag: biomedical engineering

Antibiotic Resistance Without the Antibiotics

Antibiotic resistance is a global threat that leads to more than 23,000 deaths each year in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Over exposure to antibiotics has long been blamed, but Assistant Professor Mary Dunlop is flipping that idea on its head, finding that bacteria can also develop resistance without being exposed to antibiotics.

BU Scientists Attend Launch of National Microbiome Initiative

White House event announces federal, private sector collaboration By Barbara Moran, BU Today Right now, armies of microbes are wiggling, […]

From Cells To Circuits

Transforming Living Cells into Computers By Sara Elizabeth Cody Whether it’s artificial skin that mimics squid camouflage or an artificial […]