10/04/2017 10:59:48
Emily Velasco
A new test developed at Caltech can identify whether bacteria are resistant to antibiotics in a mere half hour, giving medical professionals a new tool for fighting infections.
A visualization of how the antibiotic resistance test works.
09/29/2017 16:45:43
Robert Perkins
New faculty member Wei Gao creates biosensors that probe metrics of health by analyzing sweat.
Gao
09/14/2017 16:22:45
Emily Velasco
Researchers from Caltech and UC San Francisco have uncovered links between specific bacterial members of the human gut microbiome and the inflammatory response seen in multiple sclerosis.
An artist's rendering of gut bacteria.
09/12/2017 08:26:44
Whitney Clavin
Chemical and electrical engineers team up to create a new breed of microdevices for medical diagnostics.
illustration of chip in gut
09/05/2017 12:44:41
Robert Perkins
Engineers have developed an app that can measure key benchmarks of heart health using just a smartphone's camera.
07/20/2017 12:45:40
Robert Perkins
Caltech engineer Jay Nadeau says a method called digital holographic microscopy could be used to detect living microbes in space.
Plumes
05/22/2017 15:24:33
Lori Oliwenstein
Philanthropists Tianqiao Chen and Chrissy Luo support brain research that promotes and improves the well-being of humanity.
image
05/22/2017 10:49:33
Lori Oliwenstein
Philanthropists Tianqiao Chen and Chrissy Luo support brain research that promotes and improves the well-being of humanity
Basal ganglia
05/17/2017 11:01:36
Robert Perkins
Engineers combine light and sound in a microscopy technique that could allow surgeons to determine—in the operating room—whether a tumor has been completely removed from a cancer patient, reducing the need for follow-up surgeries.
Terence T. W. Wong
05/10/2017 09:38:22
Robert Perkins
Engineers use light and sound to peer centimeters into living tissue with enough resolution to see active organs and flowing blood.
Mouse
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