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The Biointerfaces Institute at Michigan

The Biointerfaces Institute brings together researchers from dentistry, pharmacy, engineering and medical schools.| Short Read
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IMAGE:  ChE student working in lab.

The Biointerfaces Institute brings together researchers from dentistry, pharmacy, engineering and medical schools, to try to bridge the gap between technology and healthcare. Researchers work literally side by side to solve some of the biggest challenges in health care today.  Professor Joerg Lahann from the Department of Chemical Engineering is the director of the institute.

 

Student working in lab.
A nail gun attached to an octocopter. Credit: Matthew Romano, Michigan Robotics, University of Michigan.

Roofing drone nails down shingles

Automated drone does work at the same speed as a novice roofer, researcher says. | Medium Read