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  • Cheng Zhu and Hanjoong Jo Named Biomedical Engineering Society Fellows

  • Study Sheds Light on Sickle Cell Disease and Offers New Hope for Patients

  • Georgia Tech's Brandon Dixon Receives NSF Career Award

    for his innovation on multi-scale approaches to quantify biomechanical control of lymphatic pump function
  • Chong Shin - New Study Spotlights the Regenerative Capacity of Liver Cells

Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering & Bioscience

The Petit Institute has revolutionized the term "interdisciplinary research," and has become internationally recognized for its ability to tackle complex research problems by brining engineering and scientists together. It has grown to include 160 faculty members from a wide variety of disciplines, which has played a vital role in building its dynamic culture.

Research Focus Areas

News

Platelets modulate clotting behavior by “feeling” their surroundings
Blood platelets can "feel" the physical environment around them, researchers have learned.
Sense of Direction
Brown epitomizing the mentor role in Petit Scholar program.
Monsanto Accepting Applications for Summer 2015 Internships
Open to all Georgia Tech undergrads interested in biotechnology

Events

Wednesday
Oct
1
2014 Fall BIO Vendor Showcase
Petit Institute hosts bio-community vendors exhibiting their goods and services
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
Oct
2
Immunoengineering Seminar
"Engineering the Immune Response to 'Self' for Effective Cancer Immunotherapy" - Michelle Krogsgaard,...
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday
Oct
3
Immunoengineering Seminar Series
Trainees Aline Thomas (Babensee lab) & Betsy Campbell (Sulchek lab) presenting
9:30 am - 10:30 am