Rentschler's startup company improves endoscopy procedures with patented balloon technology

Sept. 11, 2023

Aspero Medical , a CU spin-out company co-founded by Professor Mark Rentschler , has received clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market and sell the Ancora-SB small bowel balloon overtube that incorporates the company’s patented Pillar micro-texture balloon technology. The Ancora-SB device is used for small bowel...


Q&A: Inspiring the Next Generation of Biomedical Engineers

Sept. 5, 2023

Corrin is the recepient of the Investing in CU Engineering (ICUE) Graduate Fellowship. Corrin, tell us about your research. What is it that you study? Currently, I work in Dr. Maureen Lynch’s mechanobiology laboratory, researching breast cancer bone metastasis. Advanced breast cancer commonly metastasizes to the skeleton, and is incurable...

Clari robot

Tiny, shape-shifting robot can squish itself into tight spaces

Aug. 30, 2023

First gen

CU Engineering offers debt-free degrees for first-gen Colorado students

Aug. 24, 2023

Carson Bruns

Bruns teams up with Rihanna’s tattoo artist to make smarter ink

Aug. 23, 2023


Jayaram part of team that earns Outreach Award for STEM education

Aug. 23, 2023

CU SPUR program photo

BME Undergraduates Conduct Research through CU SPUR

Aug. 4, 2023

Biomedical Engineering (BME) undergraduates finishing 10 weeks of research in campus labs shared their findings this week as participants of the 2023 Summer Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) . Ella Erich -CU SPUR participant in the lab of Dr Mark Borden Students Nidhi Ramachandra and Chrisanna Bertuccio worked in the...

Nick Bottenus

Bottenus lands prestigious research award from Boettcher Foundation

June 20, 2023

Assistant Professor Nick Bottenus of the Paul M. Rady Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Biomedical Engineering Program has been awarded a Webb-Waring Biomedical Research Award for research advancing the state of ultrasound molecular imaging. The award is given out by the Boettcher Foundation , which invests in leading Colorado...

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First-ever class in biomedical engineering at CU Boulder graduates this spring

May 25, 2023

The first-ever graduating class in biomedical engineering at CU Boulder received their diplomas this spring, marking a significant achievement not only for the students but for the program as well. The graduation ceremony was held in the Byron R. White Club in Folsom Stadium on May 11. The event was...


Senior design teams for biomedical engineering join Expo

May 25, 2023