Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists examine evidence – gathered from visual circuits – that disputes a widely accepted belief about brain development.
The Macromolecules and Interfaces Institute and the Fralin Life Science Institute at Virginia Tech next week will welcome Wei Sun, a pioneer in bioprinting, as a visiting scholar.
Researchers have uncovered key cellular functions that help regulate inflammation — a finding the could illuminate major health problems such as heart disease, diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease, and cancer.
The National Science Foundation awarded $1.28 million to Virginia Tech engineering education faculty members Stephanie Adams and Holly Matusovich to offer a Dissertation Institute to evaluate issues that could lead to shortening a student's time to earn a doctoral degree.
The science historian will give a 4 p.m. distinguished lecture entitled "Should We Trust Science? Perspectives from the History and Philosophy of Science" at the Lyric Theatre, followed by a question and answer period and book signing.
GenoCAD, a computer-assisted design environment for synthetic biology developed at Virginia Tech, has transitioned to GenoFAB LLC to engage new users and create new opportunities for innovation.
The first in a series of public meetings hosted by Federal Aviation Administration test sites for unmanned aircraft will provide an opportunity for public questions and an overview of current activities.
The findings of a Virginia Tech biomedical and engineering mechanics associate professor and his students on somersaulting single-cell organisms could impact the study of how the containment affects the behavior of organisms used in a wide variety of engineering and scientific applications.
ACS Fellows are nominated by peers in the field and selected based on outstanding achievements in and contributions to the science/profession.
Researchers made the connection by analyzing blood samples taken from 40 participants enrolled in the diaBEAT-it program, a long-term study run by multiple researchers in the Fralin Translational Obesity Research Center.