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Cornell Engineering among best in U.S. News grad school rankings

Cornell Engineering ranks #14 among engineering colleges in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools rankings released on March 12, 2019. Cornell also ranked highly in 11 specialty rankings: #12 Aerospace Engineering #03 Biological/Agricultural Engineering #14 Biomedical Engineering #18 Chemical Engineering #11 Civil Engineering #09 Computer Engineering #09 Electrical Engineering #10 Environmental Engineering #09 Industrial/Systems Engineering #08 Materials Engineering #08 Mechanical Engineering Schools are ranked according to their performance across a set of widely accepted...

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Richard Cerione and Claudia Fischbach

Tackling cancer biology research across colleges and campuses

Richard Cerione, the Goldwin Smith Professor of pharmacology and chemical biology, and Claudia Fischbach, professor of biomedical engineering, discuss their collaborative research on cancer biology – the metabolic changes required for cancer development and cancer cells' interactions with other cells.

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Connor McGuigan

A Biomedical Approach to Treating Cancer: Lammerding Lab

Working in the Meinig School's Lammerding Lab, Cornell undergrad Connor McGuigan conducts research investigating the relationship between a cell’s ability to repair DNA, its deformability and how those two characteristics contribute to cancer.

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David Putnam with student in lab

Grant: $2.9 Million from NIH for Vaccine Efficacy

Prof. David A. Putnam is determining how engaging the innate immune system can help guide the adaptive immune system to create pathogen-matched and protective immune responses against both viral and bacterial pathogens.

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MasquerAID team members

Diverse Teams Converge to Solve Healthcare Problems at Weekend Hackathon

Collaboration between Cornell Medicine’s Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) and Entrepreneurship at Cornell brought together nearly 200 students and faculty members from Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell’s Ithaca campus, and several local and national academic institutions, to develop high-tech healthcare innovations.

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