August 11, 2011
Tengion's tissue regeneration technology was originally developed at Wake Forest University based on the research of Dr. Anthony Atala, director of the Wake Forest Institute for Regnerative Medicine.
Updated March 8, 2011
A team at the Institute for Regenerative Medicine say they successfully grew urinary tract tube replacements in five boys. It's a first, the university says.
Growing organs in WFU lab
March 1, 2011
The Pennsylvania-based company is seeking to commercialize human organ replacement technology being developed at Wake Forest University.
February 2, 2011
UNC-CH, Emory and South Carolina slip in rankings; Wake Forest cracks the list.
December 27, 2010
Professors at Wake Forest University say yoursmart phone could be a helpful reminder about your New Year's resolutions, but you've still got work to do.
Updated October 30, 2010
Researchers at Institute for Regenerative Medicine say they are the first scientists to use human liver cells to engineer small livers that can function like an actual human organ.
Growing organs in WFU lab
September 20, 2010
Editors of the New England Journal of Medicine chastise the drug giant for not helping with Wake Forest University study that compares the drug Spiriva to GSK’s Serevent.
July 26, 2010
John Templeton Foundation for The Character Project picks WFU team to define good character and ways to improve character.
Updated May 17, 2010
Wake Forest University demonstrated “CellCraft” last week at the White House during the inaugural National Lab Day celebration. The game developers intend to roll out the game to other schools, at no charge, in early summer.
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April 19, 2010
UniversityTech: New process can double the energy production of solar cells at a lower cost, researchers say. Technology is licensed to Triad-based FiberCell.
April 16, 2010
The goal is to speed up translation of research into therapies that patients can access.
Updated April 12, 2010
The four students from around the U.S. defeat teams from 10 other countries in KPMG Global Case Competition.
March 29, 2010
UNC-CH group takes home top social entrepreneurship award for mobile device to help sufferers with Autism.
March 26, 2010
Eleventh annual business plan competition features more than 30 teams making two-minute pitches in an actual elevator.
March 25, 2010
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center neurologist is already using three robots called the RP-7 to work with patients in three N.C. hospitals.
RP-7 accompanies a nurse for a patient visit
March 12, 2010
UniversityTech: “We put a lot of stock in diet,” says WFU School of Medicine study author. “But this study brings up some interesting questions about the way we live. We may need to start looking at other behaviors – besides daily food choices – that could be contributing to the obesity epidemic in younger age groups.”
February 7, 2010
A 36-hour marathon for MBA Marketing Summit at Wake Forest University produces ‘jewels that we will be mining for a while,’ IBM exec says. In undergraduate competition, an all-women team from Pennsylvania takes $10,000 first-place prize.
January 19, 2010
UniversityTech: Wake Forest University chemistry professor’s new book shines light on understudied areas.
June 17, 2009
Center for Innovation in Nanobiotechnology, which is located in the Triad, will receive money over four years. The goal is to help commercialize research done at state’s universities.