Standing up to one of humanity’s greatest threats: unlocking the phage fighters.
Prof. Prakash Nallathamby and research team are tackling antibiotic resistance by exploring a new nanoparticle system that mimics how phages attack and kill bacteria.
What does humanity need?
That’s the question we set out to answer every day. As engineers at Notre Dame, the solution isn’t one we find. It’s one we build. We’re humans building a more humane world.
Notre Dame experiment is in route to space station; could lead to more effective early cancer screenings
Researchers studying how bubbles form and function sent a fully automated, self-contained experiment to the …
William F. Schneider awarded Notre Dame’s James A. Burns, C.S.C., Award for outstanding mentorship of doctoral students
William F. Schneider is the recipient of the James A. Burns, C.S.C., Graduate School Award. The award showcases the …
David Burghoff, assistant professor of electrical engineering, has received the Young Investigator Research Program …
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Spotlight on Research
Fighting for the Human Heart
Through cellular research, Prof. Pinar Zorlutuna is working to extend the time that donor hearts are useable in transplantation. She has built the closest thing possible to the human heart in the laboratory and helped identify and test a preservation solution that improves the condition of a donor heart and extends its preservation time from four to eight hours.