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Swimming for Science

First 3D Platform for Simulating Zebrafish Behavior May Replace Animals in Some Research

Every year, approximately 20 million animals are used in scientific research. Increasingly these animals are zebrafish, which are quickly eclipsing rodents and primates as a favored species in biomedical research because of their genetic similarity to humans and their versatility.

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  • Off Road and On Track to Win

    Off Road and On Track to Win

    An interdisciplinary group of students launched an SAE group dubbed NYU Tandon Motorsports, which will compete in the international off-road vehicle competition. It includes students from every major — all interested in leveraging what they’ve learned in the classroom out in the field.

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  • NYU Tandon Researcher Uses Machine Learning to Help Early Detection and Treatment of Lymphedema

    NYU Tandon Researcher Uses Machine Learning to Help Early Detection and Treatment of Lymphedema

    Machine learning is driving advances in areas like commerce, gaming, navigation, cybersecurity, and voice recognition. However, Yao Wang, a professor of electrical and computer engineering, is using it to deliver strong medicine to health care research, diagnostics, self-therapy, and ultimately, prognosis.

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