Bee venom could be used to help fight cancer.
Venom research by Bioengineering's Assistant Professor Dipanjan Pan and team could result in new cancer-fighting treatments
Stem cells
Founder Prof. Jun Song publishes research on reprogramming cells; could aid regenerative medicine
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Engineers at Illinois demonstrated a class of walking "biobots" powered by muscle cells and controlled with electrical impulses.

Honors and Awards



Bioengineering at Illinois

Every BIOE graduate at Illinois who applied to medical school was accepted.
(As of May 2012)