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Biologists Design a Plug-and-Play Controller for Gene Expression

Three researchers posing together outdoors. UT Dallas researchers worked with colleagues from UT Tyler to engineer components that can rewire genetic response pathways, creating a template for designing new cellular behaviors with a wide range of potential applications. read more

Sheaths Become Mighty New Layer in Research Team's Artificial Muscles

Ray Baughman In a new study, researchers describe sheath-run artificial muscles that have higher power densities and can produce mechanical energy more efficiently than previous creations. read more

Rafael Martín Named University's New Vice President, Chief of Staff

Rafael Martin Rafael Martín, who has been the associate vice president for research since 2006, will join the senior leadership team at UT Dallas beginning July 1. read more

Two Undergraduate Researchers Receive Goldwater Scholarships

Vyom Raval seated at a computer. Vyom Raval, a Green Fellow and a neuroscience senior, and Mark De Los Santos, a Eugene McDermott Scholar and a molecular biology senior, each received the prestigious scholarship. read more

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