ECE: Electrical & Computer Engineering
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Biomedical Applications Group

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Applications of signals and systems theory to problems in biology and medicine. Major areas of emphasis include systems biology, imaging, and bioinformatics.


Associated Labs & Facilities

Bioimaging Systems Laboratory.
www.bsl.ece.vt.edu


Computational Bioinformatics and Bio-Imaging Laboratory
www.cbil.ece.vt.edu


Computational Cell Biology
mpf.biol.vt.edu


News & Events

Biomedical Option for M.S. & Ph.D. Degrees

ECE graduate students may pursue a Biomedical Option. See link for details.

Nature Reviews publication

Jason Xuan and Yue Wang were published in one of the country's top scientific publications: Nature Reviews Cancer. Their paper, “The properties of high-dimensional data spaces: implications for exploring gene and protein expression data,” was published in January 2008. Co-authors included R. Clarke, H. W. Ressom, A. Wang, M. C. Liu, and E. A. Gehan.