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Virginia Tech

Hadi Shafiee and Rafael Davalos, Virginia Tech

Caption: Hadi Shafiee, left, a Ph.D. candidate in engineering science and mechanics, and Rafael Davalos, assistant professor of biomedical engineering at Virginia Tech, discuss the experimental results of their work, displayed on the two screens. They are developing a unique microsystem that is showing considerable promise for the detection of cancer and for the study of the progression of the disease.

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