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Christine defends her thesis!

December 3rd, 2018 in News.

Congratulations to Christine for defending her thesis, “Investigation of Physiological and Pathological Vascular Functions Using Engineered Systems”

Dr. Chen receives Pritzker award

October 17th, 2018 in News, Uncategorized.

Dr. Chen has received the 2019 Robert A. Pritzker Distinguished Lecture Award, recognizing achievements and leadership in biomedical engineering.

Dan defends his thesis!

June 27th, 2018 in News.

Congrats to Dan for successfully defending his thesis, “3D Printing Approaches for Guiding Endothelial Cell Mitration and Vascularization."

Check out Anant and Matt and Kehan’s article on Developmental Cell

January 8th, 2018 in News.

Force Generation via β-Cardiac Myosin, Titin, and α-Actinin Drives Cardiac Sarcomere Assembly from Cell-Matrix Adhesions PDF

Check out Bill and Matt’s article on Nature

December 14th, 2017 in News.

A non-canonical Notch complex regulates adherens junctions and vascular barrier function PDF

Check out Stella and Tea’s Article on PNAS

August 1st, 2017 in News.

Three-dimensional biomimetic vascular model reveals a RhoA, Rac1, and N-cadherin balance in mural cell–endothelial cell-regulated barrier function PDF

Check out Tea’s paper on Nature BME

June 13th, 2017 in News.

3D-printed vascular networks direct therapeutic angiogenesis in ischaemia. PDF

Check out Brendon’s and Britta’s article on Nature Materials

December 21st, 2015 in News.

Mechanosensing in fibrillar microenvironments PDF

Check out John’s and Anant’s Science article

December 21st, 2015 in News.

Titin and Cardiomyopathy PDF

Check out Brandon’s and Britta’s paper on Nature Methods

October 16th, 2014 in News.

DNA hairpin to measure cell traction forces. Click here for the paper