Patent Issued: “Engineered cell growth on polymeric films and biotechnological applications thereof”

Prof. Feinberg is a co-inventor on the recently issued US Patent No. 8,492,150 entitled "Engineered cell growth on polymeric films and biotechnological applications thereof."

Welcome to undergraduates Anshul, Danny, Rahul and Shigeto working in the lab this summer!

We are pleased to welcome four undergraduates working in the lab this summer on a range of projects.   Anshul Dhanker and Rahul Kurl have both received the highly competitive Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship from the Undergraduate Research Office at ...

Congratulations to TJ Hinton for Receiving his Masters of Science in Biomedical Engineering

Congratulations to TJ Hinton, who recently graduated and received his Maters of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from CMU.  We are also excited that TJ will be continuing on in the group as a PhD student and expanding upon his ...

Quentin and John have Received the BME Teaching Award

Congratulations to Quentin Jallerat and John Szymanksi for receiving the BME Department's 2012-2013 Teaching Award for excellence.   They share this award for their hard work as TA's in the Tissue Engineering course, where they received outstanding evaluations from the ...

John Szymanski Wins the Best Presentation Award at the BiRM Annual Meeting

Congratulations to John Szymanski for winning the Best Presentation Award at the Biomechanics in Regenerative Medicine (BiRM) T32 Annual Progress Meeting.  John presented his exciting work on using monodisperse nanofibers to elucidate the mechanical properties of fibronectin.

Publication: Optimizing the Structure and Contractility of Engineered Skeletal Muscle Thin Films

We have published a new article in the journal Acta Biomaterialia on tissue engineered skeletal muscle entitled "Optimizing the Structure and Contractility of Engineered Skeletal Muscle Thin Films."  Congratulations to Yan, Rebecca and Ashley for publishing the second research paper ...

Adam Feinberg Keynote Speaker at the University of Florida 2013 Biomaterials Day

Prof. Adam Feinberg returned to his Alma mater as the keynote speaker for the University of Florida 2013 Biomaterials Day on March 22nd.  It was a great day of research from industry and academia and exciting to see so much great working ...

Adam Feinberg receives the George Tallmann Ladd Research Award from the Carnegie Institute of Technology

Prof. Adam Feinberg has been selected to receive the 2012 George Tallmann Ladd Research Award from the Carnegie Institute of Technology (College of Engineering) at Carnegie Mellon University. For 2012... "The George Tallmann Ladd Research Award was given to David Brumley, Assistant Professor of Electrical and ...

Adam Feinberg recognized by a Rising Star Award from BMES and CMBE

Prof. Adam Feinberg was recognized by a Rising Star Award from the Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering special interest group of the Biomedical Engineering Society.  Prof. Feinberg received the award and presented a talk on "Bottom-Up Engineering of the Extracellular Matrix" ...

Publication: Development of Polydimethylsiloxane Substrates with Tunable Elastic Modulus to Study Cell Mechanobiology in Muscle and Nerve

We have published a new article in the journal PLoS ONE on substrates with tunable elastic modulus entitled "Development of Polydimethylsiloxane Substrates with Tunable Elastic Modulus to Study Cell Mechanobiology in Muscle and Nerve."