Prof. Feinberg and Team Win Instrumentation Grant for Confocal Microscope

A team of faculty from MSE and BME led by Adam wins a Carnegie Mellon internal infrastructure grant to acquire a Nikon AZ100 C2 confocal microscope. This equipment will enable 3-D imaging of biological samples, engineered tissues and protein-based ...

Welcome to Brooke, Billy, Iris and Nina!

A warm welcome to the great group of undergraduates joining us for the summer. Brooke Gladstone is working on corneal regeneration, Billy Littlefield is working on collagen IV nanofibers, Iris Young is characterizing the structure of protein nanofibers and ...

Congrats to Ashley Lee for Receiving Her Masters Degree!

Congratulations to Ashley Lee, who received her Masters of Science degree in Materials Science and Engineering on May 15, 2011.  Ashley will be continuing on in the lab this summer working on muscle tissue engineering.

Welcome Rachelle and Ling!

A belated to welcome to our two new postdoctoral fellows! Rachelle Palchesko recently received her PhD in Chemistry from Duquesne University. She is working on regeneration of the corneal endothelium and is a OTERO (Ocular Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Ophthalmology) Fellow funded by the ...

Congrats to Gabe for Receiving a Research Fellowship!

Congratulations to Gabe Diamond for being awarded a CMU Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) to study the mechanical properties of laminin nanofibers in the lab this summer.

Skeletal Muscle in the Lab

A skeletal muscle myotube derived from the C2C12 cell line.  Credit to Yan Sun and Ashley Lee.

Hierarchical architecture influences calcium dynamics in engineered cardiac muscle

Dr. Feinberg is a co-author on the recently published article entitled "Hierarchical architecture influences calcium dynamics in engineered cardiac muscle" in the Experimental Biology and Medicine. Pong, T., W. J. Adams, et al. (2011). "Hierarchical architecture influences calcium dynamics in engineered ...

Undergraduate Research Opportunities – SUMMER 2011

The Carnegie Mellon Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program in Materials Research is accepting applications until February 22, 2011.  Undergraduates must be from a university other than CMU.  Opportunities exist to do cutting edge research in the Regenerative Biomaterials & ...

Welcome Dr. Yan Sun

The Regenerative Biomaterials and Therapeutics Group welcomes Dr. Yan Sun to the lab. Dr. Sun is an Associate Professor in the School of Biological Science and Medical Engineering, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (BUAA) and will be a ...

Welcome Quentin, Gabe, Anshul and Tomas

The Regenerative Biomaterials and Therapeutics Group welcomes graduate student Quentin Jallerat and undergraduates Gabriel Diamond, Anshul Dhankher and Tomas Dardet to the lab.