May 16, 2014
Undergraduate researcher Michael Nehls has been awarded summer funding by the American Heart Association to continue his work on valvular insterstitial cells (VICSs) with Postdoc Adrianne Rosales. Congrats Michael!
May 16, 2014
April 28, 2014
April 24, 2014
Samir Singh showed scaffold modulus and peptide functionalization affected tumor cell migration in a 3D synthetic matrix. His paper, entitled "A peptide functionalized poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG) hydrogel for investigating the influence of biochemical and biophysical matrix properties on tumor cell migration" appears in Biomaterials Science.
April 10, 2014
Ian Marozas has also earned the prestegious National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship. Congratulations!
April 4, 2014
Undergrad Amanda Panepento (working with postdoc William Wan) was awarded both BURST and HHMI-UROP summer grants for her project on "Development of patterned photodegradable hydrogel platforms for cardiomyocyte culture. Congratulations Amanda!
April 2, 2014
Ian Marozas earns the Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship issued by the National Academies, all three of which count Kristi as a member. This prestigous fellowship provides a stipend, tuition, fees, and expenses paid to attend Ford Fellows Conferences for three years. Congratulations Ian!
April 1, 2014
Ian Marozas earned the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, which will fund his research for three years. This is a very competitive fellowship and a great award. Congratulations Ian!