Welcome to the Wilkinson Building BME Magazine Spring 2021  Improving human health

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Sharon Gerecht Featured

September 21, 2021

Sharon Gerecht: Engineering Stem Cells for Blood Vessel Growth

New faculty member Sharon Gerecht uses biomaterials and other engineered environments to help stem cells evolve into vascular cells, the foundation of blood vessels

Kathy Nightingale

September 20, 2021

Kathy Nightingale Wins IEEE Hertz Ultrasonics Award

Award recognizes significant contributions to the field of ultrasonic imaging

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September 17, 2021

Antimicrobial Coating for Orthopedic Implants Prevents Dangerous Infections

Customizable to individual patients and requiring less than 10 minutes to prepare and use, new surgical implant coating prevented 100% of infections in mice

MEMS Seminar: Instability and Oscillations in Cilia and Flagella

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium Side B, room 1466

Presenter: Distinguished Professor Philip Bayly

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Spinal Cord Stimulation - Dr. Warren Grill

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