Mar 27, 2012
12:00 PM | Room 102, Haller Hall, Geological Museum, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Founding Core Faculty member Joanna Aizenberg discusses how nanobiomaterials are transforming regenerative medicine by introducing new capabilities to coordinate cell selection, growth, and differentiation. Specifically, she will describe how geometrical tuning of ordered arrays of nanopillars (NP) can be used to elicit specialized morphologies in adherent cells.
Mar 7, 2012
1:00 PM | Wyss Institute, Room 521, 3 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115
Invited lecturer Shelley Fried from Harvard Medical School discusses how and why retinal neurons respond to electric stimulation.
Mar 1, 2012
3:30 PM | Room 521, Wyss Institute, 3 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115
Jennifer Lewis from the University of Illionois discusses the design of novel inks with tailored rheological properties and recent advances in microscale printing of 3D polymer architectures and hydrogel scaffolding with embedded biomimetic microvasculature.