Can Science and Technology Fix a Broken Heart? (HuffPost)

Dr. Cynthia Thaik, Cardiologist, Author, and Founder Of Revitalize-U, interviews Prof. Feinberg about the current technologies available for heart repair.

“Conversations like this one — between a clinical cardiologist like myself and a biomedical researcher like Adam — can help provide the public with a better understanding of the complex nature of current heart treatments, and also give us some insight into how new research will impact our future.”

Read Part 1 of the article online at the Huffington Post

Read Part 2 of the article

Congratulations to TJ for Receiving a Bertucci Graduate Fellowship

Congratulations to PhD student TJ Hinton, who has been award a prestigious Bertucci Graduate Fellowship in the amount of $20,000.  This fellowship was created through the generosity of John and Claire Bertucci and it was established to provide merit fellowships to graduate students pursuing doctoral degrees in Engineering in CIT.

Publication: “Shrink Wrapping Cells in a Defined Extracellular Matrix to Modulate the Chemo-Mechanical Microenvironment”

Rachelle, John and Amrita are co-first authors on our latest publication on “Shrink Wrapping Cells in a Defined Extracellular Matrix to Modulate the Chemo-Mechanical Microenvironment” published in the Journal of Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering.  This article is part of the 2014 Young Innovator issue and the work will be presented at the 2014 Biomedical Engineering Society meeting in October as part of the Young Innovator Symposium.