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Welcome to the University of Pittsburgh Biomaterials Foundry! Our goal is to improve lives through biomaterials innovation. We apply tools from chemistry, biology, and materials science and engineering to create functional biomaterials that enable new treatments in regenerative medicine. We strive to advance the field by innovations in biomaterial Design, Processing, and Application.
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2-10-15 The communication on "Micropatterning Electrospun Scaffolds to Create Intrinsic Vascular Networks" by Eric Jeffries has been chosen for Best of Macromolecular Journals, Edition 2015, as seen here Best of Macros 2015. The work is displayed on the inside front cover. This work combines 3D printing with electrospinning to create scaffolds to promote microvascular networks.
2-7-15 Congratulations to Dr. Yadong Wang on receiving the 2015 Carnegie Life Science Award. Carnegie Life Science Award recognizes and honors outstanding scientific advances in new and innovative biomedical and life sciences endeavors 2015 Carnegie Life Science Award .
2-1-15 Congratulations to Chelsea Stowell on being selected for Cardiovascular Bioengineering Training Program (CBTP), a highly competitive training grant awarded by NIH to talented students from engineering and other quantitative sciences for careers in biomedical research in the cardiovascular area Swanson School of Engineering, CBTP .

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