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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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Post-doctoral position available immediately
Applicants should have organic or polymer synthesis experience


4-05-16 We all got together for lunch to say a collective farewell to our friend and colleague Dr. Hassan Awada. Hassan is in full-on preparation mode for his rapidly approaching northwestward move to Michigan where a new job is awaiting him. Dr. Awada recently earned his PhD in Bioengineering after contributing to a great deal of research here in the Biomaterials Foundry. Thank you Hassan!

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