Center for Engineering MechanoBiology

Mechanobiology Community

Developing a network of scholars, students, and industrial and community partners

Mechanobiology Innovation

Creating new materials, biomedical therapies, and improved agricultural technologies

Mechanobiology Education

Training the science and engineering workforce of the future

Mechanobiology Research

Exploring how molecules, cells and tissues utilize mechanics within plant and animal biology

The Center for Engineering MechanoBiology (CEMB) is a multi-institutional Science and Technology Center funded by the NSF to advance the study of mechanical forces in molecules, cells, and tissues in plants and animals.
Jason Burdick

Jason Burdick’s, PROHIBIX, launches at Penn incubator space

By James McGonigle on November 14, 2018

On November 1, The University of Pennsylvania launched a new partnership with Johnson & Johnson Innovation, the health care giant’s collaborative arm. Known as JPOD @ Philadelphia and based in ...

Upcoming events

  • November 29, 2018 • 3 PM – 4:30 PM
  • Danforth Campus
  • November 30, 2018 • 1:30 PM – 3 PM
  • CEMB Conference Room and remotely
  • December 5, 2018 • 12 PM – 1 PM
  • CEMB Conference Room and remotely