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DIY Origami Face Masks For COVID-19

By James McGonigle on April 22, 2020

Seed Grant recipient Shu Yang, Ph.D., has developed a novel approach to developing home-made facemask to protect the spread of the COVID-19 virus. READ MORE

Restoring the heart’s elasticity: new path against heart failure

By James McGonigle on July 23, 2018

Ben Prosser, Assistant Professor of Physiology and CEMB faculty researcher and his colleague, Ken Margulies recently reported in Nature Medicine, promising work into restoring elasticity to previously ‘damaged’ and stiff cardiac muscle cells.  The work focuses on the microtubules within a single cardiac cell. Diseased cells fill up with greater numbers of these filaments increasing ...

Request for Proposals: Seed Funding for Pilot Projects in Mechanobiology

By Patience on January 22, 2018

The Center for Engineering MechanoBiology (CEMB) is seeking proposals for pilot research in topics related to mechanobiology. The CEMB is a multi-institutional Science and Technology Center funded by the National Science Foundation to advance the study of mechanical forces in molecules, cells, and tissues in plants and animals. We welcome applications for seed grants from […]

CEMB First Annual Retreat Convenes July 17-18

By Patience on July 17, 2017

CEMB Members will gather Monday, July 17 – Tuesday, July 18 for the first Annual CEMB Retreat. Events will start on Monday at 11:00 a.m. in the Glandt Forum, Singh Center for Nanotechnology. CEMB faculty, postdocs and students will participate in research intensive working groups and lectures. Join us for educational sessions related to technology […]