Center for Mechanobiology REU

UPenn- Pennsylvania Muscle Institute (PMI) Seminar- September 16

By James McGonigle on September 16, 2019

PMI Seminar: Rebecca Wells, MD “A Bile Duct-on-a-chip: An example of a simple microfluidic device with outsized functional potential” Speaker: Rebecca Wells – Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Sponsor: Pennsylvania Muscle Institute Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST Location: CRB Austrian Auditorium

Summer REU begins at WashU and UPenn_ May 28

By James McGonigle on January 30, 2019

The 10-week Research Experience for Undergraduates begins at Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Pennsylvania.  Program ends on August 2, 2019.   Apply at:      

Summer REU Program Ends

By Patience on January 3, 2018

Last day of the Summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program

Arinzeh’s Scaffolds Appear in Sigma Xi Magazine

By Patience on September 15, 2017

Science by CEMB member Treena Livingston Arinzeh of New Jersey Institute of Technology appears in Sigma Xi’s magazine American Scientist, Sept/Oct 2017 edition. Arinzeh’s work with  colleagues Moy and Huang examines how engineered scaffold structures shed light on cell growth, and thus can help “find new ways to regenerate bone, cartilage, and nerve tissue and […]

Three CEMB Undergraduates Presenting at BMES Conference

By Patience on September 14, 2017

CEMB is pleased to announce that three participants of the Penn Summer Undergraduate Research Program have been accepted to the 2017 Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting held in Phoenix, Arizona from October 11-14. The three students, Olivia Leavitt, John Durel, and Kimberly DeLuca, will present research conducted during their 2017 CEMB-funded summer projects, all […]

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Penn’s 2017 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience At-a-Glance

By Patience on August 25, 2017

As we say good-bye to our first summer of CEMB programming, the University of Pennsylvania CEMB group would like to thank the visiting summer students who joined our faculty labs. Their work contributed to exciting research happening throughout the center. The first Summer Undergraduate Research Experience saw a strong cohort of student researchers representing 10 […]

CEMB undergraduate programs in full swing

By Patience on July 31, 2017

At UPenn, a formal summer Research for Undergraduates (REU) program is in place and includes 10 undergraduates chosen from more than 100 applicants. This year’s students represent a diverse array of institutions (see list below). At Washington University, five students are working in CEMB labs as part of the plan to have a formal undergraduate […]