vSMC-derivatives organization &alignment after short-term cyclic uniaxial strain featured in AJP-Cell Physiology For more information: http://ajpcell.physiology.org/content/ajpcell/early/2015/06/18/ajpcell.00366.2014.full.pdf
Congratulations Jackie on your successful master’s thesis defense!
Congratulations to Dr. Xin Yi Chan for receiving the F32 NRSA Individual Fellowship from NHLBI to study iPSC differentiation to the vasculature.
Congratulations Dr. Shen on your successful defense of your work on using novel hydrogel systems for studying wound healing, angiogenesis and cancer!
The President’s Frontier Award Program was created to support faculty conducting innovate research and Dr. Gerecht was the first faculty to be awarded this prestigious $250,000 prize! Congratulations! http://hub.jhu.edu/2015/01/28/gerecht-presidents-frontier-award
Congratulations to Dr. Gerecht for being named the first Kent Gordon Croft Investment Management Faculty Scholar! This named award is given to a senior assistant or associate professor to recognize accomplishment and to promote professional development. It recognizes Sharon’s groundbreaking research into the mechanisms underlying cell fate and morphology. More information can be found… Read more »
Big congratulations to Kyung who will be joining the faculty of the Division of Bioengineering at the Incheon National University, S. Korea.
Dr. Gerecht is one of only four winners of the 2014 American Heart Association – National Established Investigator Award. This prestigious award is given to accomplished mid-career investigators of unusual promise that are committed to research in cardiovascular or cerebrovascular science. The funding will support our work on regulating hypoxia in hydrogels for vascular regeneration.
Congratulations Dr. Maureen Wanjare on your successful defense and beautiful work on elucidating the roles of chemical and mechanical cues governing perivascular differentiation!