Regenerative Medicine in the News...
Pitt/Industry Partnership Helps Students Develop Ideas and Products
Thanks to a new four-year, $1.2 million partnership between the University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering and The Lubrizol Corporation, promising Pitt engineering students will have a chance to learn about industry needs and have a chance to develop ideas and products in the new Lubrizol Innovation Laboratory.
McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine Collaborators Create Nanofibers Using Unprecedented New Method
Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) and the University of Pittsburgh have developed a novel method for creating self-assembled protein/polymer nanostructures that are reminiscent of fibers found in living cells. The work offers a promising new way to fabricate materials for drug delivery and tissue engineering applications.
Surgical, Other Advances Improve Graft Survival of Intestinal, Multi-Visceral Transplant Patients
Innovations in surgical techniques, drugs, and immunosuppression have improved survival after intestinal and multi-visceral transplants, according to a retrospective analysis of more than 500 surgeries done at UPMC over nearly 25 years.
Video: Introduction to the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Need an introduction to what exactly we do at the McGowan Institute? Here is a video that highlights some of our research and scientists.