Tissue Engineering for Regenerative Medicine

functional, biomimetic biomaterials with tissue and disease modification activities

Scientific Sharing by Prof. Elmer Ker & Prof. Michelle Wang – Growth and differentiation factor-7 immobilized, mechanically strong quadrol-hexamethylene diisocyanate-methacrylic anhydride polyurethane polymer for tendon repair and regeneration

November 3rd, 2022|

This research project is completed under Prof. KER Dai Fei Elmer and Prof. WANG Dan Michelle. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2022.10.029 Here are some extracts from their work:  "Biological and mechanical cues are both vital for biomaterial aided tendon repair [...]

Label-free Cell Analysis

May 31st, 2022|

Label-free cell analysis is a promising technology that is broadly applicable to the biomedical sciences but cannot be easily accomplished without artificial intelligence. Simply put, it is very tedious and time consuming for research [...]

Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering and Regeneration

October 12th, 2018|

The musculoskeletal system is an intricate network comprised of hard and soft tissues including bone, tendon, and muscle and functions to facilitate body movement. Injuries and diseases affecting the musculoskeletal system dramatically impacts our quality [...]

Engineering of Bio-instructive Matrices in Vitro

July 12th, 2018|

The ECM is a biomaterial designed by nature, which has undergone more than 500 million years of material optimization. It signals cells using a combination of three major communication planes (biochemical composition, biomechanical properties and [...]