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Our group studies the role of the cell microenvironment in development of healthy and diseased tissues for applications in regenerative medicine and cancer therapeutics. In particular, we focus on cell-cell interactions, soluble signaling and development of biomaterials to control cell behavior.

Recent News

July 2020: Congratulations to Tiffany for her paper in Biotechnology and Bioengineering!

June 2020: Congratulations to Hannah and Pedram for their paper in Current Opinion on Chemical Enginering!

May 2020: Congratulations to Joe for passing his qualifying exam!

April 2020: Janani has been selected as a trainee in the Biotechnology Training Program. Congratulations, Janani!

March 2020: Ray successfully defended his doctoral thesis. Congratulations, Dr. Lee! 

January 2020: Congratulations to lab alum Frankie for his paper in Annals of Biomedical Enginering!