Azarin Research Group

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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

December 2020: Jen, Jenny, and Pedram successfully defended their doctoral theses. Congratulations, Dr. Caronia, Dr. One, and Dr. Motallebnejad!

September 2020: Tiffany has been awarded an Engineering in Medicine Doctoral Fellowship from IEM. Congratulations, Tiffany!

September 2020: Congratulations to Pedram for his paper in Fluids and Barriers of the CNS!

August 2020: Congratulations to Tiffany for her paper in AIChE Journal!

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!