Growing new human livers is a long-term goal of bioengineer Kelly Stevens as she studies this organ’s development.
Princess Imoukhuede joins the UW from Washington University in St. Louis, where she is an associate professor of biomedical engineering.
This is the Center for Dialysis Innovation’s third award in the ongoing international KidneyX competition.
New approaches will examine mechanical factors that could be interfering with liver’s usual ability to regenerate itself.
Simulations shed light on heart-scarring similarities among patients with atrial fibrillation and those who had embolic stroke but no atrial fibrillation.
"What if we could build a remote control for cells?" That was the wild idea Kelly Stevens and Daniel Corbett had.
The Center for Dialysis Innovation earns acclaim for a porous synthetic graft intended to make the blood-cleansing process safer and more reliable.
Intricate, laser-welded sugar networks dissolve to create pathways for blood in lab-grown tissues
The 3D microvessels can show how normal red blood cells squeeze through them, and malaria-infected cells become stalled.
Investigators hope leading-edge scientific studies will translate into therapies for difficult-to-treat skeletal muscle disorders, as well as heart muscle damage