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Dramatic advances in the fields of biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, genetics, biomedical engineering and materials science have given rise to the remarkable new cross-disciplinary field of tissue engineering. Tissue engineering uses synthetic or naturally derived, engineered biomaterials to replace damaged or defective tissues, such as bone, skin, and even organs.
TIBI receives GFI grant to develop a unique, effective method of producing cultivated meat

TIBI receives GFI grant to develop a unique, effective method of producing cultivated meat

Study may lead to personalized treatments for cystic fibrosis

Study may lead to personalized treatments for cystic fibrosis

Researchers use 3-D bioprinting to create custom-shaped cartilage for use in surgical procedures

Researchers use 3-D bioprinting to create custom-shaped cartilage for use in surgical procedures

4D printing strategy helps fabricate biomimetic microchannel scaffold for spinal fusion

4D printing strategy helps fabricate biomimetic microchannel scaffold for spinal fusion

Four-part small-molecule cocktail can prevent cellular stress

Four-part small-molecule cocktail can prevent cellular stress

Interdisciplinary project explores the phenomenon of so-called “superspreaders”

Interdisciplinary project explores the phenomenon of so-called “superspreaders”

Scientists develop an ultrasonic imaging system to visualize cell abnormalities in 3D

Scientists develop an ultrasonic imaging system to visualize cell abnormalities in 3D

Researchers use natural polymer coatings to improve bone-implant integration

Researchers use natural polymer coatings to improve bone-implant integration

Placental-derived stem cell therapy shows promise to heal intestinal disease in premature babies

Placental-derived stem cell therapy shows promise to heal intestinal disease in premature babies

Researchers map the first complete atlas of single cells that make up the human teeth

Researchers map the first complete atlas of single cells that make up the human teeth

New photoreceptors from human pluripotent stem cells restores sight to injured retinas

New photoreceptors from human pluripotent stem cells restores sight to injured retinas

Researchers develop new biomaterial that regrows blood vessels and bone

Researchers develop new biomaterial that regrows blood vessels and bone

Combination of 2-Photon 3D-printer and bioink allows precise, direct printing of living cells

Combination of 2-Photon 3D-printer and bioink allows precise, direct printing of living cells

New technique can make X-rays more efficient at diagnosing bone and other injuries

New technique can make X-rays more efficient at diagnosing bone and other injuries

New bioprinting process uses ultrashort peptides to print hydrogel scaffolds

New bioprinting process uses ultrashort peptides to print hydrogel scaffolds

New tissue implant could benefit athletes sidelined with common shoulder injury

New tissue implant could benefit athletes sidelined with common shoulder injury

A new hydrogel for treatment and recovery of muscle injuries

A new hydrogel for treatment and recovery of muscle injuries

Researchers make a breakthrough in the quest for an AMD cure

Researchers make a breakthrough in the quest for an AMD cure

Scientists use specially designed gold nanoparticles to 'seek out' bone stem cells

Scientists use specially designed gold nanoparticles to 'seek out' bone stem cells

Antibody for uterine sensitization associated gene-1 can stimulate tooth growth in mice

Antibody for uterine sensitization associated gene-1 can stimulate tooth growth in mice