Biomaterials, Biomechanics, and Biomanufacturing

  • Advancing Biomanufacturing

    UVA Engineering Partners in New Manufacturing USA Institute


    University of Virginia biomedical engineers and physicians have earned a role in a new, national initiative that will develop technologies for manufacturing human tissues and...

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  • Advancing Biomanufacturing

    UVA Engineering Partners in New Manufacturing USA Institute


    UVA biomedical engineers earned a role in a national initiative to develop technologies for manufacturing human tissues and organs.

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  • Modeling a Cure

    Discovering new treatments for a devastating disease


    Duchenne muscular dystrophy is a devastating progressive genetic disease. Two UVA Biomedical Engineering faculty members, Silvia Salinas Blemker and Shayn Peirce-Cottler, have...

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  • Battling Fibrosis

    Learning fundamental truths about a leading contributor to disease and death


    When Professor Thomas Barker, an expert in pulmonary fibrosis, joined the University of Virginia Department of Biomedical Engineering, his brief was not only to expand his...

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