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Mar 30, 2020

Intellectual Property Associate Member Workshop

CMI Associate Members and Office of Research and Innovation presented an intellectual property workshop on February 26, 2020 in the CVM Research Building RB101. It covered the following topics: What is intellectual property (IP), what is worth protecting? Once you have IP, how do you take it to the next level to either start a… 

Mar 17, 2020


The Functional Tissue Engineering Program held a Cross-disciplinary Research Initiative Funding (CRIF) meeting on February 12, 2020 at 5:30 PM in College of Veterinary Medicine Research Building RB 101.   The intent of the CRIF program was to stimulate new cross-disciplinary ideas with significant potential to strengthen and expand NC State’s expertise and leadership in tissue engineering and… 

Dec 18, 2019

FTE Hosts Goal Setting Luncheon at Alumni Center

The Functional Tissue Engineering (FTE) Program hosted a luncheon for its full members on December 11, 2019 at The Dorothy and Roy Park Alumni Center.  Dr. Lauren Schnabel and Dr. Rohan Shirwaiker, Associate Directors of FTE gave a brief overview of their goals for the organization and then the floor was opened up to the… 

Dec 5, 2019

Dr. Matthew Fisher Receives 2020 ASME Y.C. Fung Early Career Award

Dr. Matthew Fisher, Head of the Musculoskeletal Group of the CMI Functional Tissue Engineering Program, was awarded the 2020 American Society of Mechanical Engineering  Y.C. Fung Early Career Award.    According to the ASME website, Y.C. Fung Early Career award was “established to recognize young investigators who are committed to pursuing research in the field of… 

Nov 25, 2019

CFAMP Hosts Dr. Harry Dawson

The Center for Allergy Modeling in Pigs (CFAMP), the newly formed center under the Translational Pharmacology and Physiology Program of the CMI, hosted a seminar with Dr. Harry Dawson on November 19, 2019 in the RB101 CVM Research Building.  Dr. Dawson in a Senior Scientist in the Diet, Genomics and Immunology Laboratory of the United… 

Nov 12, 2019

Young Scholar Award Winners 2019-20

Six Young Scholar Proposals were selected as award winners this year. Chlamydia trachomatis immune response in primary porcine intestinal epithelial cells Mentors: Amanda Amaral, Cecilia Schaaf PI: Tobias Kaeser Co-PI: Liara Gonzalez Designer 3D matrices for hair follicle stem cell organoids Mentors: Kathryn Polkoff, Parth Chansoria PI: Jorge Piedrahita Co-PI: Rohan Shirwaiker Using decellularized ECM…