2017 Award Winners

AWARD TYPEORALPOSTER
1st PlaceMuath Bishawi – Duke University

TISSUE ENGINEERED BLOOD VESSELS IS A MODEL OF ENDOTHELIAL RADIATION INJURY

Sang-il Min – Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

FABRICATION OF BIOMIMETIC VASCULAR SCAFFOLDS FOR 3D RENAL CONSTRUCTS USING VASCULAR CORROSION CASTING

2nd PlaceEmily Mihalko – NC State University/University of North Carolina at Chapel-Hill

DEVELOPING DUAL-DELIVERY NANOGELS FOR TREATMENT OF MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION

Emily Wrona – NC State University/University of North Carolina at Chapel-Hill

PORCINE-DERIVED VOCAL FOLD LAMINA PROPRIA EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX HYDROGEL FOR A REGENERATIVE APPROACH TO VOCAL FOLD REPAIR

3rd PlaceRiccardo Tamburrini – Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

SUCCESSFUL TRANSPLANTATION OF A HUMAN TISSUE ENGINEERED BOWEL (hTEB) IN AN ATHYMIC RAT MODEL

Asli Unal – Duke University

VASCULARIZED LIVER TISSUE-LIKE CONSTRUCTS INCREASE PRIMARY HEPATOCYTE FUNCTION