Tuning the Delivery and Response of Injectable Stem Cells for Cartilage Repair
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October 2019 -
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My professional aspiration is to develop an independent research career exploring innovative implants and therapeutics for musculoskeletal tissue repair and regeneration. During my graduate studies at Rutgers University, I designed and fabricated a novel fiber-reinforced meniscus scaffold, evaluated it in a long-term large animal model, and tested its implantation and load-bearing efficacy in human cadaveric knees. With this productive graduate career involving macro-scale biomechanics and tissu...