News

Fri, 07/12/2019

Cristina Florea's project on the Romanian revolution of 1989 is currently on display as part of the "Footprints Across Time" exhibition at the History Design Studio (Hutchins Center for African and African American Research) at Harvard University. The revolution was the bloodiest uprising...

Fri, 05/24/2019

Congratulations to Becca for successfully defending her thesis proposal and passing the PhD oral qualifying exam! We are excited to see all the exciting research in your proposal come to fruition over the upcoming years. :)

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Tue, 05/21/2019

After two years of juggling research on the Tissue Chips in Space project with classes and homework, Lisa graduated last week with an M.S. in Biotechnology...

Sat, 05/04/2019

Our knee joint organ-on-a-chip system was launched into Space on Saturday (May 4) aboard SpaceX's CRS-17 mission to the International Space Station! The experiments conducted at the ISS will help improve our understanding of how osteoarthritis develops and test the effects of potential disease...

Wed, 05/01/2019

A knee joint organ-on-a-chip system developed by Dr. Garima Dwivedi and Lisa Flaman is all set to be launched to the International Space Station on Friday, May 3! The experiments at the ISS will provide insights into the progression of osteoarthritis as well as the effects of potential disease...

Wed, 03/20/2019

Bri received a perfect "10" Impact Score on her K99/R00 “Pathway to Independence" award application to the NIH. Congratulations! :)

Wed, 03/20/2019

Sarah has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study in the Netherlands after she graduates from MIT this June! She will be using it to work on cartilage repair in Dr. Keita Ito's lab at the Eindhoven University of Technology. Sarah is a highly motivated and talented student who has been...

Tue, 02/26/2019

The lab loves any excuse to come together and eat cake, especially when it is to celebrate one of our favorite members! Thanks for being such a supportive and collaborative friend and scientist, and here's to many more! (We couldn't keep ourselves away from the cake long enough to take a picture...

Tue, 02/05/2019

Dr. Grodzinsky received the 2019 ORS/OREF Distinguished Investigator Award at the Orthopaedic Research Society annual meeting! This prestigious award is given to researchers who have significantly contributed to the field of orthopaedic research in innovate ways, as well as having demonstrated...

Fri, 12/21/2018

What's Brett getting for Christmas? A new title! Congratulations to Dr. Geiger on a fantastic thesis defense! Your hard work over the past five years on developing nanocarriers to efficiently deliver drugs to cartilage paid off in a fantastic thesis and compelling...