Derek Sung ('16) recieved the Best Poster and Zuckerman Prize for Excellence in Student Biological Engineering Research at the 14th annual IBE BioEXPO held at Cornell!
We're just about to launch the new Butcher Lab webpage!
Snapshots of Life: Green Eggs and Heart Valves
The NIH director highlights Butcher Lab research on heart valves in this NIH Director’s Blog.
Related: developing chick image was selected as a winner in the 2015 FASEB BioArt Contest (credit: Jessica Ryvlin and Stephanie Lindsey and Assoc. Prof. Jonathan Butcher).
Weill Cornell Physician-Scientists and Cornell University Engineers Collaborate and Patients Benefit: Progressive, collaborative research with real-word impact. Butcher Lab featured in this "Health by Design" article highlighting collaborative work between Meinig School Profs. and physician-scientists at Weill Cornell Medicine:
New Mechanism To Prevent Heart Defects In Newborns Identified
NDTV article highlights how Butcher Lab findings lay a foundation for hemodynamically informed surgical interventions to potentially retard valve malformation - or to restore it.
Not far away: Using the force to halt heart malformation
Cornell Chronicle article on Butcher Lab research that could reduce the chance of life-threatening, congenital heart defects among newborn infants and lead to proper embryonic heart and valve formation.