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A Heart Artificial: Building the Foundation for the Development and Maintenance of In Vitro Tissue Mimetic Cardiovascular Models
Given the prevalence of cardiovascular disorders and the distinct lack of significant repair mechanisms within cardiovascular systems, effective therapy for long-term treatment of cardiovascular degeneration remains a ...
Bioengineering A Three-Dimensional Cardiac Left Ventricle
Hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) is a congenital condition characterized by an underdeveloped left ventricle (LV). The current treatment options are surgery and/or heart transplant. Current tissue engineering ...
Development of Real Time Sensing Systems to Assess the Electrophysiological Properties of Bioengineered Cardiac Tissues
Heart disease and heart failure are prevalent issues resulting in thousands of deaths every year. Unfortunately, current treatments do not present viable long-term solutions for heart disease; the only true solution to ...