Jessical Rivlin ('17) received the AHA summer research fellowship to study heart development in chick embryos. Good work!
Derek Sung ('16) was awarded the Elena Aikawa Best Abstract & Keynote: Basic Science to Elucidate Mechanisms of Valve Disease at the annual Heart Valve Society meeting. Congrats!
Caitlin Parrucci wins Cornell Student Business of the Year
Lab member Caitlin Parrucci won the Cornell University 2016 Student Business of the Year Award for her startup, Equine Design (rebranded in Dec 2016 to Stablesense), which markets a water-monitoring system that can be integrated into horse stalls to monitor horses’ health. Congrats Caitlin!
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: