A postdoctoral fellow in the Butcher Lab, Mingkun Wang, was recently awarded $136,236 through the Congenital Heart Defect Research Awards program. His project researching mechanical regulation of YAP/TAZ activity was one of eight in the nation to receive this award.
August 11, 2020 Congratulations to Prof. Jonathan Butcher named a Fellow of the Biomedical Engineering Society BMES!
October 23, 2019 The fall 2019 annual BME Newsletter includes an article highlighting student athletes in Prof. Butcher’s BME 3410 Class. Read the article here.
April 4, 2019 The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the induction of Meinig School faculty Jonathan Butcher to its College of Fellows. Election to the AIMBE College of Fellows is among the highest professional distinctions
January 25, 2019 Butcher lab alum Russ Gould’spaper, “ROBO4 variants predispose individuals to bicuspid aortic valve and thoracic aortic aneurysm,” published in Nature Genetics. (article)
January 10, 2019 Butcher lab alums Jessica Ryvlin and Stephanie Lindsey’s paper, “Systematic Analysis of the Smooth Muscle Wall Phenotype of the Pharyngeal Arch Arteries During Their Reorganization into the Great Vessels and Its Association with Hemodynamics,” published in Anatomical
January 5, 2019
Monday, September 24, 2018 Jonathan receives 2018 teaching and advising award! Jonathan receives the 2018 Sonny Yao ’72 Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring Award. (article) Monday, September 17, 2018 Prof. Butcher is awarded the Sonny Yau ’72 teaching award of the college
Monday, March 5, 2018 Masters student Sraeyes Sridhar’s publishes in Current Opinion in Biomedical Engineering Sraeyes Sridhar’s paper on macrophages in heart valves, “Monocytes and macrophages in heart valves: Uninvited guests or critical performers?”, is published in Current Opinion in Biomedical Engineering (article).
Thursday, September 15, 2016 Chelsea Gregg (Ph.D. ‘16) selected as an AIMBE 2016-2017 FDA Scholar (Press Release) Butcher Lab alumna is participating in this highly competitive program, Chelsea will assist in efforts to improve the quality and consistency of FDA’s regulatory