NIH Awards $20 million grant to IEM to establish the 4D Nucleome Organizational Hub at UC San Diego

Institute of Engineering in Medicine

  • Facilitates the integration of engineering principles and novel technologies with biomedical and translational research.
  • Works with departments to create programs in which student scientists can apply engineering and technology to healthcare.
  • Comprises fifteen Centers and over 200 faculty from UCSD’s Schools of Medicine, Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Jacobs School of Engineering.

News & Events

Engineers 3D-print a new lifelike liver tissue for drug screening

A team led by engineers at the University of California, San Diego has 3D-printed a tissue that closely mimics the human liver’s sophisticated structure and function.

Transcriptional Regulation of Arterial Venous Differentiation and its Role

Dr.Dai will illustrate his research effort in the arterial venous differentiation of embryonic stem cells and the transcriptional mechanisms that lead to the distinct functional phenotypes of arteries and veins and their different susceptibility to vascular diseases.

BE281 Seminar Series

Next Seminar: February 12, Larry Smarr University of California, San Diego Supercomputing Your Inner Microbiome