Bioengineering

Wendy S. Vanden Berg-Foels, PhD

Wendy S. Vanden Berg-Foels Research Assistant Professor
PhD Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University 2007

Research Interests
Tissue engineering
Helium ion microscopy

Email wendyvf@clemson.edu
Office 230G Basic Sciences Building, MUSC
Phone 843-792-7423

Understanding and Rebuilding the Articular Surface

Cartilage development and remodeling
Cartilage-collagen network characterization
Collagen network differences with age, among joints
Helium-ion microscopy

Mesenchymal stromal cells
Characterization local to articular joint space
Signaling molecules: Induce in vivo tissue regeneration
In vitro, in vivo responses to signaling molecules

Cartilage regeneration
Biomaterials for controlled signaling molecule delivery
Temporal signal sequence: Chondrogenesis in vivo
Characterization of regenerated tissue structure