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Clemson University Biomedical Engineering Innovation Campus

CUBEInC at Patewood

To educate Thinkers, Leaders, and Entrepreneurs by integrating experiential education, research and clinical immersion to innovate medical technologies in alignment with Clemson Elevate - delivering the #1 student experience, doubling research by 2035, and transforming lives for South Carolinians and beyond.

To become a national and global leader in biomedical technology research and innovation by developing a highly-skilled workforce, supporting cutting edge, clinically-driven research and promoting the acceleration of technology translation.

The Clemson University Biomedical Engineering Innovation Campus (CUBEInC) is an ecosystem for translating technological innovation for the enhancement of healthcare and education. CUBEInC contains 30,000 square feet of wet lab, office and conference room space as well as a full-service cadaver lab located on the 4th floor of Prisma Health Upstate’s Patewood Memorial Medical Campus. It’s home to world class researchers from Clemson University’s Department of Bioengineering, renowned Prisma clinicians, medical technology / life sciences start-up companies and two National Institutes of Health (NIH) Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBREs). Together the researchers, clinicians and companies at CUBEInC are leveraging the unique intersection of basic science, clinical research and commercial translation to develop the treatments of tomorrow.

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CUBEInC also houses The Frank H. Stelling and C. Dayton Riddle Orthopaedic Research and Education Laboratory. This lab was endowed for the purpose of conducting clinically relevant research through collaboration between orthopaedic clinicians and basic science researchers. It contains state-of-the art biomechanical testing, cell culture and biomaterials / biologics development capabilities.


Jeremy Mercuri, Ph.D.
Deputy Director, CUBEInC

Leigh Humphries
Administrative Coordinator, CUBEInC

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