Korkut Uygun is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School and a research associate in the Center for Engineering in Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital.
IEEE PULSE, Feature January/February 2015Reengineering Dead Organs: Opportunities for the Non-squeamish Engineer
Above: “Preclinical testing of machine perfusion.” Photo courtesy of Korkut Uygun. Replacing our failed body parts with new organs to achieve eternal life has captivated our imagination for generations. Seemingly futuristic, yet the pioneering steps were taken over a century ago, which... Read more
Posted on 19 FEB 2015