Nina Tandon

Caring for engineered tissue

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Tissue engineer and TED Fellow Nina Tandon is growing artificial hearts and bones. To do that, she needs new ways of caring for artificially grown cells — techniques she's developed by the simple but powerful method of copying their natural environments.

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Nina Tandon · Tissue engineering researcher

Nina Tandon studies ways to use electrical signals to grow artificial tissues for transplants and other therapies.

Nina Tandon studies ways to use electrical signals to grow artificial tissues for transplants and other therapies.