Welcome to the Advanced Tissue Biofabrication Center (ATBC)

Supported by the NSF Cooperative Agreement Number EPS-0903795

Basic Science Building Room 642, MUSC, Charleston, SC



April 10, 2014 The paper "3D printing facilitated scaffold-free tissue unit fabrication" by Tan Y, Richards DJ, Trusk TC, Visconti RP, Yost MJ, Kindy MS, Drake CJ, Argraves WS, Markwald RR, and Mei Y was published in Biofabrication (PMID 24717646).

February 20, 2014 The SC EPSCoR/IDeA State Conference will be held at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln St., Columbia, SC on Thursday, April 24, 2014, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Agenda

February 15, 2014 The paper "Scaffold-Free Tissue Engineering: Organization of the Tissue Cytoskeleton and Its Effects on Tissue Shape" by Czajka CA, Mehesz AN, Trusk TC, Yost MJ, and Drake CJ was published in the Annals of Biomedical Engineering (PMID 24531747).

December, 2013 The paper "Cellularized Microcarriers as Adhesive Building Blocks for Fabrication of Tubular Tissue Constructs" by Twal WO, Klatt SC, Harikrishnan K, Gerges E, Cooley MA, Trusk TC, Zhou B, Gabr MG, Shazly T, Lessner SM, Markwald RR, and Argraves WS was selected for inclusion in a special edition on Regenerative Medicine in the Annals of Biomedical Engineering (PMID 23943070).


Thrust Leader Meeting: This meeting generally occurs every Wednesday at 3pm. The meeting is held at MUSC in Basic Science Building Room 606, and may be attended by video conference. Please contact Dr. Trusk by email ( for details.