Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

McKay Orthopaedic Research Laboratory

Mauck Laboratory

Bhavana Mohanraj

Bhavana Mohanraj

Graduate Student in Bioengineering
University of Pennsylvania

Hometown: Chandler, AZ

Education: M.S., B.S. Biomedical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Areas of Special Interest: Bhavana's research is focused on engineering of orthopaedic tissues for repair and regeneration. Outside of the lab she enjoys cooking, baking, dancing, and traveling to new places!

Awards:
Class of 1902 Research Prize, RPI
Rensselaer Medal, RPI

Publications:
Strutz WC, Mohanraj B, et al. (2012, February) A Model for Testing the Effects of Injury and Repair Using Engineered Cartilage Tissue Analogs: The Effects of Impact Loading on Chondrocyte Gene Expression. Poster at Orthopaedic Research Society 2012 Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Mohanraj B., et al. (2010, April) Real time detection of nanoparticle toxicity using electric cell-impedance sensing. Poster and Podium at Society for Biomaterials 2010 Annual Meeting and Exposition, Seattle, WA.

Mohanraj B., et al. (2009, October) Cell Impedance Spectroscopy for the Detection of Ag and Cu Nanoparticle Toxicity. Poster Presentation at Biomedical Engineering Society 2009 Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.