Boerckel Laboratory

Madhura Nijsure

Madhura Nijsure

Madhura Nijsure

Graduate Student

Hometown: Mumbai, India


B.E. Chemical Engineering, 2014, University of Mumbai

M.S. Chemical Engineering, 2017, Florida Institute of Technology


Madhura joined McKay Orthopedic Research Lab in fall 2019 and is working towards completing her graduate work. When not in the lab, she enjoys reading, painting and spending time with her family and friends.


  • Nijsure M., Kishore V. 2018. Collagen-Based Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering Applications. Orthopedic Biomaterials: Advances and Applications. © Springer
  • Nijsure MP, Pastakia M, Spano J, Fenn MB, Kishore V. 2017. Bioglass incorporation improves mechanical properties and enhances cell-mediated mineralization on electrochemically aligned collagen threads. J Biomed Mater Res Part A 2017.

Conference Abstracts and Presentations:

  • Nijsure M., Kishore V. 2017 Bioglass Incorporation Improves the Bioactivity of Electrochemically Aligned Collagen Fibers. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Biomaterials, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  • Nijsure M, Matthew Zimmer, Ilya Kruglikov, Tomasz Rusielewicz, Suzanne Burstein, Tanya Jain, Lilianne Barbar, Panagiotis Douvaras, Valentina Fossati  Leveraging iPS technology to study human microglial biology.


Outstanding Graduate Student Award (2015-16) at Florida Institute of Technology

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