BTRL was founded in August of 2006 with the overall mission to provide viable solutions to the treatment of degenerative diseases, focusing on cardiovascular and orthopedic systems. Read More


The first issue of Challenges in Regenerative Medicine has been published online.

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Looking forward to your comments, suggestions and future submissions!


August, 2014

Glimpse magazine is a twice yearly publication released by Clemson's Office of the Vice President for Research. Articles feature stories about the rigors and risks of the quest for new knowledge. The latest issue of glimpse showcases Drs. Dan and Aggie Simionescu and the research being conducted in the BTRL.

Click here to read the full article titled "The Matrix, Reloaded."


Dr. Dan Simionescu has founded and launched the new journal Challenges in Regenerative Medicine.

Challenges in Regenerative Medicine (CRM) is an open access, peer reviewed international journal devoted to the publication of basic, translational and clinical research articles on all areas of regenerative medicine including scaffolds, cells, bioreactors and stimuli used for tissue regeneration. The journal also publishes review articles, thematic focused papers, viewpoints, commentaries and technical reports.


Clemson sets the stage for boom in medical-technology industry. Our facility in Greenville, The Laboratory for Regenerative Medicine, has been featured in two recent news stories.

Greenville Online features a video of the BTRL's research here.

Clemson BioEngineering is celebrating 50 years of excellence. Our students and research are featured in a new story from Clemson's Newsstand.