May 7, 2018
Researchers Find Genetic ‘Dial’ Can Control Body Size in Pigs
NC State researchers have demonstrated a connection between the expression of the HMGA2 gene and body size in pigs...
May 3, 2016
Piedrahita Named as the Randall B. Terry, Jr. Distinguished Professor in Translational Medicine
Piedrahita's research focuses on stem cells, progenitor cells, and the development of models for their use in both human and veterinary regenerative...
November 20, 2015
New Comparative Medicine Institute Focuses on Translational Medicine
In its 10-year history, the CCMTR built a community of more than 100 scientists from NC State, UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke University who were focused on the discovery and delivery of new therapies to human and animal...
August 27, 2012
Stems Cells and Regenerative Medicine at NC State University College of Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Jorge Piedrahita is a member of the NC State University College of Veterinary Medicine team developing a program in regenerative medicine. Stem cells and regenerative medicine is a highly interdisciplinary field requiring a combination of clinical skills, basic knowledge of stem cell behavior in vivo, and novel engineering solutions. We are fortunate at North