Taking tech to heart

February 14, 2017
First, a replica of your heart that a doctor can hold in her hands. Next, a living sensor inside your phone that detects nearby pollutants or pathogens. That’s TEAMwork. Their motto is “What can we help you make?”

3-D printing opens up new dimension for UC Davis surgeons

March 28, 2016


UC Davis physician Gary Raff was treating a 19-month-old with a congenital heart defect this January when he realized he had reached a rare crossroads – he wasn’t sure what to do next. The girl had a complex constellation of arteries coming off her heart and only 1 1/4 ventricles rather than the usual two.

TEAM Prints 3-D Heart Model to Assist UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center Surgeons

March 11, 2016

When UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center surgeons faced a complex patient case in January, they consulted with cardiologists, pediatric intensive care unit physicians, radiologists, and, for the first time, biomedical engineers.

The engineers added a new technology to the clinical care toolkit: a three-dimensional printer that could be used to create a model of the patient’s complex heart anatomy.

TEAM Facility Partners with Veterans Affairs to Restore Latino Monument

August 17, 2015
“El Soldado” is a monument at the State Capitol dedicated to all Hispanic/Latino service members. The TEAM Prototyping Facilities are working with the California Department of Veterans Affairs to repair and restore the memorial, which was first erected in 1951.

TEAM Design, Prototyping, and Fabrication Facilities Open House and Launch Party

February 05, 2014

Around 200 people attended the TEAM Design, Prototyping, and Fabrication Facilities Open House and Launch Party on Jan. 15.

After introductory remarks by TEAM Director and Biomedical Engineering Department Chair Kyriacos Athanasiou, several TEAM clients gave short presentations about their collaborations with TEAM.