News Flash: A new method is under study to regenerate lost heart muscle tissue due to heart-attacks. This utilizes a scaffold on Carbon Nanotubes. Combined with STEM cells, new heart muscle can be grown. See the article "A Nanotube Patch to Help Heal the Heart"
The Southwest Center for Microsystems Education will be a sustainable resource center that identifies microsystems technician competencies, creates and disseminates educational materials and models, and provides professional development activities to develop a skilled microsystems workforce ready for research and development and industry manufacturing environments. By supporting the growth and enrichment of technician education programs, the SCME will improve the competitive position of established and emerging economic clusters.