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PhD Candidate Karina Negron awarded NCI Grant!

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Congratulations to CNM PhD candidate Karina Negron, who was awarded a F31 grant from the National Cancer Institute for her project on optimal DNA brain-penetrating nanoparticle (DNA-BPN) formulation for glioblastoma (GBM) treatment.

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Research Associate featured on DOD Website

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Research Associate featured on DOD Website Congratulations to CNM Research Associate Yumin Oh, whose work on the role of TRAIL signaling through the development of carcinogen-induced colorectal cancer was recently featured on the Department of Defense website. Read more here.

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Miguel Sobral awarded Goldwater Scholarship!

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CNM BME undergraduate Miguel Sobral was awarded the prestigous Goldwater Scholarship. Congruatulations, Miguel! Read more here.

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Congratulations, Sanjay!

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Congratulations to Sanjay Kottapalli for being selected for a Provost’s Undergraduate Research Award (PURA)! He will be working on thymulin-based gene therapy for allergic asthma.

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Alternative Methods of Drug Delivery to the Eye

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Alternative Methods of Drug Delivery to the Eye

Alternative Methods of Drug Delivery to the Eye

Many patients worry about not being able to get their eye drops into their eyes. They may miss their eyes with squeeze bottles, or in some cases scratch their eyes. Dr. McDonnell and his team develop alternative methods of delivering medicine to patients’ eyes without eye drops. Watch the video here.

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CNM Research Published in PNAS

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CNM Research Published in PNAS

CNM Research Published in PNAS

The paper "Combination therapy with BPTES nanoparticles and metformin targets the metabolic heterogeneity of pancreatic cancer" is published online here.

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Modified Protein Reverses Liver Cirrhosis in Rats

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Modified Protein Reverses Liver Cirrhosis in Rats

Modified Protein Reverses Liver Cirrhosis in Rats

CNM researchers under Dr. Seulki Lee have shown that PEGylated TRAIL can successfully reverse liver cirrhosis in rats. Read the full story here.

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NanoDDS 2016!

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NanoDDS 2016!

NanoDDS: 14th International Nanomedicine and Drug Delivery Symposium

NanoDDS is the key annual event for researchers developing next-generation delivery vehicles. We are excited to announce that this year it will be co-chaired by Dr. Justin Hanes, Director of the Center for Nanomedicine, and held at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, from September 16-18, 2016. Learn more or register here.

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Congratulations, Professor Suk!

Filed in News, News by on February 26, 2016 0 Comments
Congratulations to Dr. Jung Soo Suk on his promotion to Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology.

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Journal of Controlled Release Special Issue

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Journal of Controlled Release Special Issue

Journal of Controlled Release Special Issue

CNM faculty members served as the editorial board for the two-part North America Special Issue of JCR, which they hope will serve to celebrate the advancements made in drug delivery, as well as inspire the next generation. Read their editorial here.

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