News & Highlights

Doctoral Dissertation Defense – Jilian Melamed

Jilian Melamed Graduate Student Jilian Melamed will be defending her dissertation on Thursday, August 9th at 10:00 am  at the Delaware Biotechnology Institute (DBI) - 15 Innovation Way, Conference Room TITLE: Targeting Hedgehog Signaling with Polycation-Spherical...

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Doctoral Dissertation Defense – Peter Worthington

Peter Worthington BME PhD Candidate Peter Worthington will be defending his dissertation on Tuesday, July 31st, 2018 at 2:00 pm in 322 ISE Lab. TITLE: THE USE OF PEPTIDE HYDROGELS IN THREE-DIMENSIONAL CELL CULTURE AND HIGH THROUGHPUT DRUG SCREENING When:  2:00 pm...

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Doctoral Dissertation Defense – Hisham M.F. Sherif M.D.

Hisham M.F. Sherif M.D. BME PhD Candidate Hisham M.F. Sherif M.D. will be defending his dissertation on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018  at 4:00 pm in  304 Pearson Lab (Studio C) TITLE: A Novel Hybrid Model for Clinical Decision-Making Corbin Strauss Model and Resilience...

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Best in Class

Sarah Rooney is this year’s winner of the Biomedical Engineering Teaching Award from the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).

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Shining a Light on Gene Regulation

Cancer treatments—from radiation to surgery to chemotherapy—are designed to remove or kill cancerous cells, but healthy cells often become collateral damage in the process. What if you could use lasers to pinpoint the treatment area and deliver medicine to cancer cells only?

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