Why Does Obesity Lead to Respiratory Dysfunction?April 3, 2019
Drs. Tae-Hwa Chun and Eric D. Buras published their findings on the impact of obesity on respiratory muscles—in particular, the diaphragm in mice in the journal Diabetes.Read Story
Muru Zhou awarded Rackham International FellowshipJanuary 31, 2019
Rackham International Student Fellowships recognize outstanding international students.
New article on a surgical grafting technique from the Keller Lab.January 31, 2019
Evan Keller and collaborators from the Department of Urology publish a new article on a surgical grafting technique, for direct implantation of human cancer cells into the bladder lumen.
The article titled “A Surgical Orthotopic Approach to Study the Invasive Progression of Human Bladder Cancer” appears in Nature Protocol.Read Story
S. Schwendeman publishes collaborative research on long-active contraceptive deliveryJanuary 21, 2019
A new publication from Steve Schwendeman and his collaborators from Georgia Tech appears in Nature Biomedical Engineering and features micro-needle patches for long-acting contraceptive delivery.Read Story
New Science article from the Lahann LabNovember 19, 2018
An article from the Lahann lab was recently published in Science. The article is entitled “Templated nanofiber synthesis via chemical vapor polymerization into liquid crystalline films” and reports on nanofiber arrays that can lead to various functional coatings.Read Story
Call for Nominations for BI Innovator AwardsOctober 23, 2018
The Biointerfaces Institute seeks nominations for its inaugural round of BI Innovator Awards.
The goal of the Innovator Award is to recognize faculty, graduate student and postdoctoral researchers who are active contributors to the interdisciplinary research, innovation and translational ecosystem at BI.Read Story
Sunitha Nagrath publishes work on new microfluidic Carpet ChipOctober 3, 2018
The article entitled “Profiling Heterogeneous Circulating Tumor Cells (CTC) Populations in Pancreatic Cancer Using a Serial Microfluidic CTC Carpet Chip” appears in Advanced Biosystems.Read Story