April Kloxin Group has received a grant from the DE Bioscience Center for Advanced Technology (Bioscience CAT). Kloxin will work with the Fraunhofer USA Center for Molecular Biotechnology to control the release of therapeutics when and where they are needed within the body using light-responsive materials, in collaboration with Dr. Mark Jones, Prof. Matt Doty, Prof. Kristi Kiick.
Matthew Rehmann successfully completed his Ph.D. defense on July 25, 2016. Congratulations Matt!
Katherine Wiley accepted as visiting scholar in international Fraunhofer-UD Exchange program. Wiley will perform research at the prestigious Fraunhofer Institute of Cell Therapy and Immunology in Leipzig, Germany. Congratulations Kat!
Elisa Ovadia leads demonstrations in summer camps with K-12 Engineering program.
Lisa Sawicki was selected for an oral presentation at the Gordon Research Symposium and received an outstanding poster award at the Gordon Research Conference for Signal Transduction by Engineered Extracellular Matrices.
Megan Smithmyer gave an oral presentation on her work establishing model systems to study pulmonary fibrosis at the 2016 National IDeA Symposium of Biomedical Research Excellence in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Chen Guo received an Outstanding Presentation Award from “Dynamic and Tunable Biomaterials Symposium” in the Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering division at the American Chemical Society national meeting in spring 2016, sponsored by ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering. Congratulations Chen!
Amber Hilderbrand has been selected for the Fraser and Shirley Russell Teaching Fellowship. Congratulations Amber!
Megan Smithmyer gave oral presentation and Amber Hilderbrand a poster at the 2016 World Biomaterials Congress.
Prof. Kloxin is a member of the Breast Cancer Research Program at the Helen F Graham Cancer Center and Research Institute in the Christiana Care Health System.