As cancer grows, it evolves. Individual cells become more aggressive, break away to flow through the body and spread to distant areas.
Allen Liu's paper, 'Cell-sized Mechanosensitive and Biosensing Compartment Programmed with DNA' has been accepted to Chemical Communications 2017 Emerging Investigator Issue.
ME PhD student Yue Shao is the recipient of the Richard and Eleanor Towner Prize for Outstanding PhD Research. Each year, three student winners are selected for this award. The Prize for Outstanding PhD Research is a college-level competition across departments for PhD graduate students who are within one and one-half years of degree completion.
ME PhD student Zida Li has been awarded a Baxter Young Investigator Award. This annual award program open to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, seeks to stimulate and reward research applicable to the development of therapies and medical products that save and sustain patients' lives.