June 12, 2019 – Dr. Cheng received Outstanding Research Award from the Materials Science and Engineering Department. It is a recognition of the research from previous students and postdoc in the lab.
April 10, 2019 – Peter has successfully defended his PhD thesis! Congratulations Dr. Li !
March 29, 2019 – Our lab and Dr. Andrew Magenau’s lab have been awarded a grant by National Science Foundation to develop novel polymers for reducing protein adsorption and complement activation on nanomaterials in the blood. We thank NSF for the support.
March 18, 2019 – PhD student, Zhiyuan Fan joined Genentech. Congratulations Zhiyuan! We wish you the best of luck in your new position.
March 6, 2019 – In working with our collaborators, we have published a review article about cancer immunotherapy in Bioconjugate Chemistry !
January 8, 2019 – Zhiyuan and Junjie’s article titled “A new class of biological materials: Cell membrane-derived hydrogel scaffolds” has been accepted for publication in Biomaterials. Congratulations Zhiyuan and Junjie!
September 21, 2018 – Zhiyuan has successfully defended his PhD thesis! Congratulations Dr. Fan !
August 17, 2018 – Diana’s article titled “Dense and dynamic polyethylene glycol shells cloak nanoparticles from uptake by liver endothelial cells for long blood circulation” has been accepted for publication in ACS Nano. Congratulations Diana!
August 6, 2018 – Welcome new PhD students Zhu Pu and Mingyue Fan to join the lab!
July 6, 2018 – Dr. Cheng receives Nano Research Young Innovator (NR45) Award in Nanobiotechnology. Link.