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.
May 25, 2018 – Zhiyuan receives the Joseph and Shirley Carleone Endowed Fellowship from the College of Engineering for his outstanding academic record in both course study and research. Congratulations!
April 26, 2018 – Zhiyuan and Peter’s article titled “Cell membrane coating for reducing nanoparticle-induced inflammatory responses to scaffold constructs” has been accepted for publication in Nano Research.
February 2, 2018 – Peter receives the College of Engineering Outstanding PhD Student Award, which is given to one student in the college this year. Congratulations on this prestigious award!
February 1, 2018 – Dr. Cheng receives a Commonwealth Universal Research Enhancement (CURE) formula grant to develop a therapeutics delivery scaffold for generating tolerogenic dendritic cells.