Recent News

  • Yixiao has won Fall 2015 Duff Travel Award!
  • Jeffrey and Marcus have won 2015 Undergraduate Research Fellowships!
  • Kholud has won 2015 McCoy Family Fellowship for Woman in Chemistry and Business!
  • Perry won 1st Place Poster Presentation at the Rutgers NIH Biotechnology Training Program Annual Symposium!
  • Dean’s drawing was published for April 2015 Chemical Reviews cover!
  • Shreyas won 1st Place Graduate Oral Presentation @ Bell Labs Nobel Prize Celebration (April 2015)!
  • Joan won Chemical Resources Award for distinction in research!
  • Shreyas has won Fall 2014 Reid Award!
  • Sahishnu has won Fall 2014 Van Dyke Award!
  • Shreyas’s poster “Nanoengineered Scaffolds to selectively guide Neural Stem Cell Differentiation” won poster award at 2014 Signal Transduction by Engineered Extracellular Matrices Gordon Research Conference!
  1. Perry’s Manuscript Accepted in Biomaterials: “Stem cell-based gene therapy activated using magnetic hyperthermia to enhance the treatment of cancer”, Biomaterials, 2015
  2. Shreyas’s Collaboration Manuscript with Prof. Kalodimos Accepted in Nature Chemical Biology: “Cyclophilin A Promotes Cell Migration via the Abl-Crk Signaling Pathway”, Nature Chemical Biology, 2015
  3. Shreyas and Nick’s Manuscript Accepted in Nanoscale: “Hybrid Upconversion Nanomaterials for Optogenetic Neuronal Control”, Nanoscale, 2015
  4. Tae-Hyung and Cheol-Heon’s Manuscript (collaboration with Prof. Choi) Accepted in Advanced Materials: “Large-scale Nanoelectrode Arrays to Monitor the Dopaminergic Differentiation of Human Neural Stem Cells”, Advanced Materials, 2015
  5. Sahishnu and Dean’s Manuscript Published in Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.: “Induction of Stem-Cell-Derived Functional Neurons by NanoScript-Based Gene Repression”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015
  6. Sahishnu and Perry’s Manuscript Published in ACS Nano: “Inducing Stem Cell Myogenesis using NanoScript”, ACS Nano, 2015
  7. Jinping, Birju, Yixio, and Letao’s Manuscript Accepted in ACS Nano: “Real-Time Monitoring of ATP-Responsive Drug Release using Mesoporous-Silica-Coated Multicolor Upconversion Nanoparticles”, ACS Nano, 2015
  8. Tae-Hyung, Shreyas, and Letao’s Manuscript Accepted in ACS Nano: “Controlling Differentiation of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells Using Combinatorial Graphene Hybrid-Pattern Arrays”, ACS Nano, 2015
  9. Sahishnu, Top, and Perry’s Manuscript Accepted in JACS: “Integrating Epigenetic Modulators into NanoScript for Enhanced Chondrogenesis of Stem Cells”, JACS, 2015
  10. Perry and Shreyas’s Review Accepted in Chemical Reviews: “Design, Synthesis, and Characterization of Graphene-Nanoparticle Hybrid Materials for Bio-applications”, Chemical Reviews, 2015
  11. Sahishnu’s Manuscript Accepted in WIREs Nanomedicine & Nanobiotechnology: “Probing Stem Cell Behavior using Nanoparticle-based Approaches”, WIREs Nanomedicine & Nanobiotechnology, 2015
  12. Perry’s Manuscript Accepted in Advanced Healthcare Materials: “Engineering Stem Cells for Biomedical Applications”, Advanced Healthcare Materials, 2015