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NIH/NIGMS Exploratory R21 funded!

Working with Dr. Mansell (PI), Dr. Wang has been awarded the National Institutes of Health (NIH)/ National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) Exploratory Research R21. Wang Lab and Mansell Lab will work together to co-culture engineered probiotic bacteria to accurately monitor and actively influence the development of intestinal epithelial cells in 3D culture. Congratulation!

Invited to Serve as Editorial Board Member of Molecules!

Dr. Wang has been invited to serve as Editorial Board Member of MoleculesMolecules is a peer-reviewed is the leading international peer-reviewed journal of chemistry. Molecules is published monthly online by MDPI. The 2016 Impact Factor is 2.861 ; the 5-Year Impact Factor is 2.988. Congratulations!

Dr. Wang got reorganized in annual meeting!

Dr. Wang has been reorganized during award recipient ceremony in 2018 Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS) Annual Meeting in Washington, DC on April 20th, 2018! Wang Lab was very honored and grateful to be a recipient of the precious PhRMA Foundation Research Starter Award. Congratulations!

ACTS 2018

Two Oral Presentations at SFB 2018!

Both Zahra’s abstract “Intestinal Organoids Containing PLGA Nanoparticles for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases“, and Martin’s abstract “Alternative Foaming Agents for Topical Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis” have been accepted for Oral Presentations at the Society For Biomaterials 2018 Annual Meeting and Exposition: Exploring the Nexus of Research and Application, being held April 11 – 14, 2018 in Atlanta, GA, USA. All my friends, see you in Atlanta!

Welcome, Prerana and Chang Yong!

New Ph.D. students, Prerana Ganguly and Chang Yong Oh will join Wang Lab as  graduate researcher to work on stem cells reprogramming and cell-mediated drug deliver projects. Welcome!