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!
Dr. Wang has been invited to serve as Editorial Board Member of Molecules. Molecules 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 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!
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!
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!
Zahra’s paper “Intestinal Organoids Containing PLGA Nanoparticles for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases“, and Martin’s paper “Alternative Foaming Agents for Topical Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis” have been accepted for publication at Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. Congratulations!
CBE undergraduate students, Kaylin Kartaly and Siew Yi Lam will join Wang Lab as researcher to work on drug delivery and stem cells projects. Welcome!
Sherry presented the poster, “Effect of Cytokines on the Growth of Miniguts of Altered Schaedler Flora and Conventional Mice (2672009)“, as a Poster of Distinction during Digestive Disease Week® on May 6, 2017, Noon at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. This abstract rated in the top 10% of all AGA abstracts selected for poster presentation at DDW. Congratulations~
Wang Lab has been awarded the 2017 PhRMA Foundation Research Starter Grant in Translational Medicine & Therapeutics. Thanks to PhRMA Foundation for the kind support on the research in my Lab.
Dr. Wang’s abstract, “Effect of Cytokines on the Growth of Miniguts of Altered Schaedler Flora and Conventional Mice (2672009)“, has been selected as a Poster of Distinction for presentation during Digestive Disease Week® at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL, May 6-9, 2017. This abstract rated in the top 10% of all AGA abstracts selected for poster presentation at DDW. Another abstract, “Growth of Miniguts Isolated from Altered Schaedler Flora Mice and Conventional Mice (2671985)“, has been selected for poster presentation. Congratulations to the entire team! Will see you on May 6, 2017, Noon – 2 p.m. in Chicago!