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Illinois BioNanotechnology Seminar Series

By Laura Arriola Miller (organizer)

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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This series is organized by PhD students who are appointed as Trainees in the NIH/NCI Midwest Cancer Nanotechnology Training Center (M-CNTC) and in the NSF IGERT in Cellular and Molecular Mechanics and BioNanotechnology (CMMB IGERT). These traineeships are designed to train the next generation of leaders who will define the new frontiers of nanotechnology in cancer research and in cellular and molecular mechanics and bionanotechnology. The BioNanotechnology Seminar Series is also sponsored by the Center for Cellular Mechanics (CCM) and the Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology (CNST) at the University of Illinois.

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University of Illinios
NCN@illinois

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University of Illinios
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Laura A. Miller
Program Manager, NSF CMMB IGERT and NIH M-CNTC
1256 Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory, MC-249
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
208 North Wright Street, Urbana, IL 61801
phone: 217-244-7092, fax: 217-244-6375

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