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[Illinois] Rare Events with Large-Impact: Bioengineering & Clinical Applications of Circulating Tumor Cells
04 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mehmet Toner
Dr. Mehmet Toner is the Helen Andrus Benedict Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Harvard Medical School (HMS), and is the co-founding director of the...
[Illinois] RiPPs: A Treasure Trove for Bioengineering
04 Feb 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Wilfred A. van der Donk
Feb. 28, 2013. BioEngineering Seminar Series. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
"RiPPs: A Treasure Trove for Bioengineering"
Dr. Wilfred A. van der Donk, Howard Hughes Medical Institute,...
[Illinois] Stretchy Electronics That Can Dissolve in Your Body
27 Sep 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): John Rogers
Biology is soft, curvilinear, and transient; modern silicon technology is rigid, planar, and everlasting. Electronic systems that eliminate this profound mismatch in properties will lead to new...
[Illinois] Genetic Engineering for Nisin Diffusion and Tool Walkthrough
30 Jul 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Asha Kirchhoff
In this video Illinois Bioengineering student Asha Kirchhoff discusses the fundamentals behind the Biomedical Engineering Society's Nisin Diffusion experiment and setup for Engineering Open House....
[Illinois] BioNanotechnology Seminar Series Spring 2013: Using Primary Cells for Bioengineering
14 May 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mahendra S. Rao
[Illinois] ECE 416 SPR Sensors I
27 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Brian Cunningham
This lecture was an introduction to Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Sensors. It started out with an explanation of Coulomb's Law...
[Illinois] Bioengineering Seminar Series
08 Feb 2013 | Series
Bioengineering combines the analytical and experimental methods of the engineering profession with the biological and medical sciences to achieve a more detailed understanding of biological...
[Illinois] ECE 416: Biosensors
07 Feb 2013 | Courses | Contributor(s): Brian Cunningham
Learn the underlying engineering principles used to detect small molecules, DNA, proteins, and cells in the context of applications in diagnostic testing, pharmaceutical research, and...
[Illinois] BioEngineering Seminar Series: Novel Receptor-Targeting Radiolabeled Peptides for Cancer Imaging
26 Nov 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Yubin Miao
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) and melanocortin-1 (MC1) receptors are attractive molecular targets for cancer imaging due to their over-expressions on cancer cells. GnRH and...
[Illinois] CABPN Workshop
26 Nov 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Rashid Bashir, Matthew V. Schulmerich, Jianjun Cheng, Brian Cunningham, William Helferich, Manas Ranjan Gartia, Jozef L. Kokini, Lila Vodkin
CABPN is a National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry/University Cooperative Research Center. Its mission is to conduct industry-relevant fundamental research, enhance graduate education and...
[Illinois] Biophotonics 2011: Intro to Cellular Bioengineering
15 Jun 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Yingxiao "Peter" Wang
Biophotonics Summer School 2011
The Biophotonics Summer School brings together from a wide variety of disciplines to teach students about the biophotonics field. In 2011, some of the topics...
[Illinois] Cancer Community Symposium 2012: T Cell Receptors For Potential Cancer Immunotherapy Applications: Single Chain T Cell Receptors Circumvent Mispairing with Endogenous TCR and Mediate T Cell Activity
09 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David H. Aggen
To improve the immune response to cancer, gene therapy with tumor-specific T cell-receptors (TCRs) provides an attractive approach to effectively arm patients T cells for tumor cell destruction. A...
[Illinois] Cancer Community Symposium 2012: Imaging Estrogen Receptors and Estrogen-Receptor Function in Breast Cancer by Positron Emission Tomography (PET): Improved Selection of Patients for Benefit from Endocrine Therapies
09 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): John A. Katzenellenbogen
The growth of many breast cancers is regulated by estrogens, and these cancers can be treated effectively with endocrine therapies (ET). Identifying patients who will benefit from ET, however,...
[Illinois] Cancer Community Symposium 2012: The Man with the Crateriform Lesion: Advanced Squamous Cell Carcinoma
09 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Joseph Brancheck
Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is the second most common type of skin cancer in the United States and accounts for 20 percent of non-melanoma skin cancers; in addition, it is the second...
[Illinois] Cancer Community Symposium 2012: Speaking Up: The Patient Push for Accelerating Progress in Cancer Research
09 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Leslie Hammersmith
Medical research empowers us to fight cancer, and advocacy empowers us to ensure that it addresses the needs of people affected by cancer. Advocacy helps us get through our cancer experiences,...
[Illinois] Cancer Community Symposium 2012: Materials Science vs. Metastasis
09 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Daniel A. Heller
Metastasis, the spread of cancer cells from a primary tumor to seed secondary tumors in distant sites, is one of the greatest challenges in cancer treatment today. For many patients, by the time...
[Illinois] Cancer Community Symposium 2012: Chemical Imaging for Histopathology: An Emerging Route for Molecular and Structural Analysis of Tissues
09 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael Walsh
Mid-Infrared (IR) spectroscopic imaging is an emerging approach to derive chemical images from tissues based on their inherent biochemistry. Histologic diagnosis is the gold standard for...
[Illinois] Cancer Community Symposium 2012: Panel Discussion
09 May 2012 | Online Presentations
Please join us for a panel discussion on the social impact of cancer and how it affects patients, providers, clinicians, and researchers alike. We are fortunate to feature Leslie Hammersmith...
[Illinois] Cancer Community Symposium 2012: Understanding and Targeting Transcription in Hematological Malignancies
09 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jonathan D. Licht
Abnormalities in the epigenetic regulation of chromatin structure and function can lead to aberrant gene expression and cancer development. Epigenetic regulators can be affected by chromosomal...
[Illinois] Cancer Community Symposium 2012: The Inhibitory Effects of the Antifibrotic Drug Halofuginone on Uterine Leiomyoma Smooth Muscle Cells
09 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Faezeh Koohestani
Uterine leiomyomas are the most prevalent benign tumors of the reproductive tract in women. Available treatments for leiomyomas are limited to surgical procedures or hormonal therapy, which are...