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  1. [Illinois] BioNanotechnology and Nanomedicine: Applications in Cancer and Mechanobiology Lecture 26: A few basics of mechanics in light of cell biology

    12 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Taher A. Saif

    BioNanotechnology and Nanomedicine: Applications in Cancer and Mechanobiology provides an introduction to basic concepts of nanotechnology in mechanobiology and in cancer. This is a highly interdisciplinary field of research where knowledge from various disciplines is presented and integrated....

  2. [Illinois] BioNanotechnology and Nanomedicine: Applications in Cancer and Mechanobiology Lecture 27: Cancer Metastasis and Elasticity of Micro-Environment

    12 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Taher A. Saif

    BioNanotechnology and Nanomedicine: Applications in Cancer and Mechanobiology provides an introduction to basic concepts of nanotechnology in mechanobiology and in cancer. This is a highly interdisciplinary field of research where knowledge from various disciplines is presented and integrated....

  3. [Illinois] PHYS466 2013 Lecture 28: PIMC Intro II

    11 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: David M. Ceperley

  4. [Illinois] PHYS466 2013 Lecture 29: PIMC Bose I

    11 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: David M. Ceperley

  5. [Illinois] PHYS466 2013 Lecture 25: Optimization

    11 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Lucas Wagner

  6. [Illinois] PHYS466 2013 Lecture 23: Kinetic Monte Carlo

    11 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: David M. Ceperley

  7. [Illinois] iOptics Series: Super Resolution Structured Illumination Microscopy (SR-SIM)

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Sivaguru Mayandi

    Structured illumination superresolution imaging technique breaks the diffraction limit of light by half in optical microscopy which was held over a century. Moiré fringes, which contain high frequency information transferred to low frequency band by projecting a known frequency pattern over the...

  8. [Illinois] CMMB IGERT and M-CNTC Annual Symposium 2013

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s)::

    The CMMB IGERT is training the next generation of leaders who will define the new frontiers of cellular and molecular mechanics and bionanotechnology.Integrating biology and medicine with micro and nanotechnology can be categorized into two broad areas, namely how micro/nano-fabrication can help...

  9. [Illinois] CMMB IGERT & M-CNTC Annual Symposium: A Microfluidics Approach to Probing Neuronal Filopodia

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Anika Jain

    In her research Anika exploits the unique properties of polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) microfluidic devices to study early neuronal development. Her group recently demonstrated the efficacy of solvent-extraction as a PDMS-treatment protocol, enabling low-density cultures of primary hippocampal...

  10. [Illinois] CMMB IGERT & M-CNTC Annual Symposium: Program Overview

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Taher A. Saif

    The second annual CMMB IGERT PI and Trainee Meeting was held on August 31, 2011. Dr. Saif walks through the goals and current status of the programs, and introduces the students involved.

  11. [Illinois] CMMB IGERT & M-CNTC Annual Symposium: Cell Mechanosensitivity and Metastasis

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Xin Tang

    Human colon carcinoma (HCT-8) cells show a stable transition from low to high metastatic state when cultured on appropriately soft substrates (21 kPa). Initially epithelial (E) in nature, the HCT-8 cells become rounded (R) after seven days of culture on soft substrate. R cells show a number of...

  12. [Illinois] CMMB IGERT & M-CNTC Annual Symposium: Alpha-Catenin in Cadherin Mechanotransduction

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Hamid Tabdili

    Differential adhesion between cadherin subtypes expressed on cell surfaces is postulated to direct cell segregation during tissue morphogenesis. The studies described here used magnetic twisting cytometry and traction force microscopy to test the impact of cadherin binding selectivity on...

  13. [Illinois] CMMB IGERT & M-CNTC Annual Symposium: Detection of Mass, Growth Rate, and Stiffness of Single Adherent Cells

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Elise Corbin

    Recently, improved MEMS resonator sensors were developed at Illinois. These can be used to directly measure the biophysical properties, mass, and growth rate of single adherent cells. Decoupling the relationship between the cell's dynamics and the apparent mass reported by the sensor is vital....

  14. [Illinois] CMMB IGERT & M-CNTC Annual Symposium: IGERT Educational Issues Panel

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Marni Boppart, Martha Gillette, Austin Hsiao, Heather Huntsman, Michael Insana, Catherine Murphy, Lizanne DeStefano

    The second annual CMMB IGERT PI and Trainee Meeting was held on August 31, 2011.A panel of students and instructors discuss the educational issues regarding and the future of the IGERT program at Illinois.

  15. [Illinois] CMMB IGERT & M-CNTC Annual Symposium: IGERT Research Issues Panel

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Rashid Bashir, Rohit Bhargava, Stephen Boppart, Ann M. Nardulli, Taher A. Saif, Mike Gregory, Erich Lidstone

    The second annual CMMB IGERT PI and Trainee Meeting was held on August 31, 2011.A panel of students and instructors discuss the research issues regarding and the future of the IGERT program at Illinois.

  16. [Illinois] CMMB IGERT & M-CNTC Annual Symposium: The Nanodisc Platform; Exploring the Mechanism of Androgen Biosynthesis

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Steve Sligar, Michael Gregory

    In this video Dr. Steve Sligar gives an overview of the Nanodisc platform and its use in drug discovery, imaging, and therapeutic delivery. This is followed by a talk by Dr. Sligar's student, Michael Gregory, who discusses his work in androgen biosynthesis.A brief abstract relating to Michael...

  17. [Illinois] CMMB IGERT & M-CNTC Annual Symposium: Development of Monodisperse, Anticancer Silica-Drug Nanoconjugates

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Li Tang

    An abstract of Li Tang's work:The goal of my Ph. D. research is to develop a precisely size-controlled drug conjugated silica nanoparticles as a new type of drug delivery system for improved cancer therapy. By using such monodisperse, drug-containing NPs with discrete and incremental difference...

  18. [Illinois] ECE 564 Modern Light Microscopy Lecture 14: Optical Coherence Tomography

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Gabriel Popescu

  19. [Illinois] ECE 564 Modern Light Microscopy Lecture 15: Optical coherence tomography

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Gabriel Popescu

  20. [Illinois] CNST Annual Nanotechnology Workshop 2011: Novel Printing Approaches for Microelectrode Architectures on Flexible, Rigid, and Curvilinear Substrates

    06 Jun 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Jennifer Lewis

    Showcasing University of Illinois research inbionanotechnology/nanomedicine, nanoelectronics/nanophotonics, and nanomaterials/nanomanufacturing,leading to cross-campus and industry collaborations