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  1. A Dynamical Analysis of Homeostatic Cellular Topologies

    12 Dec 2022 | Contributor(s):: Gabriel Juliano Severino, Zachary Charles Laborde, Joel Vanin

    This work investigates the dynamical qualities of the cell lineages underlying regeneration and tissue homeostasis. All authors contributed equally.

  2. Planet Andoddin: An EngrTEAMS Curricular Unit

    21 Jun 2022 | Contributor(s):: Andrea Appel, Todd Marder, Emilie Siverling, Hillary E Merzdorf, Justin McFadden, Kerrie Douglas, Tamara J. Moore

    Planet Andoddin is an engineering design-based STEM curricular unit. The unit aims to facilitate the learning of major science and mathematical concepts and skills within the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and Common Core State Standards (CCSS) respectively. The unit includes teacher...

  3. Ecuadorian Fishermen: An EngrTEAMS Curricular Unit

    20 Jun 2022 | Contributor(s):: Kristi Berg, Sonja Dunlap, Emilie Siverling, Elizabeth Suazo-Flores, Emily Dare, Kerrie Douglas, Tamara J. Moore

    Ecuadorian Fishermen is an engineering design-based STEM curricular unit. The unit aims to facilitate the learning of major science and mathematical concepts and skills within the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and Common Core State Standards (CCSS) respectively. The unit includes...

  4. Got GMOs?: An EngrTEAMS Curricular Unit

    20 Jun 2022 | Contributor(s):: Jolene Chrzaszcz, Brian Eberhardt, Rob Johnson, Maurina Aranda, Selcen Guzey, Beth Ring, Kerrie Douglas, Tamara J. Moore

    Got GMOs? is an engineering design-based STEM curricular unit. The unit aims to facilitate the learning of major science and mathematical concepts and skills within the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and Common Core State Standards (CCSS) respectively. The unit includes teacher guides,...

  5. Greenhouse: An EngrTEAMS Curricular Unit

    20 Jun 2022 | Contributor(s):: Jim Schrankler, Christina Miller, Selcen Guzey, Preethi Titu, Kerrie Douglas, Tamara J. Moore

    Greenhouse is an engineering design-based STEM curricular unit. The unit aims to facilitate the learning of major science and mathematical concepts and skills within the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and Common Core State Standards (CCSS) respectively. The unit includes teacher...

  6. Loon Nesting Platforms: An EngrTEAMS Curricular Unit

    20 Jun 2022 | Contributor(s):: Kellie Kroc Sharold, Katie Pangborn, Molly Stillings, Corey Mathis, Wendy Niesl, Mike Enah, Alaina Szostkowski, Kerrie Douglas, Tamara J. Moore

    Loon Nesting Platforms is an engineering design-based STEM curricular unit. The unit aims to facilitate the learning of major science and mathematical concepts and skills within the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and Common Core State Standards (CCSS) respectively. The unit includes...

  7. Pollutants in the Pond: An EngrTEAMS Curricular Unit

    20 Jun 2022 | Contributor(s):: Sean Duncanson, Teresa Stevens, Drew Houland, Richard Lie, Corey Mathis, Angelina Constantine, Christina Miller, Kerrie Douglas, Tamara J. Moore

    Pollutants in the Pond is an engineering design-based STEM curricular unit. The unit aims to facilitate the learning of major science and mathematical concepts and skills within the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and Common Core State Standards (CCSS) respectively. The unit includes...

  8. Agent Based Active Matter Simulations with Mechanica

    14 Nov 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Somogyi, Andy T

    Mechanica is an interactive mesh-free, chemistry and biology simulation environment, with an emphasis towards enabling users to model and simulate complex sub-cellular and cellular biological physics problems.  Mechanica is designed first and foremost to enable users to work interactively...

  9. Fun Experiments You Can Only Do With Frogs

    08 Jul 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Rebecca W. Heald

    Our studies aim to reveal underlying principles of spindle assembly and biological size control, as well as the molecular basis of variation that contributes to genomic instability and evolution. This talk will focus on the nano-scale aspects and include some single molecule experiments our lab...

  10. Rebecca W. Heald

    Rebecca Heald is a cell biologist recognized for her work on cell division and biological size control. In particular, she is known for her use of cytoplasmic extracts prepared from eggs of the...

    https://nanohub.org/members/331966

  11. Now You See It, Once Filtered, Hope You Don't

    07 Jul 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Patricia Kuberra, NNCI Nano

    Water is a valuable natural resource and resides in multiple reservoirs: the cryosphere, geosphere, biosphere, and atmosphere. Water quality is often jeopardized by various contaminants but can be improved by removing contaminants from the water whether they are macro (dirt and debris,) micro...

  12. CD8 T-cell Simulation

    27 Apr 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Hanna, Tyler Scott, T.J. Sego

    Simulation of CD8 T-cell differentiation in the early immune response

  13. Feb 17 2021

    Engineering Personalized Tissue Implants: From 3D Printing to Bionic Organs

    In this webinar, you will learn about cutting-edge bio and nanotechnologies for engineering functional tissues and organs, focusing on the design of new biomaterials mimicking the natural...

    https://nanohub.org/events/details/1954

  14. [Illinois] ECE 416 Introduction to Biosensors II

    11 Feb 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Cunningham, George Daley

               In this lecture, we see how biosensors use transducers, devices that can translate presence of analyte into a physically measurable signal, to detect different analytes. The tranducers are chosen based off of the application...

  15. Influenza In Host Kinetics Model

    19 Dec 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Hanna, Tyler Scott, James A Glazier, Josua Oscar Aponte-Serrano

    Module explaining the in-host viral kinetics of IAV under different conditions.

  16. Resolving Power – Seeing is Understanding

    03 Dec 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Edward Lawrence, NNCI Nano

    This lesson introduces students to light microscopes and their limitations in viewing small features and objects.  In addition, they will learn about more powerful imaging tools by understanding the principles of operation of electron and atomic force microscopes. As a culminating...

  17. Jul 27 2020

    CompuCell3D 15th User Training Workshop

    Goal:By the end of this two-week course, participants will have implemented a basic simulation of their particular biological problem of interest. Post-course support and collaboration will be...

    https://nanohub.org/events/details/1835

  18. Encapsulación y Liberación Controlada: Macro Cápsulas (Encapsulation & Controlled Release)

    30 Jun 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Nano-Link Center for Nanotechnology Education, James J Marti, Kyle Forgette, Rodfal Alberto Rodriguez (editor), María Teresa Rivera (editor)

    Este módulo introduce el proceso de la formación de macro cápsulas y el concepto de autoensamblaje. Formar cápsulas a escalas macro, micro y nano tiene aplicaciones muy importantes en la liberación de medicamentos, cosméticos, tecnología de...

  19. Micelas (Micelles)

    16 Jun 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Nano-Link Center for Nanotechnology Education, Lisa Siedman, Jeanette Mowery, James J Marti, Kyle Forgette, Rodfal Alberto Rodriguez (editor), María Teresa Rivera (editor)

    Este módulo introduce los conceptos de micelas y la concentración crítica de micelas (CMC, por sus siglas en inglés). Las micelas tienen aplicaciones importantes en la biotecnología. En ocasiones, se utilizan para llevar fármacos (drogas) a tejidos y...

  20. Simulating a Controlled Drug Delivery System

    11 Jun 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Rebekah Ravgiala, NNCI Nano

    In this activity, students will learn about alternative drug delivery methods and then prepare a controlled drug delivery system using sodium alginate and glucose to mimic the behavior of a controlled release drug delivery system. The purpose of this investigation is to model a controlled drug...