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Jul 122016

tiniest doctors image cf desimone groupA new article published by the National Science & Technology Medals Foundation highlights the DeSimone lab’s research in the area of nanomedicine. Dr. DeSimone, a recent recipient of the National Medal of Technology & Innovation, is quoted in the article, which focuses broadly on how nanotechnology is revolutionizing the field of medicine.

Here in the lab, researchers are focused on using the Particle Replication in Nonwetting Templates (PRINT) technology to engineer nanoparticles for applications in oncology and vaccine design. Invented in the DeSimone lab, PRINT enables the fabrication of uniform nanoparticles with precise and independent control over attributes such as shape, size, composition, modulus, and surface chemistry.

Read the article by Allie Bidwell

 July 12, 2016