Fall 2012 Lab News

Porter presents on innovative methods for nucleating and sustaining acoustic cavitation for biomedical applications at the fall meeting of the Acoustical Society of America

Jonathan Kopechek and Porter present at the 3rd International Focused Ultrasound Surgery Symposium on novel approaches for cancer therapy using MR-guided focused ultrasound

Jonathan Kopechek and Porter attended the 9th Interventional MRI Symposium at Harvard Medical/Brigham & Women’s Hospital and present on novel approaches for cancer therapy using MR-guided focused ultrasound

Abstract submitted by Elaine Steranka entitled “Lipid-polymer hybrid nanoparticles for sustained delivery of doxorubicin” was accepted for presentation at the upcoming annual meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society

Emily Palmer and Jonathan Kopechek are accepted into the NCI-funded program for Cross-Disciplinary Training in Nanotechnology for Cancer

Kavon Karrobi and Natalia Vargas-Montoya receive funding from the BU Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) to conduct research on stimuli-responsive nanoparticles for delivery of oligonucleotides and chemotherapy

A video-based article on the impact of vaporized phase-shift nanoemulsions recently posted online in the Journal of Visualized Experiments (http://www.jove.com/video/4308/synthesis-phase-shift-nanoemulsions-with-narrow-size-distributions)