23rd Annual Photonics Center Symposium 11/21/2019

Please join the BU Photonics Center for the 23rd annual Photonics Center Symposium on Enabling Precision Medicine through Innovations in Biophotonics on November 21, 2019. The program starts at 8 am featuring talks from academic experts and concludes with a reception and research poster session at 4 pm. Register at: We... More

PDC Welcomes Dr. Michael Bono, PDC Fellow

Dr. Michael Bono has recently joined the PDC to work with Prof. Catherine Klapperich on the development of microneedle arrays to sample interstitial fluid for biochemical monitoring via wearable sensors. Dr. Bono completed his PhD in 2015 at Cornell University, where he developed a dielectric method to measure algal lipid content. More

Materials Day 2019

Materials Day 2019 (Nano)materials for Biosensing and Diagnostics Friday, September 27th   Faculty host: Professor Allison Dennis (BME, MSE) Location: Boston University, Photonics Center, Room 906 8 St. Mary’s Street, Boston, MA 02215 Novel materials development in fluorescent and plasmonic nanoparticles, anti-fouling surfaces, and textile electronics are helping to propel innovations in personal health, wellness monitoring, and... More

BDC: Breakthroughs in Biotechnology

Breakthroughs in Biotechnology Starting your own company: the exciting path of discovering the entrepreneur within Nora Mineva, Ph.D. CSO & Co-founder, Adecto Pharmaceuticals Wednesday, December 12th @ 3:30pm Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Science and Engineering 610 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215 Room 101 Bio: Dr. Nora D. Mineva is the Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) and a Co-founder... More

Seminar: POC Diagnostics for Newborn and Women’s Health, Dr. Pelham Keahey, MGH

The Precision Diagnostics Center welcomes Dr. Pelham Keahey Postdoctoral Research Fellow Wellman Center for Photomedicine Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School "Improving Healthcare in Low-Resource Settings: High Performance, Low-Cost Point-of-Care Diagnostics for Newborn and Women’s Health" October 22, 2018 1-2 PM 44 Cummington Mall, Room 705 Boston, MA 02215 Advances in medical technologies has revolutionized patient care. Unfortunately, in low-resource... More