6/08 - Associate Professor David Eddington receives $416k 2-year NIH R21 grant for “Confined Genetic Transformation and Exchange of Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Femtoliter Microdroplets.”
5/25 - Ahmed Metwally, Bioinformatics PhD student of Yang Dai lab, wins 2nd place for poster "Microbiome Dynamics as Predictors of Lung Transplant Rejection" at Great Lakes Bioinformatics Conference (GLBIO'17) and Scientific Excellence Award for 1st place poster at UIC Department of Medicine Scholarly Activities Day
4/1 - Nicholas Marjanovic, Kevin Kerr, Ricardo Aranda & Hananeh Esmailbeigi, the BMES Tongue-Computer Interface project team, awarded VentureWell E-Team Program grant
3/14 - UIC bioengineering student awarded "Gates Cambridge Scholarship"
2/21 - Peter Nelson and Alex Leow lead a team that developed an app called BiAffect, which can monitor mobile device usage to predict manic and depressive moods in people diagnosed with bipolar disorder
2/16 - Sarita Deshpande of Bioengineering Department named "Gates Cambridge Scholars"
2/14 - Vidyani Suryadevara and Shreya Ghosh receive Fall 2016 Chancellor's Graduate Research Award