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  Michael Mitchell Receives NIH Director's New Innovator Award

Michael Mitchell, Skirkanich Assistant Professor of Innovation in Penn Engineering's Department of Bioengineering, is drawing on a variety of fields - biomaterials engineering, data science, gene therapy and machine learning - to tailor the next generation of drug delivery vehicles with this level of precision.

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  Penn Researchers Discover that Class of Neurological Disorders Share Common 3D Genome Folding Pattern
In a study led by Jennifer Phillips-Cremins, Assistant Professor in Bioengineering, researchers have found another common thread linking nearly all of the TNR expansion diseases: the complicated 3D patterns that the DNA is folded into in order to fit in the nucleus of the cell.
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  Penn Engineers' Liquid Assembly Line Makes Drug Microparticles a Thousand Times Faster
Penn Engineers have now developed a microfluidic system where more than ten thousand of these devices run in parallel, all on a silicon-and-glass chip that can fit into a shirt pocket. The team, led by David Issadore, Assistant Professor in the Department of Bioengineering, and Sagar Yadavali, a postdoctoral researcher in his lab, outlined the design of their system in the journal Nature Communications.
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  Science and Politics: a Q&A with Molly Sheehan

Molly Sheehan, postdoctoral researcher in Bioengineering, sat down with Penn Today to discuss her path towards becoming a scientist, what led her to run for office, and the changes she hopes to be able to make.


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