Dr. Gordon’s paper “A direct selection strategy for isolating aptamers with pH-sensitive binding activity” has been selected to be featured in ACS Editors’ Choice in addition to being published in ACS Sensors!
Research teams from UCSB with Dr. Mahan and Stanford with Professor Soh have published on a novel way to detect urinary tract infections and sepsis using a smartphone and lab kit. Read the paper or press release for more info!
Dr. Amani Hariri (postdoctoral fellow) has won this year’s Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) postdoctoral fellowship.
Professor Soh is inducted into the National Academy of Inventors.
There were 3 inductees at Stanford this year, bringing the total to 14. Congratulations, Tom!
Dr. Amani Hariri (postdoctoral fellow) receives the Pilot and Feasibility Grant through the Stanford Diabetes Research Center (https://sdrc.stanford.edu). Congratulations, Amani!
Postdoctoral Researcher Dr. Dong-Wook Park accepts position as an Assistant Professor at Seoul University (South Korea). Congratulations and good luck, Dong-Wook!!!
Canary Center summer internship student Alex Codik [mentored by Dr. Amani Hariri] wins the Verily Young Scientist Award. Congratulations to Alex and Amani!
Postdoctoral Researcher Dr. Jia Niu starts his position as an Assistant Professor at Boston College. Congratulations and good luck, Jia!
Dr. Amani Hariri receives Stanford School of Medicine Dean’s Fellowship. Congratulations Amani!
Alex Yoshikawa is awarded the prestigious BioX Graduate Student Fellowship. Congratulations, Alex!
Nature Biomedical Engineering publishes a News & Views article on Peter’s work. Read the full article here.
Congratulations to postdoc Amani Hariri for winning the Best Ph.D. Thesis Award (Chemistry Department) from McGill University!
Dr. Jia Niu’s paper in Nature Chemistry is highlighted in C&EN News. Congratulations, Jia! Read the full article here.
Professor Soh is selected to be a Chan-Zuckerberg investigator. Read the full article here.
P.L. Mage, B.S. Ferguson, D. Maliniak, K.L. Ploense, T.E. Kippin, and H.T. Soh. “Closed-Loop Control of Circulating Drug Levels in Live Animals.” Nature Biomedical Engineering (2017)
J. Niu, D. Lunn, A. Pusuluri, J. Yoo, M. O’Malley, S. Mitragotri, H.T. Soh, and C.J. Hawker. “Engineering live cell surfaces with functional polymers via cytocompatible controlled radical polymerization.” Nature Chemistry (2017)
T. Chuong, A. Pallaoro, C. Chaves, Z. Li, J. Lee, M. Eisenstein, G.D. Stucky, M. Moskovits, and H.T. Soh. “A dual-reporter SERS-based biomolecular assay with reduced false-positive signals.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (2017)
J.P Wang, J. McDermott, J. Yu, R. Lagrois, Q. Gong, W. Greenleaf, M. Eisenstein, B.S. Ferguson, and H.T. Soh. “Multi-Parameter Particle Display (MPPD): A Quantitative Screening Method for Discovery of Highly Specific Aptamers.” Angewandte Chemie International Edition 56 (3) 744-747 (2017)
H. Qu, A.T. Csordas, J.P. Wang, S-S Oh, M. Eisenstein, and H.T. Soh. “Rapid and label-free strategy to select aptamers for metal ions.” ACS Nano 10 (8) 7558-7565 (2016)
F. Fong, S-S Oh, J.C. Hawker, and H.T. Soh. “In vitro selection of pH-activated DNA nanostructures.” Angewandte Chemie International Edition 55 (49) 15258-15262 (2016)
Postdoctoral Researcher – Nucleic Acid Technology
Postdoctoral Researcher – Biosensors Devices and Systems
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