Researchers Use Nanoparticles to Selectively Target Tumor Cells in Two Cancer Models
March 25, 2015 | NCCC
Professor Karl Griswold: "The ultimate utility of anti-cancer nanoparticle technologies will depend in large part on their capacity to selectively home to cancer cells."
Immunomagnetic Assay On-a-Chip Captures, Analyzes Circulating Tumor Cells
March 24, 2015 | NCCC
Professor John Zhang led a team of bioengineers to find a new way to quantify rare tumor markers that allow oncologists to make prognoses and select therapies.
Thayer is among more than 120 US engineering schools leading a transformative movement in engineering education announced at the White House today.
Researchers, including Dartmouth engineering professors Jonathan Elliott and Brian Pogue, have reduced the barriers for late stage pancreatic cancer benefiting from photodynamic therapy.
Dartmouth Hosts High-Powered Student Hackathon
March 19, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
For 24 hours, individuals and teams working at Thayer School of Engineering will build projects, developing actual programs, applications, and devices.
John X.J. Zhang, Ph.D. to be Inducted into Medical and Biological Engineering Elite
March 12, 2015 | AIMBE
The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the pending induction of Dartmouth engineering professor John X.J. Zhang.
Flower-shaped magnetic nanoparticles may help destroy deep-seated cancer cells
March 12, 2015 | Materials Research Society
The Dartmouth magnetic nanoparticles form flower-like aggregates which helps them to generate cancer-killing heat while under the influence of low alternating magnetic fields.
Flower-like Magnetic Nanoparticles Target Difficult Tumors
March 3, 2015 | AIP Publishing
Dartmouth/Thayer researchers aim to treat deep-seated tumors by using a flower-shaped magnetic nanoparticle capable of reaching deeper within the human body.
Cherenkov Effect Improves Radiation Therapy for Patients with Cancer
February 25, 2015 | NCCC
Investigators from Dartmouth's Norris Cotton Cancer Center, led by engineering professor Brian W. Pogue, published how parts of the blue light known as the Cherenkov Effect can be measured and used to make therapies safer and more effective.
All Five Sharks Pounce, But Mark Cuban Gets The Deal: $200k For LuminAID
February 20, 2015 | Business 2 Community
On Shark Tank’s special episode devoted to business started by college students, Andrea Shresta and Anna Stork '08 asked the investors to put their money in LuminAID.