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Dcemmber 10th, 2015

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Congratulations to Eun Ji Chung on being highlighted in the article "The Art and Science of Funding Research" in UChicago Medicine magazine ScienceLife.

March 5th, 2015

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Congratulations to Eun Ji Chung on her Progress Report article being published in Advanced Health Materials.

"Recent Advances in Targeted, Self-Assembling Nanoparticles to Address Vascular Damage Due to Atherosclerosis," E. J. Chung, M. Tirrell, Advanced Healthcare Materials (2015).[PDF]

April 10th, 2015

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Congratulations to Eun Ji Chung on being awarded the K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award from the NHLBI! Her achievements were highlighted on the Institute for Translantional Medicine webpage.

March 5th, 2015

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Congratulations to Eun Ji Chung! Her article in Advanced Health Materials was featured on the inside front cover. [Link]

"Monocyte-Targeting Supramolecular Micellar Assemblies: A Molecular Diagnostic Tool for Atherosclerosis," E. J. Chung, L. B. Mlinar, K. Nord, M. J. Sugimoto, E. Wonder, F. J. Alenghat, Y. Fang, M. Tirrell, Adv. Healthcare Mater. (2014). [PDF]

February 5th, 2015

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Congratulations to John Barrett, Eun Ji Chung, Lorraine Leon and Dimitris Priftis, on their recent publications.

"Biocompatibility and characterization of a peptide amphiphile hydrogel for applications in peripheral nerve regeneration," K. A. Black, B. F. Lin, E. A. Wonder, S. S. Desai, E. J. Chung, B. Ulery, R. S. Katari, M. Tirrell, Tissue Engineering Part A (2015).[PDF]

"Chirality-selected phase behaviour in ionic polypeptide complexes," S. L. Perry, L. Leon, K. Q. Hoffmann, M. J. Kade, D. Priftis, K. A. Black, D. Wong, R. A. Klein, C. F. Pierce III, K. O. Margossian, J. K. Whitmer, J. Qin, J. J. de Pablo, M. Tirrell, Nature Communications, 6 (2015). [PDF]

"A molecular view of the role of chirality in charge-driven polypeptide complexation," K. Q. Hoffmann, S. L. Perry, L. Leon, D. Priftis, M. Tirrell, J. J. de Pablo, Soft Matter (2015). [PDF]

"Peptide Amphiphile Micelles Self-Adjuvant Group A Streptococcal Vaccination," A. Trent, B. D. Ulery, M. J. Black, J. C. Barrett, S. Liang, Y. Kostenko, N. A. David, M. V. Tirrell, AAPS Journal, 17, 380-388 (2014). [PDF]