Daniel McKinnon publishes "Biophysically Defined and Cytocompatible Covalently Adaptable Networks as Viscoelastic 3D Cell Culture Systems" in Advanced Materials

Oct. 14, 2013

Daniel McKinnon publishes "Biophysically Defined and Cytocompatible Covalently Adaptable Networks as Viscoelastic 3D Cell Culture Systems" in Advanced Materials. He developed a cytocompatible covalently adaptable hydrogel that enabled cell spreading and fusion and will allow future studies on the role of matrix biophysical properties on cell function. Furthermore, the material... Read more »

William Wan earns October Employee of the Month

Oct. 3, 2013

William Wan earn the October Anseth Group Employee of the Month award for outstanding service to the lab and winning two prestigous fellowships. Congratulations William!Read more »

Former Anseth graduate student Mark Tibbitt wins AkzoNobel Student Award in Applied Polymer Science

Sept. 17, 2013

Former Anseth graduate student Mark Tibbitt wins AkzoNobel Student Award in Applied Polymer Science! He is currently a postdoc in the Langer lab. Congratulations Mark!Read more »

William Wan and Anseth Group alum Chelsea Kirschner win MSE Seed Grant

Sept. 4, 2013

William Wan and former Anseth Group postdoc Chelsea Kirschner, now at Sharklet Technologies, were just awarded a Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) seed grant for their project titled, "Dynamically tunable hydrogels to probe cellular responses to tissue fibrosis." Congratulations Will!Read more »

Dan McKinnon earns September Employee of the Month

Sept. 3, 2013

Dan McKinnon earns the September EOTM award for his work in maintaining the group website, starting the group Twitter account (follow us @AnsethGroup), passing his Comprehensive Exam, and getting a paper accepted into Advanced Materials . Congratulations Dan!Read more »

Dan McKinnon unconditionally passes Comprehensive Exam

Aug. 27, 2013

Dan McKinnon , studying the extension of motor axons through synthetic hydrogels, passed his comps exam unconditionally. Kristi Anseth, Jen Cha, Curt Freed, Joel Kaar, and Stephanie Bryant all served on his committee. Congratulations Dan!Read more »

Undergraduate researcher Dillon Donohue ends Anseth Group tenure and begins his career

Aug. 26, 2013

Dillon Donohue, mentored by Danny Alge, co-author on two excellent papers and winner of the departmental award for best senior researcher, is moving on from the Anseth lab and starting his career. Good luck whevere you land Dillon!Read more »

Abby Bernard leaves Anseth Group for polymer engineering position at Michelin

Aug. 24, 2013

Abby ended her successful six-year tenure in the Anseth Group today to begin her career at Michelin in North Carolina. She will be applying her polymer engineering expertise to new tire formulations they will be keeping us all safe on the road. Good luck Abby!Read more »

Sarah Gould successfully defends her thesis

Aug. 24, 2013

Sarah Gould successfully defended her thesis and is the 35th student to earn her doctorate from the Anseth Group. Her thesis focused on characterizing the response of valvular interstitial cells to different biochemical and biophysical microenvironments. Sarah will be doing a short post-doc in the Anseth Group before spreading her... Read more »

Chelsea Kirschner leaves Anseth Group for Senior Biomedical Engineer position at Sharklet Technologies

Aug. 19, 2013

Chelsea Kirschner, a postdoc in the Anseth Group from 2011-2013, will be applying her expertise in micropatterning surfaces to tackle bacterial fouling with Sharklet Technologies. She produced three excellent papers in the Anseth Group and pioneered photodynamic topographies for stem cell differentiation. Best of luck at Sharklet Chelsea! http://sharklet.com/Read more »

Pages

Pages