Sawyer Lab develops new diagnostic, Sick Stick

BioFrontiers scientists developing COVID-19 test that knows you’re sick before you do

April 13, 2020


Dan Larremore Joins Nationwide Study Seeking to Use Social Media Data to Better Understand the Growth of Coronavirus Cases

April 7, 2020

Jack and Jeannie Thompson

Supporter spotlight: Jeannie and Jack Thompson

Feb. 25, 2020

Kristi Anseth

Anseth earns international recognition with L’Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science award

Feb. 18, 2020

CU Boulder Professor Kristi Anseth has received one of the most prestigious recognitions in the life sciences: a L’Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science award. Anseth, a distinguished professor and Tisone professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, is being recognized for her “outstanding contribution in converging engineering and...

Joey Azofeifa

BioFrontiers Institute and IQ Biology alum, Joey Azofeifa (Arpeggio Bio), Raises $3.2 Million in Seed Funding and is Named to the 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 List in Healthcare

Jan. 15, 2020

Arpeggio Bio, a preclinical company whose technology provides a mechanistic understanding of how drugs work, today announced that it has closed a $3.2 million seed financing round, which was oversubscribed by over $2 million. Funding will support the ongoing development of a nascent RNA drug screen. “We’re excited to have...

Devin and Gabriel Tauber

Biochemist brothers identify “RNA Chaperone”

Jan. 10, 2020

Stress granules comprised of RNA (red) and protein assemblies (green) formed in part through RNA-RNA interactions. A recent study from CU Boulder researchers shows that cells must actively work to keep sticky molecules, known as ribonucleic acid (RNA), apart, or they may form large assemblies that could cause problems for...

Microgels provide numerous design parameters that can be tuned for various cell culture applications

Designing Microgels for Cell Culture and Controlled Assembly of Tissue Microenvironments

Dec. 31, 2019

Micrometer‐sized hydrogels, termed microgels, are emerging as multifunctional platforms that can recapitulate tissue heterogeneity in engineered cell microenvironments. The microgels can function as either individual cell culture units or can be assembled into larger scaffolds. In this manner, individual microgels can be customized for single or multicell coculture applications, or...


A Summer Internship Where Only the Cows Obey Traffic Signals

Nov. 13, 2019

IQ Biology graduate student, Taisa Kushner, talks about her summer as a Microsoft Research intern in Bangalore, India, working on a global mental health platform.

leila saleh

Saleh talks about life in the Bryant Group, future career as teacher and researcher

Nov. 6, 2019


Breaking the cold chain and making the shot count: Garcea and Randolph awarded Gates Foundation grant for vaccine research

Oct. 31, 2019