Challenge Grants

  • Project 1: The role of cell shape on nanoparticle uptake in the presence/absence of taxol. Personnel: Wei-Chiang Chen (PhD candidate) and Denis Wirtz (PI).
  • Project 2: Biomechanics of α4β1-VCAM-1-dependent adhesion and migration. Personnel: Wei-Chien Hung (PhD candidate and Kostas Konstantopoulos (PI).
  • Project 3: In-situ Shape-transformation of DNA Nanoparticles for Tumor-specific Interleukin-12 Delivery. Personnel: John-Michael Williford (PhD candidate) and Hai-Quan Mao (PI).