UCL Department of Biochemical Engineering
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Pulmonary Cell News - Top Story
Research published on the use of silk-based drug carriers in the use of cancer treatment makes top story in Pulmonary Cell News. The article, published in Nature’s Scientific Reports, draws on collaborative research conducted between the Department of Biochemical Engineering and institutions in Australia, India and the Republic of Korea.Dr Ivan Wall is one of the corresponding authors on the paper ‘Formulation of Biologically-Inspired Silk-Based Drug Carriers for Pulmonary Delivery Targeted for Lung Cancer’, which first appeared in Scientific Reports online on 3 August.
The full article is available to read here. Scientific Reports 5, Article number: 11878 (2015) doi:10.1038/srep11878
Congratulations to Carlotta Peticone, a PhD student in Ivan's lab, who has been awarded a UCL Advances PhD Enterprise Scholarship. Read more on this story here.
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