The Chedza Study has started with the first enrollments. This project is evaluating the accuracy of a near-to-care device for the diagnosis of breast cancer and, separately, non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The team opted to name the project Chedza (light in Sekalanga) as the new instrument developed by CSB Biomedical Engineering Program uses the bending of light around cancer cells and a smartphone camera to permit diagnosis in a few minutes.
Hyungsoon Im received Award of Excellence (1st place) at the 7th Annual MGH Radiology Research Celebration and Poster Session
"AI-powered cancer diagnoses for resource limited settings" - CSB work is featured on the Nature Bioengineering blog.
CSB work is featured on the MGH Blog.
Victoria D'Agostino, an undergraudate student from Northeastern University, won the first place in the Engineering and Technology category at the RISE:2018 event. She has been working on the D3 technology for point-of-care HPV diagnosis under the guidance of Drs. Cesar Castro and Hyungsoon Im.
"Food Allergy Detection Device Could Remove Danger Of Dining Out" - CBS News report on the iEat device developed at CSB
The work of Lee Lab on detecting and profiling circulating ovarian cancer cells is highlighted on the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) site.
Jouha Min, PhD (Weissleder Lab) received the Masoumeh Ghaderi Prize for Best Sound-Bite Presentation (1st Place) at the 5th Annual Workshop on Micro- and Nanotechnologies for Medicine: Emerging Frontiers and Applications.
Seonki Hong (Poster of Prestige), Chen-Han Huang (Poster of Merit), and Ashley Fenn (Poster of Distinction) received awards at 2016 MGH ORCD Research Fellows Poster Celebration. Congratulations!
NIH Director Dr. Collins has selected CSB new paper in Science Advances on a system for rapid identification of health care-associated infections to be featured on his blog - https://directorsblog.nih.gov/. (pdf)
Hyungsoon Im, PhD and Kisoo Park, PhD won Poster of Distinction awards at the 69th Annual Meeting of the MGH Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC). Congratulations!
Kisoo Park and Jongmin Park were awarded with the prestigious post-doctoral research fellowship from National Research Foundation, Korea. Congratulations!
Changwook Min was selected for the CCNE Graduate Student Award. Congratulations!