Brisa Peña’s lab for Biomedical Nanotechnology and Tissue Engineering was awarded an NIH K25 for Injectable Carbon Nanotube-Functionalized Hydrogel for miRNA Delivery in the amount of $891,215 and published five papers in the last fiscal year (1,2,3,4,5). Jeffrey Innen will join their lab as a new PhD student in Fall 2021.
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