Wayne's TED Talk Has More Than 300K Views in First Week
October 17, 2017
Congratulations to the UNC CNTC post-doctoral fellow, Dr. Elizabeth Wayne, who delivered a TED talk in April 2017 titled "We can hack our immune cells to fight cancer." After posting on the TED main website October 17, 2017 it has already been viewed more than 340,000 times.
2017 International Institute for Nantechnology Symposium
August 1, 2017
Join world experts for nanotechnology in medicine at this year’s 2017 IIN Symposium. Held in Evanston, IL September 28, 2017 --- 8:30 am to 5:30 pm. Registration is free although registration is required beforehand and will fill up fast. See the IIN website for details and registration.
NCI Launches Next Phase of Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer Program
September 4, 2015
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has again awarded several five-year, multi-institution grants in continued support of its Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer program. Given the progress to date of the Alliance, the NCI approved a third phase of the program with a sizable investment in funding. The Alliance program is dedicated to using nanotechnology solutions towards solving cancer biology and oncology problems as well as developing new cancer interventions based on nanotechnology. The program was established in 2004 and funds efforts at academic centers which are engaged in research and translation of new technologies to the clinical environment.