Monthly Archives: May 2016

New Funding

Dr. Ashley Brown is the recipient of a 2016 NCSU Faculty Research and Professional Development (FRPD) Grant. The grant program was established to assist faculty in initiating research and professional development activities, and to provide seed funding to pursue larger awards and grants from outside agencies.  The project supported by this grant will focus on studying dynamic cell interactions with microgel-based materials.

New Article in Experimental Biology and Medicine

A new review article is out in Experimental Biology and Medicine detailing state of the art platelet-mimietic strategies for modulating the wound environment and inflammatory responses.  PhD student student Seema Nandi is the first author on this new article, which was published online May 2, 2016.  This contribution is part of a special issue on immunomodulatory materials.

Nandi, S. and Brown, A.C.  Platelet-mimetic strategies for modulating the wound environment and inflammatory responses.  Experimental Biology and Medicine.  OnlineFirst, May 2, 2016.  doi:  10.1177/1535370216647126