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News in 2012
(The picture is from The Daily Gamecock, MONDAY, APRIL 23, 2012)
Congratulations to Jui-ting Hsieh for receiving "Hiram and Lawanda Allen Scholarship for Excellence in Chemistry" Award on University Awards Day, April 19, 2012.
Congratulations to Brandi Nicole Bailey for receiving "Hypercube Scholar Award" on University Awards Day, April 19, 2012.
Congratulations to Quyen Luong Nguyen for receiving "Betty R. Fundenberg Undergraduate Biomedical Research Award" on University Awards Day, April 19, 2012.
Congratulations to Nikki for receiving a travel award from the Graduate School to fund her trip!
Congratulations to Quyen! She has been awarded a Student Poster Presentation Award in Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry from 243rd ACS meeting.
Welcome Ben and Taylor to join our group!
Congratulations to Sharmi for receiving the Spring 2012 Travel Award (Cancer Research)!
Welcome Dr. Su to join our group!
Congratulations to Dr. Wang! He was elected as a Fellow of the Association by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Council.
Congratulations to Lilly! She has successfully defended her dissertation.
Congratulations to Dr. Wang! The article "Tobacco Mosaic Virus as a New Carrier for Tumor Associated Carbohydrate Antigens" is highlighted as one of the most read from Bioconjugate Chemistry between July and September 2012.
Congratulations to Dr. Hans-Conrad zur Loye, PI, Dr. Qian Wang, Co-PI, Dr. Linda Shimizu, Co-PI and Dr. Thomas Bryson, Co-PI! They received a grant from the US Department of Education for a three-year total amount of $399,793.00 for their project entitled, "Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need (GAANN) Fellowship Program-Chemistry".
Congratulations to Amie for receiving Cancer Research Travel Award!
Congratulations to Sharmi! During the month of June, her article of " Breast tumour initiating cell fate is regulated by microenvironmental cues from an extracellular matrix" was amongst the top ten accessed articles from the online version of Integrative Biology.
Congratulations to Sharmistha Saha! During the month of June, her article of " Breast tumour initiating cell fate is regulated by microenvironmental cues from an extracellular matrix" was amongst the top ten accessed articles from the online version of Integrative Biology.
Congratulations TO Dr. Wang! He received a grant from the National Science Foundation in the amount of $50,000.00 for his project entitled,"I-Corps: Fluorogenic Dyes and Fluorogenic Linkers as Enabling Tools for Bioconjugation Technology."
Congratulations to Sharmi! She has successfully defended her dissertation.
Congratulations to Dr. Wang for receiving the ASPIRE Grant Award!
Dr. Qian Wang - grant funded in the amount of $15,121 (ASPIRE I)
Dr. Franklin Berger- PI, Dr. Michael Wyatt, Dr. Lukasz Lebioda and Dr. Qian Wang-CoPI's-grant funded in the amount of $100,000 (ASPIRE II)
Congratulations to Quyen! She has successfully defended her senior thesis.
Congratulations to Nikki for receiving Cancer Research Travel Award!
Brandi, Quyen and Sevan presented their research at Undergraduate Research's Discovery Day.
News in 2013
Xingjie Zan, Sheng Feng, Dr. Elizabeth Balizan, Dr. Yuan Lin and Dr. Qian Wang had their paper, “General and facile method to align one dimensional nanoparticles in macro scale and control over myoblast orientation and differentiation” has been highlighted by ACS(American Chemical Society) Nano as the cover article for the October 2013 issue.
Congratulations to Dr. Wang! receiving a grant from the National Science Foundation for a three-year total amount of $390,000.00 for his project entitled, “Development of Functional Polymer-Protein Core-Shell Nanoparticles.”
Congratulations to Qian Wang, his student, Sheng Feng, his postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Xinrui Duan, and collaborators: Dr. Pang-Kuo Lo (Biology), Shou Liu (Biology), Xinfeng Liu (Mathematics), and Hexin Chen (Biology). Their paper “Expansion of breast cancer stem cells with fibrous scaffolds", was chosen as the front cover of Integrative Biology, 2013, 5, 768-777
Congratulations to Jillian Browning Claire receiving Betty R. Fundenberg Undergraduate Biomedical Research Award on University Awards Day, April 18, 2013!
Congratulations to Christine Jui-ting Hsieh receiving Hiram and Lawanda Allen Award for Excellence in Chemistry on University Awards Day, April 18, 2013!
Congratulations to Xinrui! His paper, "Incorporation of azide sugar analogue decreases tumorigenic potential of breast cancer cells by reducing cancer stem cell population", was chosen as the cover of Science China Chemistry.
Congratulations to Dr. Wang! He has been appointed a Carolina Distinguished Professor for a five-year term from 2013-2018.
News in 2014
Congratulations to Hong! She has successfully defended her dissertation.
Congratulations to Dan! He has successfully defended his dissertation.
Congratulations to Dr. Wang! He and his co-researchers received a grant from NSF for a total amount of $584,229 for their project entitled, "MRI: Acquisition of a Small-Angle X-ray-Scattering instrument."
Congratulations to Amie! She has successfully defended her dissertation!!
Congratulations to Sheng Feng! for winning the Poster Award for Graduate at EPSCoR/IDeA Annual Conference.
Dr. Wang was honored for 10 years of service at the 2014 State Service Award Ceremony hosted by Division of Human Resources.
It was announced on January 3, 2014, that Dr. Qian Wang received a grant from The Trustees of Columbia University in the city of New York/NIH, for a three-year total amount of $227,436.00 for his project entitled, “Subcutaneously Implantable Affinity Microsensor for Stable and Accurate Monitoring of Glucose.”
News in 2015
Welcome Jiang as a new visiting postdoc to Wang group! Hope you can keep building your successful career with Wang group!!
We welcome you Libo, Xinzhou, and Amanda as our new graduate students!! Hope you would work and study with the motive and passion!!
Dr.Wang has received a grant for his project entitled "Optimization of the Sample Prepartion Methods for Proteomics Analysis and the Application of beta-Glucuronidases for fast Hydralysis" funded by IMCS, LLC. for a total amount of $258,000.
Congratulations to Dr. Wang!! He recieved a grant from NSF for a total amount of $167,013.00 for his project entitled "Collaborative Research: A Contact Lense-Based Glucose Nanosensor Using Affinity Polymer-Functionalized Graphene."
Congratulations to Sheng!! He has successfully defended his dissertation.
News in 2016
Congratulations to Yok!! Her article "Influence of Cross-Linkers on the Chondrogenesis of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogels" has been published on Applied Materials & Interfaces.
Congratulations to Enoch! He has successfully defended his dissertation.
Congratulations to Jiang! Her article titled "Novel H2S Releasing Nano-fibrous Coating for In Vivo Dermal Wound Regeneration." has been accepted to ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces.
Congratulations to Yok, Gift and Enoch!! They recently have several articles to be published. Proud of your hard work!! You can see the details on Publication in 2016.
Congratulations to Gift!! She has successfully defended her dissertation.
Congratulations to Yok!! Her article titled "Promotion of In Vitro Chondrogenesis of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Using in Situ Hyaluronic Hydrogel Functionalized with Rod-Like Viral Nnoparticles" has been published on Biomacromolecules.
Congratulations to Dr. Wang!! He has received the South Carolina Section ACS Outstanding Chemist Award.
Congratulations to Gift!! She has successfully defended her dissertation.
Congratulations to Yok!! An article she participated in writing titled "Thiol-Ene Crosslinking Polyamidoamine Dendrimer-Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogel System for Biomedical Applications" has been published on Journal of Biomaterial Science, Polymer Edition.
Congratulations to Enoch!! An article he participated in writing titled "A graphene-based affinity nanosensor for detection of low-charge and low-molecular-weight molecules" has been published on Nanoscale.
Congratulations to Matsepo!! She has successfully defended her dissertation!!
Congratulations to Nikki and Sheng!! An article they particapated in writing titled "Effect of Roughness on in Situ Biomineralized CaP-Collagen Coating on the Osteogenesis of Mesenchymal Stem Cells" has been published on Langmuir.
Congratulations to Just!! She has successfully defended her M.S. thesis
News in 2017
Congratulations to Yok!! An article she participated in writing titled "A Dielectric Affinity Glucose Microsensor Using Hydrogel-Functionalized Coplanar Electrodes" has been published on Microfluids and Nanofluids.