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Enjoy the video produced by a YouTuber, YongDal.

"Findget spinner for UTI detection " 

Congrats! Chiju Kim received prestigious Post-Doctoral fellowship from Ministry of Health and Welfare, Korea

Dr. Sumit selected as a researcher of the year(2019) from IBS

Prof. Cho joined as a board member of Chemical and Biological Microsystmes Society, CBMS

"Adaptive Architecture and Mechanoresponse of Epithelial Cells on a Torus", 

Sun-Min Yu, Bo Li, François Amblard, Steve Granick, Yoon-Kyoung Cho*, Biomaterials, 2020 

Our results collectively indicate the ability of epithelial cells to sense Gaussian curvatures and increase the expression of cytoplasmic and nucleus intermediate filaments as a protective measure against curvature-induced mechanical stress.

 

 

"Three-Dimensional Human Liver-Chip Emulating Pre-Metastatic Niche Formation by Breast Cancer-Derived Extracellular Vesicles"

Junyoung Kim et al. ACS Nano, 2020

The 3D microfluidic human liver-chip developed in this study demonstrates how breast cancer-derived extracellular vesicles induce the formation of a pre-metastatic niche, promoting the adhesion of circulating tumor cells to a distant organ such as the liver, enabling the investigation of cancer metastasis and a wide range of potential pharmacological therapies.

 

 

"A fidget spinner for the point-of-care diagnosis of urinary tract infection"

Issac Michael et al., Nature Biomedical Engineering, 2020

A fidget spinner inspired microfluidic chip allows highly sensitive and rapid diagnosis of urinary track infection (UTI) and antimicrobial susceptibility test (AST) only with hand power

 

 

"A microfluidic chip for screening individual cancer cells via eavesdropping on autophagy-inducing crosstalk in the stroma niche "

Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 2050 (2017)

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-02172-7?WT.feed_name=subjects_biotechnology#supplementary-information

 

"Exodisc for Rapid, Size-Selective, and Efficient Isolation and Analysis of Nanoscale Extracellular Vesicles from Biological Samples"

ACS Nano., 11 (2), pp 1360–1370 (2017)

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/suppl/10.1021/acsnano.6b06131

"FAST: Size-selective, Clog-free Isolation of Rare Cancer Cells from Whole Blood at a Liquid-liquid Interface"

Anal. Chem., 89, 1155−1162 (2017)

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/suppl/10.1021/acs.analchem.6b03534

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Undergraduates who are interested in the internship don't hesitate to apply U-SURF, U-WURF, U-Visit !!

Students interested in our lab and want to join graduate school are also welcome to contact us. 

 

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