Announcing new MBM Faculty

The MBM Program welcomes two new faculty this fall, Drs. Stephen Boppart and Sepideh Sadaghiani.

Stephen BoppartStephen Boppart is a Professor and Grainger Distinguished Chair in Engineering with appointments in the Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Bioengineering. He is …

New Research to Reduce Seizures

Jennifer Walters and Hee Jung Chung

Congratulations to MBM Trainee Jennifer Walters and MBM faculty Hee Jung Chung, who recently discovered that TC-2153, an inhibitor of a brain-specific protein known as STEP, reduces seizures that originate in the hippocampus in mice.

Their research has been published …

Roy Dar to give November 10 Frontiers Lecture

Roy DarRoy Dar, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, will lecture on “Modulating Gene Expression Fluctuations to Bias HIV Decision-Making and Stem Cell Fate Determination.” Jennifer Walters, MBM trainee and PhD student in Neuroscience, will give an introduction.

The lecture is free and …