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Jan 31 2018 | Stanford Engineering
ChEM-H faculty fellow Stanley Qi and his team used gene-editing techniques to create human immune cells that target and kill cancerous cells, such as leukemia. The approach could be adapted to an array of diseases ranging from solid tumors to neurological and autoimmune disorders.
Jan 29 2018 | Stanford News
ChEM-H faculty fellow Eric Kool and his research group have developed a new method to study RNA function in cells.
Jan 22 2018 | Stanford News
ChEM-H faculty fellow Carolyn Bertozzi and her research group have developed a new needle-free HIV test.
Jan 19 2018 | Stanford News
ChEM-H faculty fellow Lynette Cegelski and others have discovered a new type of cellulose in bacteria. Their findings, reported in the Jan. 18 issue of Science, could lead to advances in antibiotics.
Jan 16 2018 | Stanford News
ChEM-H faculty fellows Alex Dunn, Beth Pruitt, and William Weis study the mechanics of molecules, cells, and tissues. The field of "mechanobiology" has significant implications for the advancement of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.
Jan 8 2018 | Stanford News
ChEM-H faculty fellow Ovijit Chaudhuri and his lab are studying how mechanical properties of breast tissue influence tumor cells.
Dec 13 2017 | The Dish
Construction of the new home for Stanford ChEM-H and the Stanford Neurosciences Institute reached an important milestone - placement of the building's higheset steel beam.
Nov 30 2017 | Stanford News
A science communication seminar taught by ChEM-H faculty fellow Paul Wender helped launch the first undergraduate pop-science publication, called Fascinate.
Nov 22 2017 | Stanford News
Stanford researchers found that manipulating the gut microbe Clostridium sporogenes changed levels of molecules in the bloodstreams of mice and, in turn, affected their health.
Nov 22 2017 | Stanford Engineering
ChEM-H faculty fellow Stephen Quake contributed to a recent Cell paper that describes the first blueprint showing how specific gene/protein activity correlates with the biological wiring in an organism’s nervous system.
Nov 20 2017
Stanford postdoc Louise Kiru reports on a new tool for studying gut bacteria implicated in inflammatory bowel disease. This technique was developed by ChEM-H Faculty Fellow Justin Sonnenburg and his group.
Nov 14 2017
Alan Itakura is a Biology graduate student in ChEM-H Faculty Fellow Dan Jarosz’s lab. He spoke with postdoc Adam Idoine about his journey so far and where it may lead in the future.
Nov 2 2017 | Stanford News
ChEM-H Faculty Fellow Sarah Heilshorn and her research group have developed a new gel that could help grow large quantities of neural stem cells needed for sought-after therapies.
Oct 25 2017 | Stanford News
Carolyn Bertozzi’s investigations into a rare disease called NGLY1 deficiency may lead to a new way to treat multiple myeloma and other cancers. By Nathan Collins
Oct 18 2017 | Stanford Medicine
ChEM-H Faculty Fellow Howard Chang is elected to the National Academy of Medicine.
Oct 12 2017 | Stanford News
ChEM-H Faculty Fellow Paul Wender and his group have developed a more efficient method for synthesizing a promising drug for cancer, HIV, and other diseases.
Oct 9 2017 | Stanford News
ChEM-H Faculty Fellow Matthew Porteus was awarded a $5.2 million grant to support his research toward a treatment for sickle cell disease.
Oct 5 2017 | Stanford Medicine
Tracing the genetic process through which parakeets produce either yellow or blue feathers has given Stanford scientists insights that could help them uncover other biochemical pathways. BY NATHAN COLLINS If you have ever wondered why some parakeets are green and others are blue,...
Sep 28 2017 | Stanford Medicine
Faculty Fellow Justin Annes discusses his critical collaboration with the ChEM-H Medicinal Chemistry Knowledge Center in an interview with Stanford Medicine.
Aug 24 2017 | Stanford Medicine
ChEM-H Faculty Fellow Justin Sonnenburg led a study on the gut-microbial composition of a hunter-gatherer population in Tanzania. The study was co-authored by Faculty Fellow Joshua Elias.

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