Professor Yong Zeng, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, has been awarded a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) Pilot Project Grant through the Center for Cancer Experimental Therapeutics (CCET). Prof. Zeng’s proposal is entitled "High-throughput glynomic profiling in ovarian cancer using integrated microfluidic lectin arrays." The objective of this proposal is to develop new microfluidic approaches for exploring glycomic fingerprints of ovarian cancer to advance the early detection and personalized treatment of the disease.
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Chemistry department receives more than $8.5 million in research grants annually
14 chemistry faculty members have NSF CAREER Awards
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