Chris was the top Emerging Investigator for 2020!

By Christopher Pacia on October 9, 2020 in News

Christopher Pacia won the award for the top Emerging Investigator for 2020 from the Imaging Elevated: Utah Symposium for Emerging Investigators. He was one of the 10 featured presenters that showcased some of the brightest minds in radiology and imaging sciences. Congratulations! For more details...

Dr. Chen is highlighted by ICTS!

By Christopher Pacia on October 7, 2020 in News

Dr. Chen talks about her fruitful involvement with the Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS). Through the resources provided by ICTS, Dr. Chen has worked with the Scientific Editing Service (SES) to strengthen grant applications and manuscripts, was the recipient for the Clinica...

The Chen Ultrasound Lab takes IEEE IUS 2020

By Christopher Pacia on September 7, 2020 in News

The following Chen lab presentations will take place during the 2020 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS) to be held on September 6-11, 2020 online. 1868: Characterization of Focused Ultrasound- Mediated Brainstem Delivery of Intranasal Administered Agents to be presented by Dezhuang (S...

Chen Ultrasound Lab received $2.5 million from NIH NIBIB!

By Christopher Pacia on September 1, 2020 in News

  Hong Chen, assistant professor of biomedical engineering at the McKelvey School of Engineering and of radiation oncology at the School of Medicine, received a four-year $2.5 million grant from the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering at the National Institutes of Hea...

The noninvasive diagnosis of brain cancer with focused ultrasound

By Christopher Pacia on August 7, 2020 in News

Our paper titled “Feasibility and safety of focused ultrasound-enabled liquid biopsy in the brain of a porcine model” is published online in the Scientific Reports. See the article metrics here. See media reports below: Playing with bubbles for science: WashU researchers are developin...

Chen Ultrasound lab received $500,000 from the Charlie Teo Foundation!

By Christopher Pacia on July 9, 2020 in News

Dr. Hong Chen, assistant professor of biomedical engineering in the McKelvey School of Engineering and of radiation oncology in the School of Medicine, will address the need for innovative approaches to treating pediatric brain cancer with a three-year, $500,000 grant from the Charlie Teo Foundat...

Congratulations to Dr. Chen for winning the ISTU Lizzi Award!

By Christopher Pacia on June 25, 2020 in News

Dr. Chen has joined esteemed company as one of the winners of the Frederic Lizzi Early Career Award. Dr. Chen presented our seminal research on focused ultrasound-enabled liquid biopsy during the inaugural International Society for Therapeutic Ultrasound webinar. We are extremely proud that Dr. C...

Top 100 Oncology paper

By Hong Chen on May 27, 2020 in News

Our publication titled “Focused Ultrasound-enabled Brain Tumor Liquid Biopsy” received 2, 169 article views in 2018 and was listed as one of the Top 100 Oncology papers for Scientific Reports in 2018.

Chris has received the CCSN training grant

By Christopher Pacia on May 11, 2020 in News

Chris has received the T32 training grant from the Cognitive, Computational, and Systems Neuroscience (CCSN) Pathway. Congratulations to him on this achievement!