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Summer’s work is highlighted by WashU

By Christopher Pacia on February 24, 2021

Summer’s recent paper on focused ultrasound-mediated intranasal brain drug delivery (FUSIN) was highlighted by the McKelvey School of Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis. WeR...

Chen lab awarded $50k in LEAP funding!

By Christopher Pacia on January 13, 2021

Dr. Hong Chen, Chris, and Lu are one of the winners in the Leadership and Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program (LEAP) for their work in focused ultrasound-induced liquid biopsy. The goal of the pr...

Mack won the SfN Trainee Professional Development Award!

By Christopher Pacia on December 23, 2020

Yaoheng (Mack) Yang was selected to receive the 2020 Trainee Professional Development Award (TPDA) from the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) for his work in sonogenetics. This is a highly competitive...

Chris was the top Emerging Investigator for 2020!

By Christopher Pacia on October 9, 2020

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 showca...

Dr. Chen is highlighted by ICTS!

By Christopher Pacia on October 7, 2020

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 Editi...

The Chen Ultrasound Lab takes IEEE IUS 2020

By Christopher Pacia on September 7, 2020

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 Ultr...

Chen Ultrasound Lab received $2.5 million from NIH NIBIB!

By Christopher Pacia on September 1, 2020

  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 fr...

Top 100 Oncology paper

By Hong Chen on May 27, 2020

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

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

Chris’s paper on ultrasound liquid biopsy is accepted!

By Christopher Pacia on May 7, 2020

Congratulations to Chris! His paper titled “Feasibility and safety of focused ultrasound-enabled liquid biopsy in the brain of a porcine model” is accepted by Scientific Reports.  

Celebrating Valentine’s Day our way!

By Christopher Pacia on February 14, 2020

We’re all showing our love for research today with some delicious cake and cupcakes. We appreciate everyone for their hard work and talents.