About the Ameer Lab
February 2015: A paper by Bin Jiang got accepted to Acta Biomaterialia, titled "A polymer-extracellular matrix composite with improved thromboresistance and recellularization properties".
January 2015: Former graduate student Josephine Allen, now assistant professor at the University of Florida, received the prestiguous NSF Career Award! Congrats Josy, fantastic job, we're proud of you! See link
January 2015: Another paper by Robert van Lith got accepted, this time in Free Radical Biology and Medicine, titled "Diazeniumdiolation of protamine sulfate reverses mitogenic effects on smooth muscle cells and fibroblasts"
December 2014: Ameerlab research featured in National News Media! Fox News highlights our recent research on ACL replacements.
December 2014: Our work on biomaterials with intrinsic antioxidant properties is featured in Biomaterials Forum 39(4), the quarterly magazine from the Society for Biomaterials.
October 2014: Jian Yang received a postdoctoral research award from the Chicago Biomedical Consortium, nice work Jian!
October 2014: Professor Ameer was named a BMES Fellow for demonstrated exceptional achievement and experience in Biomedical Engineering. Congrats!
July 2014: Our lab's research on intrinsically antioxidant biomaterials is being highlighted by: sciencedaily.com, investorintel.com, eurekalert.org, bio-medicine.org, healthmedicinet.com, sciencenewsline.com, R & D Magazine, medicalxpress.com, bioportfolio.com, and others.