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The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries,
is not 'Eureka!' (I found it!) but 'That's funny ...' - Isaac Asimov (1920 - 1992)

Attention, Everyone!!!


  • Jianping Wang receives the McKeehan Graduate Fellowship. Congratulations! (9/21/20)
  • "Antibacterial Nanotruffles for Treatment of Intracellular Bacterial Infection," by Marwa G Elnaggar; Kunyu Jiang; Hassan E Eldesouky; Yihua Pei; Jinho Park; Simseok Yuk; Fanfei Meng; Alexandra M Dieterly; Haroon T Mohammad; Youssef A Hegazy; Hesham M Tawfeek; Aly A Abdel-Rahman; Ahmed E Aboutaleb; Mohamed M Seleem; Yoon Yeo, is accepted for publication in Biomaterials (8/21/20)
  • Simseok Yuk receives the Travel grant from the Purdue Graduate Student Government and the Graduate School. Congratulations! (5/27/20)
  • Simseok Yuk receives the Chaney Summer Graduate Student Award. Congratulations! (5/6/20)
  • Soonbum Kwon receives the PRF research grant fellowship. Congratulations! (4/7/20)
  • Soonbum Kwon receives a Graduate Student Travel 2019-20 grant from the Purdue Center for Cancer Research. Congratulations! (3/31/20)
  • "Carfilzomib delivery by quinic acid-conjugated nanoparticles: Discrepancy between tumoral drug accumulation and anticancer efficacy in a murine 4T1 orthotopic breast cancer model," by Yearin Jun, Jun Xu, Hyungjun Kim, Ji Eun Park, Yoo-Seong Jeong, Jee Sun Min, Naeun Yoon, Ji Yoon Choi, Jisu Yoo, Soo Kyung Bae, Suk-Jae Chung, Yoon Yeo and Wooin Lee, is accepted for publication in J. Pharm. Sci. (1/6/20).
  • Fanfei Meng receives the 2020 Purdue Postdoc Travel Grant, which partly supports his attendance at a conference in 2020 Spring. Congratulations! (12/12/19)
  • "Sustained delivery of carfilzomib by tannic acid-based nanocapsules helps develop antitumor immunity", by Maie Taha, Gregory Cresswell, Joonyoung Park, Wooin Lee, Timothy Ratliff, and Yoon Yeo, is accepted for publication in Nano Letters. (10/28/19)
  • Simseok Yuk receives the 2019 Jenkins-Knevel Award for Outstanding Graduate Research. Congratulations! (9/24/19)
  • Simseok Yuk receives the 2019 Dr. Herbert A. Lieberman Award. This award recognizes his 2018-2019 leadership as the president of the AAPS student chapter. Congratulations! (9/20/19)
  • Jianping Wang receives the 2019-2020 Ronald W. Dollens Graduate Scholarship. Congratulations! (8/23/19)
  • Dr. Yeo has been elected to the AAPS Fellowship, which will be formally recognized at the AAPS 2019 PharmSci 360 in November in San Antonio, Texas. (8/12/19)
  • Simseok Yuk wins the 2019 Baxter Young Investigator 1st tier award, which comes with a cash prize in the amount of $3000. He will present at the Award Ceremony at Baxter's Headquarters on 10/3/19. Congratulations! (8/12/19)
  • Fanfei/Jennifer's paper in Nano Letters is featured on the COP website. (July 2019)
  • "In-vitro and in-vivo difference in gene delivery by lithocholic acid-polyethyleneimine conjugate", by Jianping Wang*, Fanfei Meng*, Bieong-Kil Kim, Kue Ke, and Yoon Yeo, is accepted for publication in Biomaterials (6/20/19)
  • "Development of liposomal gemcitabine with high drug loading capacity", by Hassan Tamam, Jinho Park, Hytham Gadalla, Andrea Masters, Jelan Abdel-Aleem, Sayed Abdelrahman, Aly Abdelrahman, Tiffany Lyle, and Yoon Yeo, is accepted for publication in Molecular Pharmaceutics (5/29/19)

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  • Yihua Pei and Jinho Park leave the lab to embark on new journey (and open the Yeo Lab California chapter :D). You will be dearly missed! (June 2019)
  • Maie Taha leaves the lab and starts post-doc research at Northeastern. Good luck! (May 2019)
  • Marwa Elnaggar returns to Egypt after 2 years of visiting scholarship. Good luck! (Nov. 2018)
  • Yun-Chu Chen joins the lab as a post-doc associate (September 2018). Welcome!

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