CCIL Members Receive Jump ARCHES Grants

CCIL members are working to combat COVID-19 with many new research projects funded through the Jump ARCHES research and development program in partnership with OSF HealthCare and The Grainger College of Engineering. CCIL members Rashid Bashir, Brian Cunningham, Joseph...
CCIL Member Leads Graphene-Based Biosensor Study

CCIL Member Leads Graphene-Based Biosensor Study

Rashid Bashir, Dean of the Grainger College of Engineering and professor of bioengineering, recently published his team’s results in Nature Communications. The study uses crumpled graphene, which is highly sensitive to DNA, in a sensor to rapidly diagnose cancer...
CCIL Members Publish Paper on Myotonic Dystrophy

CCIL Members Publish Paper on Myotonic Dystrophy

Wawrzyniec Dobrucki, professor of bioengineering, and Auinash Kalsotra, professor of biochemistry, have published their research on myotonic dystrophy, which generates lethal heart dysfunctions. The researchers and their team genetically engineered mice to express the...