CCIL researcher receives NSF CAREER award

CCIL researcher receives NSF CAREER award

Image of Hua Wang. Urbana, Ill. – Funded by the Faculty Early Career Development Program, CCIL researcher and assistant professor of materials science and engineering, Hua Wang, was recognized as a promising academic. Wang will receive a five-year, $700,000 award...
CCIL Members Named 2019 NAI Fellows

CCIL Members Named 2019 NAI Fellows

Stephen Boppart, David Kranz Stephen Boppart, CCIL Program Leader, and David Kranz, CCIL Deputy Director, are two of 168 academics across the world elected as 2019 National Academy of Inventors Fellows, who are recognized for their outstanding inventions that make a...
Driving T-Cell Immunotherapy To Solid Tumors

Driving T-Cell Immunotherapy To Solid Tumors

Image of T-Cell.  T cell receptor (TCR) gene therapy can target the immune system to solid tumors in ways CAR-T cells can’t match, but the field is still looking for a clear success. Last September, GlaxoSmithKline took over one of Adaptimmune Therapeutics’...