News and Updates

September 5th, 2015 - Long-term drug delivery from polymer-nanoparticles (PNP) hydrogels featured in The Economist.

September 2nd, 2015 - Mark presented "Responsive hydrogels for cell culture and drug delivery" at Squishy Physics Seminar at Harvard University.

June 26th, 2015 - Nanoly Bioscience awarded Materials and Manufacturing Prize by Airbus at Hello Tomorrow Conference 2015.

February 19th, 2015 - Polymer-Nanoparticle (PNP) hydrogels published in Nature Communications and featured in MIT News, Popular ScienceFierce Biotech Research, materials360onlineBoston Business JournalScienceDailyMedical DailyTech TimesMedical News TodayMed Device OnlineMed Gadget, and Txchnologist.

March 16th, 2014 - Mechanical memory and dosing of stem cells published in Nature Materials and highlighted with a News and Views in Nature Materials as well as featured in C&E News, The ScientistBioTechniques, and phys.org.

September 20th, 2013 - Mark awarded Outstanding Biomaterials Thesis 2012 by the Max Bergmann Center for Biomaterials Dresden in Dresden, Germany.

June 5th, 2012 - Mark awarded Student Award for Outstanding Research in the Ph.D. category by the Society for Biomaterials at the 9th World Biomaterials Congress in Chengdu, China.