In the News Archive (2016)

Molly Shoichet on turning research into clinical treatment August 9, 2016 - In a recent article published by the Toronto Star, University Professor Molly Shoichet (ChemE, IBBME) talked about the long process of turning scientific breakthroughs into clinical treatment available to patients. “Studies like mine often produce a lot of hope, but also frustration that the ‘product’ is not available,” she says. “So why does it take […]
Alumnus Boyang Zhang a rising star of medtech July 28, 2016 - MDDI Online has named Boyang Zhang (PhD 1T4) as a rising star in the medical technology sector. Zhang worked on the AngioChip as part of his PhD studies in the Chemical Engineering department at U of T. The chip offers a way to vascularize tissue with a permeable, mechanically stable polymer vascular bed. Zhang is […]