June 10, 2020  

Our manuscript "DNA-Templated Synthesis of Fluorescent Silver Nanoclusters" has been accepted in the Journal of Chemical Education! Congratulations to Morgan, Oleg, Dr. Striplin, and Dr. Afonin.

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  May 26, 2020  

Our invited special report on "Challenges to optimizing RNA nanostructures for large scale production and controlled therapeutic properties" is now available from Nanomedicine! Congratulations to Morgan, Dr. Panigaj, Alex, and Dr. Afonin.

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  May 4, 2020  

Our latest manuscript "Retinoic acid inducible gene-I mediated detection of bacterial nucleic acids in human microglial cells" has been published in Journal of Neuroinflammation! Congratulations to Dr. Johnson, Justin, and Dr. Afonin.

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  April 24, 2020  

Dr. Afonin presented "Immunomodulation with RNA Nanotechnology" as part of a digital seminar series hosted by the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering. 

  April 8, 2020  

Congratulations to Morgan Chandler for being selected as the recipient of the 2020-2021 Thomas L. Reynolds Graduate Research Award!

  March 7, 2020  

Our latest manuscript "Characterization of Cationic Bolaamphiphile Vesicles for siRNA Delivery into Tumors and Brain" has been published in Molecular Therapy Nucleic Acids! Congratulations to Dr. Afonin.

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  January 15, 2020  

Congratulations to Rosalie Truong for being accepted to present an oral presentation, "Toll-Like Receptor-Mediated Recognition of Nucleic Acid Nanoparticles (NANPs) in Human Primary Blood Cells," at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Bozeman, Montana!