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Stanford Bio-X Corporate Forum Newsletter - August 29, 2016

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Welcome to the biweekly electronic newsletter from Stanford Bio-X for members of the Bio-X Corporate Forum. The following are key links to the history of Bio-X and the Clark Center (hub of Bio-X): Bio-X Timeline, CLARK CENTER @ 10X, Celebrating the Clark Center, and President John Hennessy's article calling Bio-X and the Clark Center "A Cauldron of Innovation".



MONDAY SEPT 12 TO WEDNESDAY SEPT 14TH

Join us for the Tissue Engineering Symposium!

A world-class symposium on Tissue Engineering co-hosted by Stanford Bio-X and University of Sydney ADATE.  The program will feature multiple invited talks, a session of contributed short talks from students and postdocs, a thematic poster session, and a biotechnology entrepreneurship panel. LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE, SO PLEASE RSVP HERE!






Thank you to everyone who came to the Bio-X IIP Seed Grants Symposium last Wednesday!

Over 400 people attended the symposium, which included 8 oral presentations and a large poster session with 131 presentations.


NEWS




COMPOUND KILLS PAIN AS WELL AS MORPHINE BUT MAY LACK OVERDOSE RISK

Research by Bio-X Affiliated Faculty Brian Kobilka





STANFORD SCIENTISTS REVISE A DECADES-OLD MODEL OF HOW PROTEINS MOVE IN CELLS

Research from Bio-X Affiliated Faculty Judith Frydman





COMPUTERS TROUNCE PATHOLOGISTS IN PREDICTING LUNG CANCER TYPE, SEVERITY

Research from Bio-X Affiliated Faculty Michael Snyder and Daniel Rubin





STANFORD CHEMISTS DEVELOP A NEW METHOD OF CANCER IMMUNOTHERAPY

Research from Bio-X Affiliated Faculty Carolyn Bertozzi




HEART MUSCLE MADE FROM STEM CELLS AIDS PRECISION CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE

Research from Bio-X Affiliated Faculty Joseph Wu





AN EMERGING VIEW OF EVOLUTION IS INFORMING CANCER RESEARCH

Research by Bio-X Affiliated Faculty Parag Mallick and Sam Gambhir




SLAC, STANFORD GADGET GRABS MORE SOLAR ENERGY TO DISINFECT WATER FASTER

Research from Bio-X Affiliated Faculty Yi Cui and Alexandria Boehm


BIO-X CORE PROGRAMS


INTERDISCIPLINARY INITIATIVES SEED GRANTS PROGRAM - Key Stanford initiative that accelerates scientific discovery and innovation and has resulted in 10+ fold return on investment, hundreds of publications, and dozens of patents filed.  Currently awarded to 164 projects over 7 rounds.

Awarded IIP Seed Grant projects are highlighted through our symposiums. Please click below to learn more about the research from the latestpIIP symposium on Aug 24, 2016.

SEED GRANTS POSTER TITLES


 

 

FELLOWSHIPS - Awarded yearly to graduate students and postdoctoral scholars of Bio-X affiliated faculty, and has resulted in publications in high-impact journals as well as excellent offers to our Fellows in industry and academia. Currently awarded to 198 Fellows over the past 12 rounds.


 

 

UNDERGRADUATE SUMMER RESEARCH PROGRAM - Invaluable opportunity for Stanford undergraduates to conduct hands-on research, learn how to carry out experiments in the laboratory, and develop the skills to read and analyze scientific literature. Currently awarded to 371 Stanford undergraduates over the past 10 rounds.


EVENTS

BIOMEDICAL INFORMATICS RESEARCH
BMIR SPECIAL RESEARCH COLLOQUIUM - "Wisdom of the crowd or tyranny of the mob?  Data-mining health records for clinical decision support"

Jonathan H. Chen
September 6, 2016
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
MSOB Conference Rm X-275

CARDIOVASCULAR INSTITUTE
FRONTIERS IN CARDIOVASCULAR SCIENCE - "Cardiac Rhythmicity: From Development to Disease"

Glenn Fishman
September 13, 2016
12:30 pm - 1:25 pm
LKSC Rm 130


RESOURCES

STANFORD UNIVERSITY

STANFORD BIO-X

OFFICE OF TECHNOLOGY LICENSING "TECHFINDER"

STANFORD CENTER FOR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

STANFORD BIODESIGN


To learn more about Stanford Bio-X, please email either Dr. Hanwei Li, Bio-X Corporate Forum Liaison or Dr. Heideh Fattaey, Executive Director of Bio-X Operations and Programs.

Release Date: 
August 29, 2016