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Survival Method: UCSB biomedical scientist receives $3.5M NIH grant to expand his research on sepsis

October 24th, 2014

It’s the most common cause of death in American hospitals and among the top five killers worldwide, but sepsis remains largely under the radar in…

CNM scientists use plasmonics in developing a new platform to target drugs to cancer

June 9th, 2014

Scientists at the Center for Nanomedicine, in collaboration with researchers at the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute and UCSB, have designed a nanoparticle that has unique…

The Djernaes Telos Foundation has provided a generous donation to the Center for Nanomedicine

January 14th, 2014

The Center for Nanomedicine has received a generous donation from the Djernaes Telos Foundation of Santa Barbara. This gift recognizes Christina A. Djernaes who passed away…

The CNM has received a generous donation from the Wille Family Foundation

January 13th, 2014

For the second consecutive year, the Wille Family Foundation has provided a generous donation to the Center for Nanomedicine. “We are very appreciative that the…

CNM Co-Founder Discovers a Method to Increase Survival in Sepsis

November 26th, 2013

Sepsis, the body’s response to severe infections, kills more people than breast cancer, prostate cancer and HIV/AIDS combined. On average, 30 percent of those diagnosed…

The Ruoslahti Laboratory develops a de novo approach to the design of tumor-penetrating peptides

January 30th, 2013

Erkki Ruoslahti, M.D., Ph.D., co-founder of the CNM, and his laboratory have published a groundbreaking study in which they have designed a novel peptide capable…

The Wille Family Foundation has provided a generous donation to the UCSB Center for Nanomedicine (CNM).

January 28th, 2013

The Wille Family Foundation has provided a generous donation to the UCSB Center for Nanomedicine (CNM). Their donation will greatly facilitate the ability to move…