News

Enhancing CAR-T cell functionality in a patient-specific manner

January 31, 2023
Congrats to David and team on their recent publication in Nature Communications! Here, they utilized antigen presenting cell-mimetic scaffolds to tune CAR T-cell product functionality  by controlling the precise level of stimulation during T-cell activation to accommodate individual differences in the donor cells. Check out the publication here: ... Read more about Enhancing CAR-T cell functionality in a patient-specific manner

Chemotherapy Dose Shapes the Expression of Immune-Interacting Markers on Cancer Cells

October 7, 2022
Congrats to Alex and team on their new publication in Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering! Here, they discovered how chemotherapy agents affect cancer cell phenotype in the context of immune-cell interacting markers. Check out the publication here: Chemotherapy Dose Shapes the Expression of Immune... Read more about Chemotherapy Dose Shapes the Expression of Immune-Interacting Markers on Cancer Cells
Mooney Lab Undergrads Summer 2022

Mooney lab undergraduates present research

July 28, 2022

Congrats to all Mooney lab undergraduates on a productive summer! Great to see such a wide breadth of projects ranging from T-cell development to ultra tough hydrogel adhesives.

Pictured from left: Chelsea Xia, Haley Jeffers, Ella Serrano-Wu, Mikayla Jackson, Rea Tresa