Birck Nanotechnology Center

BNC-affiliated grants and contracts

Bionanotechnology and Nanomedicine

2010

Reifenberger, Ronald G., from NaugaNeedles, $69,317, "The Design and Fabrication of Ultra-soft Scanning Probes for Use in the Study of Biological Samples Under Liquids."

Savran, Cagri A., from National Science Foundation, $270,000, "Hybrid Bionanomechanical Systems for Single Molecule Detection."

Ziaie, Babak, from Lilly (Eli) And Company, $115,918, "A Micropump for Cyrus Drug Delivery Device."

Leary, James F., from Techshot, $98,000, "Microfluidic Multichannel Flow Cytometer."

Irudayaraj, Joseph M. K., from Phs-Nih Nat Inst Of Environment Hlth Sci., $148,307, "Chemical Mapping of Chromate Uptake, Localization, and Reduction in Remediating Bacteria using Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering Substrates."

Wereley, Steven T., from IKOtech, LLC., $16,401, "Magnetic Purification of Stem Cells from Cord Blood."

Leary, James F., from Dow Agrosciences, $113,823, "Construction of DNA/CPP/fusion-tag tethered nanoparticles for the plant cell delivery, genome modification and transgene expression."

2009

ZIAIE, BABAK, from NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION, $91,306, "An Intracranial Energy Harvesting Device for Treatment of Neurological Disorders."

SANDS, TIMOTHY D., from Univ of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, $43,676, "NSEC: Center for Affordable Nanoengineering of Polymer Biomedical Devices."

IRUDAYARAJ, JOSEPH M., from PHS-NIH NAT INST OF ENVIRONMENT HLTH SCI, $135,598.50, "Chemical Mapping of Chromate Uptake, Localization, and Reduction in Remediating Bacteria using Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering Substrates."

SAVRAN, CAGRI A., from NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH, $221,136, "Immunomagnetic diffractometry for rapid biomolecular detection…"

LEARY, JAMES F., from Techshot, $14,936.50, "Microfluidic Multichannel Flow Cytometer."

ZIAIE, BABAK, from AMIPurdue, $92,693, "Implantable Microoxygen Generator."

LEARY, JAMES F., from DOW AGROSCIENCES, $40,196, "Multifunctionalization of Nanoparticle for Plant Cell Delivery of DNA and Protein Molecules."

ZIAIE, BABAK, from AMIPurdue, $39,000, "Implantable Microoxygen Generator."

ZIAIE, BABAK, from AMIPurdue, $132,304, "OccuTack."

ZIAIE, BABAK, from NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION, $150,000, "Micromachined Thermophones with Engineered Thermo-acoustic Response."

ZIAIE, BABAK, from LILLY (ELI) AND COMPANY, $115,918, "A Micropump for Cyrus Drug Delivery Device."

SAVRAN, CAGRI A., from NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION, $270,000, "Hybrid Bionanomechanical Systems for Single Molecule Detection."

REIFENBERGER, RONALD G., from NaugaNeedles, $69,317, "The Design and Fabrication of Ultra-soft Scanning Probes for Use in the Study of Biological Samples Under Liquids."

IRUDAYARAJ, JOSEPH M., from PHS-NIH NAT INST OF ENVIRONMENT HLTH SCI., $146,307, "Chemical Mapping of Chromate Uptake, Localization, and Reduction in Remediating Bacteria using Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering Substrates."

WERELEY, STEVEN T., from IKOtech, LLC, $16,401, "Magnetic Purification of Stem Cells from Cord Blood."

 

2008

Savran, Cagri A.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from PHS-NIH NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE, $146,522, "Label-free detection of cancer markers using aptazyme-basedamplification."

Leary, James F.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from DOW AGROSCIENCES, $40,196, "Multifunctionalization of nanoparticle for Plant Cell Delivery of DNA and Protein Molecules."

Savran, Cagri A.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from PHS-NIH NATNL INST OF BIOMEDICAL IMAGING & BIOENGINEERING, $183,477, "Immunomagnetic diffractometry for rapid biomolecular detection."

Ziaie, Babak; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION, $89,989, "An Intracranial Energy Harvesting Device for Treatment of Neurological Disorders."

Thompson, David H.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH, $269,704, "PHI 29 DNA-Package Motor for Nanomedicine."

Rao, Masaru P.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from WATERS (DIVISION OF MILLIPORE), $10,000, "Waters."

Bashir, Rashid; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH, $173,307, "Nanowire Sensor Arrays for Detection of Nucleic Acid Molecules."

Beaudoin, Stephen P.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from National Space Biomedical Research Institute, $65,000, "Development of a Modular, Fiber Optic Surface Plasmon Resonance Sensor for Quantitation of Diagnostic Proteins for Healing of Burns and Wounds."

ALAM, MUHAMMAD A.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, Univ Of Illinois At Champaign-Urbana, $122,591, "Integrated Biochips for Detection for Cancer Markers."

MAO, CHENGDE; Birck Nanotechnology Center, Univ Of Illinois At Champaign-Urbana, $43,703, "RNA Nanomotor Based Active Devices for Biology and Medicine."

MCNALLY, HELEN A.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, Morton Cure Paralysis Fund, $25,000, "Nanoscale Investigation of Neuronal Regeration in Response to Reactive Astrocytic Gliosis.”

PORTERFIELD, D. M.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, Office Of Naval Research, $124,373, "A Novel Multi-Site Patchclamp Biochip for Electrophysiologic."

RAO, MASARU P.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, Lilly (Eli) And Company, $139,041, "Cyrus Drug Delivery Device Reservoir: Phase I."

RAO, MASARU P.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, Smith Economics Group LTD, $3,000, "Titanium Microneedle Development."

RAO, MASARU P.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, Showalter Trust, $74,992, " “Development of Advanced Multifunctional Brain-machine Interface Devices with Enhanced Reliability for Chronic Implantation Applications”

STANCIU, LIA A.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, Cooperative State Research Service, $5,000, "NRI-BIO Based:The 2008 International Conference On Nanotechnology."

STANCIU, LIA A.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, National Science Foundation, $26,000, "2008 International Conference on Nanotechnology for the Forest Products Industry.”

THOMPSON, DAVID H.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, University Of Cincinnati, $171,036, "PHI 29 DNA-Package Motor for Nanomedicine."

ZIAIE, BABAK; Birck Nanotechnology Center, PHS-NIH Natnl Inst Biomed Imaging/Bioengineering, $218,926, "Integrated Wireless Tracking and Dosimetry for Radiation Oncology.”

ZIAIE, BABAK; Birck Nanotechnology Center, University Of Minnesota, $112,468, "Microfabricated Implantable Glucose Sensor with Wireless Telemetry.”

ZIAIE, BABAK; Birck Nanotechnology Center, Ohio State University, $15,000, "Electrically Enhanced Drug Deliver to Brain Tissue."

PORTERFIELD, D. M.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, National Aeronautics And Space Admin., $48,747, "GraviSat: A Nanosatellite-Compatible System to Generate Artificial Gravity using a Rotating CD Platform for Space Studies of Microorganisms and Cells”


2007

Joseph P. Robinson, Basic Medical Science, from PHS-NIH National Cancer Institute, $164,329, "Specific Biomarkers for Detection of Cervical Cancer Cells Using Flow Cytometry."

Bashir, Rashid; Alam, Muhammad A. and Bergstrom, Donald E.; electrical & computer engineering, medicinal chemistry & molecular pharmacology, from National Institutes of Health, $177,462, "Nanowire Sensor Arrays for Detection of Nucleic Acid Molecules." (joint with the Bindley Bioscience Center)

Beaudoin, Stephen P.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from Walther Cancer Institute, $100,000, "Biosensors for Real-Time Detection of Markers for Breast Cancer."

Lee, Gil U.; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from Sensera Inc., $110,000, "Early and Rapid Analyzer (ER-A) for the Diagnosis of Heart Attacks."

Bashir, Rashid and Mao, Chengde; Birck Nanotechnology Center, from PHS-NIH National Institute of Biomedical Imaging & Bioengineering, $180,961, "RNA Nanomotor Based Active Devices for Biology and Medicine."

Lee, Gil U.; Birck Nanotechology Center, from Sensera Inc, $30,000, "Early and Rapid Analyzer (ER-A) for the Diagnosis of Heart Attacks."

Savran, Cagri A.; Birck Nanotechology Center, from National Science Foundation, $270,000, "Nanomechanical Biosensing with Aptazymes Selected for Surface Function."

Savran, Cagri A.; Birck Nanotechology Center, from PHS-NIH National Cancer Institute, $190,165, "Label-Free Detection of Cancer Markers Using Aptazyme-Based Amplification."

Ziaie, Babak and Jung, Byunghoo; electrical & computer engineering, from PHS-NIH National Institute of Biomedical Imaging & Bioengineering, $197,941, "Integrated Wireless Tracking and Dosimetry for Radiation Oncology."

Ziaie, Babak; Birck Nanotecnology Center, from National Science Foundation, $81,779, "An Intracranial Energy Harvesting Device for Treatment of Neurological Disorders."

S. T. Wereley, A. B. Weil, G. C. Lantz and J. A. Christian, mechanical engineering, veterinary clinical sciences, comparative pathobiology, from MEDTG, LLC, $88,900, "MEDTG Sensor - IV Prototype."

 

 

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