News

    • Congratulations to Behzad Farshid on successfully completing his doctoral dissertation defense - May 2015
    • Congratulations to Gaurav Lalwani on successfully completing his doctoral dissertation defense - Feb 2015
    • Congratulations to Shruti Kanakia on successfully completing her doctoral dissertation defense - Dec 2014
    • Congratulations to Yahfi for acceptance into the 'Med to Grad' program by Stony Brook University - Jul 2014
    • Congratulations to Sayan Mullick Chowdhury for successfully completing his dissertation defence - Jul 2014
    • Shruti's abstract 'Safety and Efficacy Evaluation Of Novel Graphene-Based Nanoparticles as an MRI Blood Pool Agent' has been ranked as one of the highest ranked trainee abstract in the discipline of molecular imaging at the annual conference of International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. Shruti has received a trainee award to travel to Milan, Italy this May to present at a special symposium during the annual ISMRM conference. For this year's conference, the organizers received ~6500 abstract and are expecting ~20,000 attendees. - Apr 2014
    • Research work titled 'Effects of Graphene on Mesenchymal Stem Cells' published in the journal Biomaterials. Congratualtions to Yahfi, Jason, Gaurav and Shruti! - Apr 2014
    • Congratulation to Stephen on winning the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Award. Out of 15,000 applicants from among the nation's top STEM graduate students, only 2000 awards were made across science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Kudos!! For more details visit: http://sb.cc.stonybrook.edu/news/general/140425NASgradstudentaward.php - Apr 2014
    • Dr. Sitharaman receives the Technology Accelerator Fund (TAF) Award from the Research Foundation of Stony Brook. Congratulations! - Apr 2014
    • Congratulation to Yahfi and Shawn for successfully passing their BME qualifying exam! - Jan 2014

Recent Publication

    • Toxicology of Graphene-Based Nanomaterials
    • Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews - In Press; , 2016
    • Gaurav Lalwani, Michael D'Agati, Amit Mahmud Khan and Balaji Sitharaman
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    • Two- and Three-Dimensional All-Carbon Nanomaterial Assemblies for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
    • Annals of Biomedical Engineering - In Press; , 2016
    • Gaurav Lalwani, Sunny C Patel and Balaji Sitharaman
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    • A Graphene Nanoribbon-Based Platform for Highly Efficacious Nuclear Gene Delivery
    • ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering - In Press; , 2016
    • Sayan Mullick Chowdhury, Siraat Zafar, Victor Tellez and Balaji Sitharaman
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    • Graphene-based platforms for cancer therapeutics
    • Therapeutic Delivery; 101-116, 2016
    • Sunny C Patel, Stephen Lee, Gaurav Lalwani, Cassandra Surhland, Sayan Mullick Chowdhury and Balaji Sitharaman
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    • Boron Nitride Nanotubes and Nanoplatelets as Reinforcing Agents of Polymeric Matrices for Bone Tissue Engineering
    • Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B - In Press, Early View Online; , 2016
    • Behzad Farshid, Gaurav Lalwani, Meisam Shir Mohammadi, John Simonsen and Balaji Sitharaman
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    • Sulfobutyl Ether ╬▓-Cyclodextrin (Captisol┬«) and Methyl ╬▓-Cyclodextrin Enhance and Stabilize Fluorescence of Aqueous Indocyanine Green
    • Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B - In Press; , 2015
    • Daniel J. DeDora, Cassandra Suhrland, Shilpi Goenka, Sayan Mullick Chowdhury, Gaurav Lalwani, Lilianne R. Mujica-Parodi and Balaji Sitharaman
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    • Towards An Advanced Graphene-Based Magnetic Resonance Imaging Contrast Agent: Sub-acute Toxicity and Efficacy Studies in Small Animals
    • Scientific Reports - In Press; , 2015
    • Shruti Kanakia, Jimmy Toussaint, Dung Minh Hoang, Sayan Mullick Chowdhury, Stephen Lee, Kenneth R. Shroyer, William Moore, Youssef Z. Wadghiri and Balaji Sitharaman
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    • Fabrication and Cytocompatibility of In Situ Crosslinked Carbon Nanomaterial Films
    • Scientific Reports; 10261, 2015
    • Sunny Patel, Gaurav Lalwani and Balaji Sitharaman
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