Department News

Keep up to date with the latest Chemical and Biological Engineering news.

3/20/17
StemCell Therapy reported on UB research, led by UB chemical and biological engineering professor Stelios T. Andreadis, which found adult skin cells can be converted into stem cells without genetic modification.
3/20/17

“Know that if you do good work, you will be helping someone somewhere in the world,” were some of the words of wisdom Ashish Shah (PhD ’93, MS ’89, Electrical Engineering) shared with students and fellow alumni during the annual Engineering Celebrations event.

3/17/17
An article on Front Line Genomics reports on UB research that showed that adult skin cells can be converted into neural crest cells, a type of stem cell, without any genetic modification, and that these stem cells can yield other cells that are present in the spinal cord and the brain.
3/16/17
An article on PhysOrg reports on UB research that showed that adult skin cells can be converted into neural crest cells, a type of stem cell, without any genetic modification, and quotes Stelios Andreadis, professor and chair of chemical and biological engineering
3/15/17

UB study yields neural crest cells from adult skin cells, and could lead to new treatments for Parkinson’s and other brain illnesses.

3/14/17

Representatives from UB and Buffalo Manufacturing Works will speak Thursday in downtown Buffalo.

2/28/17

Father and son team are building liquid metal 3-D printer for manufacturing.

2/25/17

Andreadis was honored for his contributions to fields of stem cells, molecular bioengineering, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine.