Author: Lee Hong

Cell-based Therapies at UNC using Good Manufacturing Practices, with Dr. Paul Eldridge

Cell-based Therapies at UNC using Good Manufacturing Practices, with Dr. Paul Eldridge

T cell-based therapies, or “living drugs” as coined by Dr. Carl June, utilize the potent killing activity of T cells, an arm of the immune system, to target cancers. In the early stages of T cell-based therapy, T cells were isolated from tumors, expanded ex…

Sunscreen: Not Just for Carolina Blue Days!

Sunscreen: Not Just for Carolina Blue Days!

Summertime is well underway, and you may find yourself lathering on sunscreen more often – or like me, you may forget you even have a bottle sitting in your bathroom cabinet. But, there are many reasons to keep that bottle within reach. Sunscreen is particularly…

What Will A Trump Presidency Mean for Scientists?

What Will A Trump Presidency Mean for Scientists?

The votes are in, and to the surprise of pundits and pollsters everywhere, Donald J. Trump has been elected the 45th president of the United States. However, many scientists are concerned about what a Trump presidency would mean for important issues like climate change and…