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Partnership between McMaster Engineering and Niko Apparel builds made-in-Hamilton mask capability

September 1, 2021 /  Department News

Partnership between McMaster Engineering and Niko Apparel builds made-in-Hamilton mask capability

A desperate bid to provide masks to Hamilton healthcare workers has launched a successful local mask manufacturer and given birth to a McMaster centre of excellence.

In the Media: Sartorius and McMaster University to ‘perfect’ antibody manufacturing process

August 25, 2021 /  Department News
Source: Bioprocess International

In the Media: Sartorius and McMaster University to ‘perfect’ antibody manufacturing process

McMaster University and Sartorius have teamed up to improve the efficiency of chromatography in the large-scale manufacture of antibody and virus-based treatments.

McMaster researchers team up with Sartorius to advance biomanufacturing processes with next-generation technologies

August 24, 2021 /  Department News

McMaster researchers team up with Sartorius to advance biomanufacturing processes with next-generation technologies

A four-year partnership between chemical engineering researchers at McMaster and Sartorius, a global leader in biomanufacturing, will improve manufacturing processes of antibody and virus-based treatments for diseases like COVID-19, cancers and genetic disorders.

Clinical trial on a plate: Researchers to create new “breathing” lung model to study illnesses like COVID-19

August 17, 2021 /  Department News

Clinical trial on a plate: Researchers to create new “breathing” lung model to study illnesses like COVID-19

A bioengineered lung model that can respond to viruses and drug treatments will advance our understanding of lung disease and biology, say researchers.

Thomas Adams wins award for innovation in chemical engineering education

July 8, 2021 /  Department News

Thomas Adams wins award for innovation in chemical engineering education

Thomas Adams, Associate Professor and Associate Chair, Graduate with the department of chemical engineering, has been awarded the 2021 David Himmelblau Award for Innovations in Computer Based Engineering Education.

Sheardown Lab and Ripple Therapeutics recognized in Nature for testing and validating new drug delivery method

June 15, 2021 /  Department News

Sheardown Lab and Ripple Therapeutics recognized in Nature for testing and validating new drug delivery method

A new drug delivery system for patients with eye disease, developed by Ripple Therapeutics and validated pre-clinically in partnership with The Sheardown Lab, has been featured in the latest issue of Nature Communications.

Class of 2021 Provost Honour Roll List

May 25, 2021 /  Department News

Class of 2021 Provost Honour Roll List

Class of 2021 Graduates Awarded with Provost Honours Achievement

In the Media: Future COVID-19 vaccines might not have to be kept so cold

May 3, 2021 /  Department News
Source: National Geographic

In the Media: Future COVID-19 vaccines might not have to be kept so cold

Carlos Filipe, chemical engineer at McMaster University, and his colleagues are featured in this National Geographic story for his work testing sugary recipes for drying vaccines.

In the news: McMaster engineering students showcase inventions in first-ever virtual expo

April 22, 2021 /  Department News
Source: Hamilton Spectator

In the news: McMaster engineering students showcase inventions in first-ever virtual expo

Senior engineering students at McMaster University usually ring in the end of their graduating year with a faculty-wide capstone project expo, the product of at least eight months of work.

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