Inner-space Invaders Russ Mumper and Mike Jay in the UK College of Pharmacy are creating nanoparticles loaded with cancer-killing drugs. The tiny spheres are further engineered to target and infiltrate specific diseased cells.
Read about their company NanoMed and the Center for Pharmaceutical Science and Technology (CPST), a unversity-based, FDA-registered pharmaceutical manufacturing facility with the the unique ability to freeze-dry products. [pdf] [html]
Shaping the Future of Software On the wings of 17 years in industry, Jane Hayes is designing software to further UK research and empowering students to tackle real-world problems. [pdf] [html]
American Legacies UK's Linda Levstik and Kathi Kern partner with Eastern Kentucky teachers to craft curriculum that combines new historical scholarship and creative ideas to help kids investigate the past. [pdf] [html]