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Project NDX Team Members Publish Most Comprehensive Study of Nanodiamond Safety to Date in ACS Nano, a Leading Journal in the Fields of Nanotechnology and Nanoscience.

7.20.16 (Los Angeles, CA)

Dr. Laura Moore, Dr. Eiji Osawa, Dr. Edward Chow, and Dr. Dean Ho have spearheaded an effort to conduct histological, hematological, and urine analysis of nanodiamond safety in multiple models. This comprehensive assessment of nanodiamond biocompatibility served as the foundation for the recently listed study that is validating a nanodiamond-fortified biomaterial. This trial can be found at www.clinicaltrials.gov under registry number NCT02698163. A link to the paper and abstract can be found at:

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acsnano.6b00839

Project NDX Team Members Give Invited Lectures at the First Ever Gordon Research Conference on Personalized Medicine.

7.15.16 (Hong Kong)

Dr. Dean Ho, Dr. Ali Zarrinpar, and Dr. Edward Chow recently gave invited lectures at the inaugural Gordon Research Conference on Personalized Medicine, held at the Institute for Advanced Studies at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Attended by leading global visionaries from academia, industry, and regulatory agencies in the burgeoning fields of personalized and precision medicine, this conference forged a pathway to realize powerful new treatment modalities for clinical translation. Of note, Drs. Ho, Zarrinpar, and Chow are collaborating together as Principal Investigators/Co-Principal Investigators on multiple IRB approved clinical studies.

Project NDX Director Serves on XPRIZE Panel

3.08.16 (Los Angeles, CA)

Dr. Dean Ho, Director of Project NDX, was recently featured on a panel of visionaries and thought leaders at the XPRIZE Future of Medicine panel. The panel was moderated by Dr. Peter Diamandis, Executive Chairman of the XPRIZE Foundation. More information can be found at: http://futurizex.ucla.edu/speaker-series/