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Chong speaks at EMBC18

July 18, 2018

Chong gave an invited presentation entitled as "Nanoelectronic Threads for long-term, large-scale neural interface" at EMBC 18, the minisymposium of "Subcellular Neural Interfaces". Many thanks to the organizers. We had a lot of fun for the first time at EMBC. 

Andrew Wells joins the lab

July 9, 2018

The Xie lab welcomes Andrew to join us as a new Ph. D student, after spending a few years at UT Dallas in the Romero-Ortega group.

The Xie lab attend the inaugural Gordon Conference on Neural Interface

March 30, 2018

Chong, Lan and three Ph. D students, Hanlin, Xue, and Zhengtuo attended the inaugural Gordon research conference on Neural interface at Galveston, TX. Chong gave an invited presentation on "A Nanoelectronic Platform for Reliable Recording, Large-Scale Mapping and Long-Term Tracking of Neural Activity". Lan was selected to give a a rapid-fire presentation on "Chronic, spatially resolved tracking of hemodynamics and neural activity in neurovascular disease models".

New funding from National Eye Institute

February 18, 2018
In collaboration with Dr. Ying Han in the department of ophthalmology at UCSF, the Xie Lab will investigate fibrosis-free glaucoma drainage implants with a R21 award from National eye institute.