Welcome to the team!

July 10th, 2023

We are excited to welcome a number of new lab members joining the team this summer! Special shoutout to our high school intern student, Daniel Kim (second left), who helped out several key projects while visiting Boston. To learn more about each of our new member's role and backgrounds, please... More

Dr. Koo received 2023 Marion and Henri Gendron, DSc, Faculty Award for studying blood-brain barrier (BBB) permeability with non-invasive MRI techniques

February 8th, 2023

We are pleased to announce that our principal investigator (PI), Dr. Bang-Bon Koo, is the recipient of the 2023 Marion and Henri Gendron, DSc, Faculty Award. This study, working alongside with Assistant Professor of Radiology, Ning Hua, PhD, and Assistant Professor of Anatomy & Neurobiology, Farzad Mortazavi, PhD, will focus... More

Welcome to our new members

March 30th, 2021

We are delighted to welcome two new graduate research fellows, Bowen Qin and Qingyang (Stephanie) Xu, to join us this semester! In addition, we would like to congratulate Yashvardhan (Yash) Das, who has been working with us earlier this year, would start working as a data scientist at Staples Inc., Boston. Best wishes... More

Prinjali received BU UROP award for fall, 2020

October 19th, 2020

Prinjali Kalyan received an award from the BU Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program for her research in the fall 2020 semester. Learn more about Prinjali and her research topics here. We look forward to her works this semester!

Seminar with Dr. Van Essen on Sept. 24th 2020

October 19th, 2020

Dr. Van Essen was invited to the BUMC department of Anatomy and Neurobiology to give a talk on mapping the human and non-human primate cerebral cortex on Sept. 24th, 2020.

New fundings from the DoD and NIH

October 14th, 2020

We are excited to share our latest new fundings granted by the Department of Defense for our project "Validating Novel Brain Imaging Biomarkers for classifying mild Traumatic Brain Injury and subsequent risks of Alzheimer’s Disease in Gulf War Veterans" and by the NIH for two projects "Thalamo-cortical circuitry in PVL... More