Science and Technology

From Microbiology to Microfiber
Jefferson scientist melds passions for a career second act in textiles.
Using Blue LED Light to Make Organic Molecules
We interview Jefferson researcher on how he is synthesizing molecules that could help treat diseases like cancer, with the help of a little blue light.
Summoning the Troops
to Attack Colon Cancer
Creating a promising cancer vaccine from scratch is a multigenerational effort
Top Jefferson
Moments of 2019
The Nexus looks back at the stories that defined the year.
All Research Starts With a Question. What’s Yours?
How do I develop sustainable and innovative textiles?
Talk the Talk
Three Sidney Kimmel Medical College students organize Jefferson’s first TEDx.
How to Manipulate Brain Waves for a Better Mental State
Understanding activity in the brain to help with sleep, stress and focus.
Renowned Researcher Visits U.S. for a Year, Stays a Lifetime
Dr. Jouni Uitto, Finnish ‘Father of Epidermolysis Bullosa Research,’ never finished with saving lives.
The New Voices of Science are Changing the World
How generation Z is learning about scientific issues and how to communicate them to impact policy
Unleashing Creativity
As part of JeffSolves, medical and industrial design students pitched their ideas at B. PHL.
A Voice for Mental Health in Academia
One Jefferson student takes to social media and blogging to discuss mental health issues in graduate school, and finds huge community support.