Anand Asthagiri Associate Professor of Bioengineering; Affiliated Faculty, Chemical Engineering firstname.lastname@example.org 617.373.2996 Expertise cancer biology, cell-biomaterial interactions, engineering morphodynamics, living cell and tissue engineering Anand Asthagiri for Northeastern Global News Researchers reveal how cancer cells escape from tumors and spread Researchers reveal how cancer cells escape from tumors and spread A team led by associate professor Anand Asthagiri explores the biophysics behind the spread of breast cancer, providing hope for treatments. Bioengineering conference draws global research leaders Bioengineering conference draws global research leaders The 40th annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference drew more than 700 researchers to Northeastern last month. When smaller is better When smaller is better Assistant professor of pharmaceutical sciences Tania Konry has developed a system that efficiently tests for a wide range of biological specimens. Whether you’re looking for complex cancer cell biomarkers in a sample or simple bacteria in drinking water, the system costs significantly less than standard approaches and spits out results in a fraction of the time. Cells: The body’s ultimate sports car Cells: The body’s ultimate sports car Anand Asthagiri, associate professor of chemical engineering, has developed a method for driving cells from Point A to Point B with more precision than ever.