Welcome to the TiMe Training Program

The Tissue Microenvironment (TiMe) Training Program is university-wide training program for graduate students, supported by a T32 grant from the National Institutes of Health. The director of the program is Rohit Bhargava, professor in the Department of Bioengineering.



Ruibo Wang,  Kaimin Cai,  Hua Wang,  Chen Yin  and  Jianjun Cheng


In this work, we report selection of covalent linker on anomeric position of N-azidoacetylmannosamine (ManNAz) for caging its metabolic process. We synthesized DT-diaphorase responsive metabolic...

Authors: Jee-Wei Emily Chen,  Jan Lumibao,  Audrey Blazek,  H. Rex Gaskins and  Brendan Harley*


Glioblastoma (GBM) is the most common, aggressive, and deadly form of adult brain cancer, and is associated with a short survival rate (median 12–15 months, 5+ year less than 5%). The complex...

Sisi He and Dr. Erik Nelson recently published a paper on estrogen receptors.

Abstract: Estrogen receptors (ERs) mediate the actions of the steroidal estrogens, and are important for the regulation of several physiological and pathophysiological processes, including reproduction, bone physiology,...