3Qs: New ways to treat injuries like Gronk’s

Pro­fessor Thomas Web­ster, chair of the Depart­ment of Chem­ical Engi­neering, is exploring nanomed­i­cine approaches that could have a major impact on healing sports injuries like those suf­fered by Patriots’ tight end Rob Gronkowski, who tore his ACL and MCL.

Chemotherapy from the inside out

Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Physics Sri Sridhar has been awarded a $560,000 grant from the Depart­ment of Defense to develop a tech­nique for treating prostate cancer with nanotechnology.