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Nanosensors for transplant rejection highlighted in Nature Reviews Nephrology

Our recently published paper in Nature Biomedical Engineering was highlighted in Nature Reviews Nephrology!Read more »

Urine tests for organ transplant rejection

Our work on activity sensors for early and noninvasive detection of acute transplant rejection was just published in Nature Biomedical Engineering! Organ transplantation is the onlyRead more »

Glympse Bio selected as 'Fierce 15' for 2018

FierceMedTech has named Glympse Bio, co-founded by LSI director Dr. Gabe Kwong, as one of its Fierce 15 for 2018. Each year FierceMedTech spotlights 15Read more »

Brandon Holt presents at Gordon Research Seminar

Brandon gave a podium talk titled "Biological Bits for Computing Classical and Quantum-Inspired Algorithms" at the Complex Active and Adaptive Material Systems Gordon Research SeminarRead more »

About the Lab

indoors pic2The Laboratory for Synthetic Immunity integrates Engineering, Immunology and Medicine to advance human health. We are located in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering of Georgia Tech and Emory School of Medicine.

— Gabe Kwong, PhD, Principal Investigator

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Join the Team


We are actively seeking postdoctoral candidates passionate about conducting research at the intersection of engineering and immunology to join our team. Learn more here and here!

Research Focus

Dr. Kwong shares work on noninvasive detection of early-stage cancer from urine

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Recent Publications

ACS, millerDNA-barcoded pMHC tetramers for detection of single antigen-specific T cells by digital PCR, Anal. Chem.

ACS, millerRemote control of mammalian cells with heat-triggered gene switches and photothermal pulse trains, ACS Synth. Biol.

PNAS, dahotreIndividually addressable and dynamic DNA gates for multiplexed cell sorting, PNAS

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