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Seminara, Brenner, and Weitz worked with Thomas Angelini, an Assistant Professor at the University of Florida and a former member of the Weitz lab; James Wilking, a SEAS research associate in applied chemistry; Senan Ebrahim '12, an undergraduate at Harvard; and Hera Vlamakis and Roberto Kolter of Harvard Medical School.
The research was supported by the BASF Advanced Research Initiative at Harvard, the 7th European Community Framework Programme, the National Institutes of Health, and the Harvard Materials Research Science and Engineering Center, which is supported by the National Science Foundation.
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