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Welcome to the Hu Group Web Site!

Biotechnology Training Grant

The NIH Biotechnology Training Program at the University of Minnesota, for which Prof Hu is the director, is entering its 21st year of NIH support. The program supports 16 PhD students from various graduate programs on campus to promote interdisciplinary biotechnology training.

Debut of Cell Culture Books

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Click on the books above to purchase a copy.

Hu Group Alumni Gather in Scottsdale

Hu Group Alumni

Many Hu Group alumni attended the 13th Cell Culture Engineering Conference held in Scottsdale, AZ in April 2012. This conference series was founded by Prof. Hu 24 years ago and is still going strong! The former and current members of the Hu Group presented over 11 lectures and more than 10 posters at the conference.

Our Recent PhD Recipients

Congratulations to Huong Le, Jason Owens, and Bhanu Mulukutla, our three most recent PhD recipients!

Siguang Sui Wins Petersen Award

Siguang Sui

Siguang Sui (PhD, 2011) was honored for best student paper with the Petersen Award at the American Chemical Society's annual meeting in San Diego in 2012. The award is in recognition of his selection as Best Student Presentation at ACS' 2011 annual meeting. Congratulations, Siguang!

Cellular Bioprocess Technology Short Course 2014

The 2014 Cellular Bioprocess Technology course will be held June 9th-12th.

This course has played a key role in training thousands of cell culture bioprocessing professionals. Over the past twenty years, the intensive short course on cell culture technology has educated over 2500 people from the pharmaceutical and biotech industries of over thirty countries. 

Opening for Post-Doc Position

Information on an opening for a Post-Doctoral position in the Hu Lab.

CHO Consortium

Marching on in its fourth year, the CHO consortium recently welcomed its 9th member, and embarks on an effort to sequence the genome.