The Daniel Heller Lab

Cancer Nanomedicine Laboratory

We are an interdisciplinary laboratory that invents new technologies to treat, diagnose, and accelerate the research of cancer and allied diseases.


The Daniel Heller Lab

Daniel A. Heller, PhD

Assistant Professor

Research Focus

Chemist Daniel Heller focuses on biomaterials and nanoscale engineering for molecular sensors and targeted therapeutics.


PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Selected Achievements

  • NIH Director’s New Innovator Award (2012)
  • Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship (2010)
  • Beckman Institute Graduate Fellowship (2006)