Focus on using biomaterials-based solutions to treat pathologies of the nervous system. Specifically, regeneration of the peripheral and central nervous systems, targeted nano-scale drug and contrast agent delivery vehicles for the treatment of tumors, and technologies that enable communication
Industry Partners' Program Advisory Committee
Biomolecular engineering, especially biocatalysis, biotransformations, and biocatalyst stability
Mechanism of action of hormones and growth factors in chondrocytes and osteoblasts, Normal and pathological calcification, Tissue engineering, Response of cells to biomaterials.
Biomolecular, cellular, and tissue engineering strategies to direct cell function for biomaterial and regenerative medicine applications
Cell-based Therapies, Biomaterials, Biomechanics, Micro-CT Imaging
Stem cell engineering, regenerative biomaterials, cell and tissue engineering, stem cell bioprocessing, stem cell delivery
Atherosclerosis, biomechanics, cardiovascular devices, cellular engineering, vascular biology, tissue engineering, and regenerative medicine.
Drug, gene and vaccine delivery; transdermal delivery; ocular delivery; intracellular delivery; microneedles; microfabricated devices; ultrasound