Total mentored projects: 7
Designing molding devices for donor islet cells and hydrogels will help restore insulin production for people with type 1 diabetes.
Studying oxygenation within tissue via fluorescent nanoprobes will help improve diabetic insulin treatment.
A clinically translatable cell encapsulation strategy would enable the widespread application of islet transplantation to treat diabetes.
Studying oxygenation within tissues via fluorescent nanoprobes will help develop an alternate treatment to insulin injections.
Designing complex geometries for PEG hydrogels to encapsulate islet cells will help treat type 1 diabetes.
Designing alternative chemistries for hydrogel macrodevices will improve graft survival of Type 1 diabetes islet cell transplants.