Creating a device to effectively and noninvasively remove blood clots will help people who experience upper gastrointestinal bleeding.
Vincent Pizziconi is an associate professor in the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering at Arizona State University. Current research thrusts in Pizziconi’s group focus on the development of molecular, cellular and tissue strategies to develop bioresponsive and biomimetic materials for the biohybrid diagnostic and medical devices, and engineered cell and tissue systems.
Total projects: 7
Designing and verifying an adjustable vascular compression wrap for patients with varicose veins will minimize the need for surgery.
Studying the physical characteristics of electrospun nanoscaffolds can lead to tissue regeneration treatment methods.
Identifying how the geometry of a plastic model would lead to flaws during the manufacturing process will help prevent defects.
Using patient-specific parameters to develop an algorithm will help with the monitoring and prevention of pressure ulcers.