Drug delivery and medical device innovation; bioanalytical sensing, diagnostics and microarrays, foreign body response, device infection and bacterial-surface interactions, drug delivery, antibody drugs, novel vaccines

Research Areas:

• Drug delivery systems and novel formulation strategies
• Polymeric biomaterials
• Antimicrobial medical devices, infection and bacterial colonization
• Nucleic acid and protein microarray diagnostics
• Macrophage interactions with biomaterials and the foreign body response
• Novel live vaccine and protein delivery
• Bioanalytical sensing and device miniaturization

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Medical Implants and the Host foreign body response
Microarray-based diagnostics and surface-capture assays
Perfluorinated materials, coatings and surfaces in biological applications
Drug delivery and nanoparticle toxicity
Implant-, device- and biomaterials-associated infections
Human cell sheet regenerative medicine technology