Our research focus is urologic regenerative medicine, specifically tissue engineering and biomaterials in bladder regeneration models.
We study the regenerative applications of combining novel elastomeric scaffolds with specific stem and progenitor cell populations.
"Growth factor release from a chemically modified elastomeric poly(1,8-octanediol-co-citrate) thin film promotes angiogenesis in vivo." (Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A)
Dr Arun Sharma, "Anti-inflammatory Nanomolecules for the Treatment of Crohn's Disease"
The Hartwell Foundation grants awards to individuals for innovative and cutting-edge biomedical applied research that will potentially benefit children.