Research Highlights

Realtime Surgical Technologies

Using realtime proteomic based platforms for the identification of putative markers of identity, biology, chemosensitivity and treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Adeno-Associated Virus-Insulin Gene Therapy of Diabetes

Results thus far: Stable and long term expression of insulin gene in the liver of diabetic mice. Long term normalization of blood glucose and weight of treated mice. Pre-clinical testing on naturally diabetic dogs (in collaboration with UCL and Cambridge).

Prototype and Delivery System Optimization of a Novel Covered Stent for Treatment of Athero-embolic Arterial Disease

Aim: Develop a novel covered stent (preferential covered stent PCS) that capable of prevent emboli release from inner wall of vessel and yet preserve side branch flow

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