Automated Bioreactors for Autologous T-Cell Stimulation for Cell Therapy
Funded by the National Science Foundation (PI: Shashi Murthy, Co-PI: Matthew Goldstein)
This project will develop an automated system to stimulate and expand autologous T cells in collaboration with Neon Therapeutics.
Automated Dendritic Cell Generation for Vaccinology & Cell Therapy
Funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (PI: Shashi Murthy)
This project will develop a new method of dendritic cell generation from blood for mechanistic studies in vaccine development and cell therapy and is a collaborative effort with Prof. Daniel Hoft at the Saint Louis University School of Medicine.
Next Generation Surface Coatings for Microfluidic Devices
Funded by the U.S.-Israel Binational Science Foundation (PIs: Shashi Murthy & Yaakov Nahmias)
The objective of this project is the design of new surface coating technologies in devices designed for stem cell purification.