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Islet Immunoengineering Lab


Dr. Alice A. Tomei

PhD Students
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Aaron Stock

Research Assistant

Aaron Stock was born in Belize City, Belize, and received an AS degree in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry from St.…

Lab Description

Research Focus:

The mission of Dr. Tomei’s laboratory is to integrate immunological challenges with bioengineering platforms with the aim of developing novel therapeutics for type-1 diabetes.

Lab Expertise:

Cell and tissue engineering, biomaterials and hydrogels, cell encapsulation, local immunomodulation, tolerance, type-1 diabetes, islet transplantation, autoimmunity, cancer