David Schaffer

David Schaffer

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Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Bioengineering, and Molecular & Cell Biology
Director of the Berkeley Stem Cell Center

274 Stanley Hall
Mailcode MC 3220
UC Berkeley
510-643-5963
schaffer@berkeley.edu

For more information, see: http://www.cchem.berkeley.edu/schaffer/

Research Areas

Biomaterials, Drug Delivery Systems & Pharmacogenomics, Neural Systems Engineering & Vision Science, and Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine
 

Research Interests

Our research program melds basic biology and applied engineering principles to investigate preclinical and clinical gene and stem cell therapies, i.e. gene replacement and cell replacement approaches to treat human disease.