Sandro R. da Rocha

Wayne State University, USA


Sandro R. da Rocha received his Ph.D. degree in chemical engineering from the University of Texas, Austin, Tex, USA, in 2000. He then held a Postdoc position at Chemistry and Biochemistry Department, University of Texas, from 2000 to 2002. He joined the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at Wayne State University, Detroit, Mich, USA, in 2002, and became an Associate Professor in 2008. He also holds an Adjunct Professor position in the Biotechnology Graduate Program at the Department of Medicine, Universidade Tiradentes, Aracaju, SE, Brazil. His research with his team focused on the area of nanomedicine. They aimed to design carriers that modulate the transport of the therapeutic molecules across the lung epithelial barrier and are capable of targeting specific cell populations and intracellular organelles. He has nearly 50 publications, including several book chapters and patents.

Biography Updated on 27 October 2013

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