Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Research Interest:

Delivery of biopharmaceuticals including proteins and genes• Non-viral gene delivery systems for transfection of a range of cell types including cancer, immune, epithelial and stem cells• Liposome and peptide-based drug delivery systems• Nanoparticle and microparticle drug delivery systems• Respiratory drug delivery• Bioengineering of bioresponsive drug delivery systems• Development of in vitro and in vivo models for the assessment of novel drug delivery platforms• Novel treatment strategies for inflammatory lung disease and respiratory infections, including tuberculosis

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