Jayachandran Kizhakkedathu


University of British Columbia (UBC)

Dr. Kizhakkedathu is a Professor in the Centre for Blood Research, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and the Department of Chemistry at the University of British Columbia (UBC).  He is a Michael Smith Foundation Health Research (MSFHR) Career Scholar and is an expert in the design of macromolecular therapeutics targeting blood disorders, and bio-compatible and antimicrobial coatings for various biomedical devices (www.cbr.ubc.ca).  He is an author of over 130 peer-reviewed articles in reputed journals including Nature Biotechnology, Nature Materials, Science Translational Medicine, and Nature Communications and has filed 20 patents.