Department of Surgery

Jörg C. Gerlach, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Surgery and Bioengineering

Education & Training

  • MD, Freie Universität Berlin
  • PhD (Experimental Surgery), Humboldt Universität, Berlin
  • PhD (Bioengineering), Strathclyde University, Glasgow, Scotland

Representative Publications

Dr. Gerlach's publications can be reviewed through PubMed.

Research, Clinical, and/or Academic Interests

  • Maintenance and differentiation of cells in vitro for extracorporeal, temporary clinical use as a hybrid organ
  • Production of cells for transplantation in cell-based therapy
  • Production of regenerative mediators by cells in bioreactors for systemic drug therapy and regenerative medicine applications
  • Skin cell transplantation, methods, and devices

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