Che Connon, PhD, FARVO

Newcastle University

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Newcastle University


Scientist and Entrepreneur with an interest in defining cell behaviour using rationally designed biomaterials.

Please check my Research Gate Profile for an up to date view of my current research.
Please check my twitter account AtelerixLtd for an update on the biotech spin-out I have founded.

Specialties: Tissue engineering of the cornea, including a stem cell based oculotoxicity test.
Fibril arrangement of collagen within synthetic and biological collagen gels.
Materials for controlling stem cell differentiation.
Use of hydrogels in corneal stem cell transplantation
Application of peptide amphiphiles for corneal tissue engineering