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Mangesh Kulkarni

Research Assistant Professor
Bioengineering Department


Travel Award, World Molecular Imaging Congress, Seoul, S. Korea, Sept 2014.

Travel Award, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, Milan, Italy, May 2014.

Young Investigator Travel Award, TERMIS World Congress, Vienna, Austria, Sept 2012.

Best Poster, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society-EU meeting, Porto, Portugal, Jun 2008.

PhD in Biomedical Engineering and Science, National University of Ireland Galway, 2006 - 2012

MTech in Biomedical Engineering and Science, Indian Institute of Technology, 2004 - 2006

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Grant Medical College, University of Mumbai, 1996 - 2001

Moloney, T.C., Ní Fhlathartaigh, M., Kulkarni, M., Pandit, A., & Dowd, E. (2015). Fibrin As a Scaffold for Delivery of GDNF Overexpressing Stem Cells to the Adult Rat Brain. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 1(7), 559-566.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.5b00049.

Kulkarni, M., O'Loughlin, A., Vazquez, R., Mashayekhi, K., Rooney, P., Greiser, U., O'Toole, E., O'Brien, T., Malagon, M.M., & Pandit, A. (2014). Use of a fibrin-based system for enhancing angiogenesis and modulating inflammation in the treatment of hyperglycemic wounds. Biomaterials, 35(6), 2001-2010.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2013.11.003.

O’Loughlin, A., Kulkarni, M., Creane, M., Vaughan, E.E., Mooney, E., Shaw, G., Murphy, M., Dockery, P., Pandit, A., & O’Brien, T. (2013). Topical Administration of Allogeneic Mesenchymal Stromal Cells Seeded in a Collagen Scaffold Augments Wound Healing and Increases Angiogenesis in the Diabetic Rabbit Ulcer. Diabetes, 62(7), 2588-2594.American Diabetes Association. doi: 10.2337/db12-1822.

O’Loughlin, A., Kulkarni, M., Vaughan, E.E., Creane, M., Liew, A., Dockery, P., Pandit, A., & O’Brien, T. (2013). Autologous circulating angiogenic cells treated with osteopontin and delivered via a collagen scaffold enhance wound healing in the alloxan-induced diabetic rabbit ear ulcer model. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 4(6).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1186/scrt388.

See, E.Y.S., Kulkarni, M., & Pandit, A. (2013). Regeneration of the limb: opinions on the reality. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 24(11), 2627-2633.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s10856-013-5044-9.

Falco, E.E., Wang, M.O., Thompson, J.A., Chetta, J.M., Yoon, D.M., Li, E.Z., Kulkami, M.M., Shah, S., Pandit, A., Roth, J.S., & Fisher, J.P. (2011). Porous EH and EH-PEG Scaffolds as Gene Delivery Vehicles to Skeletal Muscle. Pharmaceutical Research, 28(6), 1306-1316.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s11095-010-0358-5.

Kulkarni, M.M., Greiser, U., O’Brien, T., & Pandit, A. (2011). A Temporal Gene Delivery System Based on Fibrin Microspheres. Molecular Pharmaceutics, 8(2), 439-446.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/mp100295z.

Kulkarni, M., Greiser, U., O’Brien, T., & Pandit, A. (2010). Liposomal gene delivery mediated by tissue-engineered scaffolds. Trends in Biotechnology, 28(1), 28-36.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.tibtech.2009.10.003.

Kulkarni, M., Breen, A., Greiser, U., O’Brien, T., & Pandit, A. (2009). Fibrin−Lipoplex System for Controlled Topical Delivery of Multiple Genes. Biomacromolecules, 10(6), 1650-1654.American Chemical Society (ACS). doi: 10.1021/bm900248n.

Kulkarni, M., Leszczynska, A., Wei, G., Winkler, M.A., Tang, J., Funari, V.A., Deng, N., Liu, Z., Punj, V., Deng, S.X., Ljubimov, A.V., & Saghizadeh, M. Genome-wide analysis suggests a differential microRNA signature associated with normal and diabetic human corneal limbus. Scientific Reports, 7(1).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-03449-7.