Mario Cabodi, Ph.D.

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Research Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Center for Nanoscience and Nanobiotechnology

Ph.D., Physics, Cornell University
M.Sci., Physics, Imperial College of Science and Technology, London, UK

Phone: (617) 358-1793
Fax: (617) 353-7271
Office: PHO 910A; Office hours: By appointment

Research Interests

Micro and nanofabrication applied to biomedical engineering problems.

Current Research

  • Integrated microfluidic chips for sample concentration and purification for use with photonic biosensors.
  • Microfluidic production of monodisperse ultrasound contrast agents.
  • Microfabricated hydrogels for use as tissue models.


Selected Recent Publications

Ozkumur, E., J.W. Needham, D.A. Bergstein, R. Gonzalez, M. Cabodi, J.M. Gershoni, B.B. Goldberg, and M.S. Unlu “Label-free and dynamic detection of biomolecular interactions for high-throughput microarray applications” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105 (23): 7988-7992. (2008)

Choi, N.W., M. Cabodi, B. Held, J.P. Gleghorn, L.J. Bonassar, and A.D. Stroock “Microfluidic scaffolds for tissue engineering” Nature Materials. 6 (11): 908-915. (2007)

Cabodi, M., V.L. Cross, Z. Qu, K.L. Havenstrite, S. Schwartz, and A.D. Stroock “An active wound dressing for controlled convective mass transfer with the wound bed Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B-Applied Biomaterials. 82B (1): 210-222. (2007)

Cabodi, M., N.W. Choi, J.P. Gleghorn, C.S.D. Lee, L.J. Bonassar, and A.D. Stroock “A microfluidic biomaterial Journal of the American Chemical Society. 127 (40): 13788-13789. (2005)