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Scott L. Diamond, Ph.D.

Professor of Pharmacology
Department: Pharmacology

Contact information
The Penn Center for Molecular Discovery
Institute for Medicine and Engineering
1024 Vagelos Research Laboratories
3340 Smith Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-5702
Fax: 215-573-7227
Education:
B.A. (Chemical Engineering)
Cornell University, 1986.
PhD ( Bioengineering)
Rice University, 1990.
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Description of CVI Expertise

CVI Program Unit(s):
Thrombosis / Hemostasis

CVI Research Description:
Dr. Scott L. Diamond researches gene therapy, blood systems biology and protease proteomics, microfluidics and biorheology, endothelial mechanobiology, and high throughput screening.

The Diamond lab has pioneered the use of nonclassical nuclear localization sequences for nonviral DNA delivery, printed chemical microarrays for high throughput screening, and stochastic simulation of blood reactions.

He is the founding director of the Penn Center for Molecular Discovery for the exploration of large chemical and siRNA libraries.
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Last updated: 06/24/2009
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