Bioartificial Liver Support Device (Team 3)
Team Members MD-12
Vivian Cheng, Sam Parker, Andrew Register, Teri Wennersten
UGA College of Engineering- Dr. James Warnock
Jim Kastner, Ph.D.
To combat the current lack of effective treatment for acute liver failure, our group has designed and developed an extracorporeal bioartificial liver support device using mathematical models, various biomaterial analyses, and extensive research on hepatic function.