Kae Nicolson
Doctoral Student
College: Linacre College
Site: Churchill Hospital & Old Road Campus
Research Building: Old Road Campus Research Building

Kae Nicolson completed their BSc in Materials Engineering at the University of Alberta, Canada in 2022. During this time they spent two years as an undergraduate research assistant for Prof. Hyun-Joong Chung developing a biomimetic synthetic aorta for use in ex-vivo heart perfusion devices. Kae commenced their DPhil at the Oxford Centre for Tissue Engineering and Bioprocessing in October 2022. Their research focuses on the use of extracellular vesicles for skin wound healing, and they are supervised by Prof. Cathy Ye and Prof. Malavika Nair.

  • Skin Wound Healing
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Extracellular Vesicles
  • Biomaterial Scaffolds
  • Freeze-drying

Development of an Embedded Extracellular Vesicle Scaffold for Skin Wound Healing

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada – Postgraduate Scholarship Doctoral Program

Linacre College – Domus Research Prize