University of Cagliari, Italy
Department of Mechanical, Chemical and Materials Engineering
University of Cagliari
Giacomo Cao, Professor of Chemical Engineering, is currently the Coordinator of the Ph.D. Program in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Cagliari, Italy and the Head of the Bioengineering Group at CRS4, Italy. The main research interests in the field of biomedical engineering are the design of rotating bioreactors for engineered cartilage growth, the experimental analysis and modeling of in vitro proliferation of mesenchymal stem cells, the use of human mesenchymal stem cells for acute toxicity tests as well as the development of novel processes for tissues decellularization and recellularization.