Susan Thomas


Susan

 

Thomas

Assistant Professor
Primary School/Department: 
George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering

Phone: 
(404)385-1126
Office Location: 
IBB 2315
University: 
Georgia Institute of Technology

Research Keywords:

Immunoengineering, Cancer, Metastasis, Immunotherapy, Drug delivery

Research Affiliations:

Research Center Affiliations: 
Integrated Cancer Research Center
Immunoengineering
Center for ImmunoEngineering
Center for Drug Design Development & Delivery
Biomaterials

Research Areas:

Research Areas: 
Biomaterials
Cancer Biology
Drug Design, Development and Delivery
Molecular, Cellular and Tissue Biomechanics
Regenerative Medicine

Research Interests:

Incorporating mechanics with cellular engineering, biochemistry, biomaterials, and immunology to 1) elucidate how physical forces regulate seemingly unrelated aspects of cancer such as metastasis and immune suppression as well as 2) develop novel immunotherapeutics to treat cancer.