Steven Caliari

Caliari, Steven

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering

Contact Information


Telephone: 434-243-1821
Email: caliari@virginia.edu
Website: http://www.che.virginia.edu/people/faculty/caliari.html

Research Disciplines

Biotechnology, Cancer Biology, Molecular Biology, Translational Science

Research Interests

Engineering dynamic biomaterials to explore the interplay between cells and their microenvironment

Research Description

Our group engineers dynamic biomaterials to explore the interplay between cells and their microenvironment. We apply these platforms to address fundamental human health challenges including:

- Treatment of diseases such as fibrosis and cancer
- Repair and replacement of tissues and organs
- Improved understanding of how cells transduce microenvironmental signals

Selected Publications