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Leading Scientist Sasha Bakhru

Author bio: Guest post is provided by Sasha Bakhru, a leading scientist in stem cell research.  Check out his website for more information.

One scientist to take note of today is Sasha Bakhru.  Bakhru is developing quite a reputation in the fields of science and medicine due to his groundbreaking research and contributions.  Bakhru is serving these industries in multiple ways.

For starters, Sasha Bakhru helped found the specialty pharmaceuticals company called Perosphere Inc.  Bakhru has played an integral role for this company.  He works as the VP and the CTO.  Perosphere Inc. is attempting to change entire pharmaceuticals industry.  They are currently working to innovate and update drug designs as well as drug delivery technology.  Perosphere is one of the leading names today in “rescue” drugs.  They currently have patents and pending patents on their versatile products.  Perosphere is extremely discriminating in the type of chemicals and therapeutics that it utilizes.  They make sure to use the highest quality chemicals around.

Sasha Bakhru also serves as an adjunct assistant professor of medical science at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island.  Bakhru has studied both science and medicine at length.  He graduated in graduate studies in the subject of engineering science with an emphasis in biomedical and mechanical engineering.

In addition to multiple jobs, Bakhru is continually engaged in various projects and types of research.  He is working to design polymeric hydrogel-based scaffolds for ex vivo neural stem cell expansion.  He has made many important contributions to the field of science such as engineering a microcapsule-based platform, capable of detecting the impact of various biochemical and topographical cues on both growth and diversity.