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Joy Wolfram, Ph.D., is advancing research on the use of nanotechnology, which can increase therapeutic efficacy and reduce side effects of treatment for breast cancer, liver damage and other conditions.
The Nanomedicine and Extracellular Vesicles Lab studies how tissue regeneration using stem cell-derived vesicles can provide therapeutics for people with liver disease.
Dr. Wolfram's lab is using physics to develop innovative ways to enable cancer drugs to navigate through the body, to overcome biological barriers and to directly target cancerous tumors.
Dr. Wolfram's Nanomedicine and Extracellular Vesicles Lab is developing new treatments for metastatic breast cancer and various forms of liver damage.
Dr. Wolfram's research team focuses on using extracellular vesicles for tissue regeneration and organotropic drug delivery to tumor sites in the body.
Dr. Wolfram was named as one of 10 "brightest up-and-comers in science and medicine," and her research in nanomedicine and extracellular vesicles has been featured in several international news articles.
Dr. Wolfram's Nanomedicine and Extracellular Vesicles Lab offers training opportunities to conduct research in nanomedicine and tissue regeneration using stem cells.
Explore the science of nanotechnology, learn how extracellular vesicles work, and learn about women in research in videos developed by Dr. Wolfram's lab.
Dr. Wolfram presents her research on nanoparticles, nanomedicine and targeted drug delivery to treat cancer at conferences and seminars around the world.
Contact Dr. Wolfram about her research projects, information about training, Mayo Clinic SURF fellowships, and careers in her Nanomedicine and Extracellular Vesicles lab.
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