Basic and translational research in advanced hematopoietic graft engineering and development of infrastructure for innovative clinical trials in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and cellular immunotherapy.

Major interests

  • Hematopoietic stem cells and progenitors in bone marrow reconstitution
  • Biology of human dendritic cells
  • Ex vivo processing of dendritic cells
  • Cancer biology

Current extramural service

Advisory Board, Croatian Medical Journal, Zagreb, Croatia

Editorial Board, Cell & Gene Therapy (a new journal by Williamsburg BioProcessing Foundation)

Scientific Advisory Board, PLIVA Pharmaceutical and Chemical Works, Zagreb, Croatia

Scientific Board, Institute for Medical BioMathematics, Bene Ataroth, Israel

Organizer, Mayo Clinic and University of Zagreb Program in Advanced Medical Education

Mayo Clinic–Dendreon Corp. Managing Committee