Shi, Riyi

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Innovation Title Categories Lead Inventor
Portable Diagnostic Tool for Blast Injury and Other Traumatic Brain Injuries
2017-SHI-67785
  1. Biomedical Engineering
Shi, Riyi
P188 as a Treatment for Trauma to the Nervous System
61036
  1. Biotechnology
  2. Medical/Health
Borgens, Richard Ben
Recovery of Function In Chronic Spinal Cord Injury
61133
  1. Pharmaceuticals
  2. Medical/Health
Borgens, Richard Ben
Treatment for Demyelinating Diseases and Conditions
65186
  1. Pharmaceuticals
  2. Medical/Health
Smith, Daniel T

Details

Dr. Riyi Shi is a Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Neurosciences at Purdue University. He received his M.D. from the Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine in 1984 and his Ph.D. from Purdue University in 1994. Dr. Shi specializes in uncovering the mechanisms of central nervous system trauma and diseases, instituting new treatments through innovative experimentation, and pioneering new strategies in the field. His research interests include cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying nerve damage and recovery, tissue engineering in mammalian nervous systems, polymer-based tissue repair, and biomechanics of spinal cord injury.

For additional information, visit Dr. Shi's Purdue webpage: https://engineering.purdue.edu/BME/People/ptProfile?resource_id=20376
or his Laboratory of Translational Neuroscience website: http://www.vet.purdue.edu/cpr/riyi/