Research laboratory of Shuvo Roy, PhD
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The Kidney Project

The Kidney Project is led by Shuvo Roy, PhD, a bioengineer and professor in the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, Schools of Pharmacy and Medicine, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). The project is co-directed by William Fissell, MD, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

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Pediatric Device Consortium

The UCSF Pediatric Device Consortium (PDC) is a group of physicians, engineers, scientists, designers, and others: all inventors collaborating and sharing ideas to create pediatric medical devices. The PDC is funded by a grant program of the FDA Office of Orphan Products.

News from the Pediatric Device Consortium

The Smart Diaphragm

UCSF team develops early-warning system for preterm labor
WED MAR 19, 2014

UCSF Team Wins $2.7 Million Grant for Innovative Project to Reduce Premature Births
TUE JAN 28, 2014
UCSF News Center

SMART Diaphragm: Two and a Half Years In and Going Strong
TUE MAY 13, 2014
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