Glenn D. Prestwich, Ph.D.
- Presidential Professor, and Director, Center for Therapeutic Biomaterials
- Special Presidential Assistant for Faculty Entrepreneurism
- Department of Medicinal Chemistry, The University of Utah
EducationPostdoctoral Fellow 1974-1977 Cornell UniversityPh.D. 1974 Stanford UniversityB.S. 1970 California Institute of Technology
The three main research areas for the Prestwich lab are: (i) new reagents for phosphoinositide and lysophospholipid signaling in cell biology and cancer treatment, (ii) biomaterials for cell therapy, wound repair, cartilage repair, tissue engineering, scar-free healing, and xenograft models, and (iii) sulfated glycosaminoglycan analogues as inflammation modulators for clinical use.