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Aleksander Skardal, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Aleksander Skardal, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

Contact Information

Academic: 425-301-3122 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: askardal@wakehealth.edu

Education & Training

  • B.Sc., Johns Hopkins University, 2005
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Utah, 2010
Aleksander Skardal, Ph.D.

Aleksander Skardal, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Cancer Biology

Research Interests

biotechnology, cancer/oncogenesis, cell growth, differentiation,d

Contact Information

Academic: 425-301-3122 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: askardal@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Skardal A, Atala A. Biomaterials for integration with 3-D bioprinting. Ann Biomed Eng. 2015;43(3):730-746.

Skardal A, Devarasetty M, Rodman C, Atala A, Soker S. Liver-tumor hybrid organoids for modeling tumor growth and drug response in vitro. Ann Biomed Eng. 2015;():.

Niu G, Choi JS, Wang Z, Skardal A, Giegengack M, Soker S. Heparin-modified gelatin scaffolds for human corneal endothelial cell transplantation. Biomaterials. 2014;35(13):4005-4014.

Devarasetty M, Atala A, Soker S, Skardal A. A metastasis-on-a-chip system for modeling colon carcinoma migration and invasion in vitro [abstract]. Tissue Eng Part A. 2014;20(Suppl 1):S15.

Devarasetty M, Skardal A, Soker S. Modeling the colon-tumor microenvironment using multicellular hydrogel strata [abstract]. Tissue Eng Part A. 2014;20(Suppl 1):S77.

Murphy SV, Skardal A, Sutton K, Reid T, Rebecca H, Song L, Jackson J, Atala A. Amnion hydrogel accelerates skin wound healing [abstract]. Tissue Eng Part A. 2014;20(Suppl 1):S85.

Skardal A, Devarasetty M, Atala A, Soker S, Hall A. A microfluidic platform for parallel analysis of in situ patterned 3-D liver organoids [abstract]. Tissue Eng Part A. 2014;20(Suppl 1):S68-S69.

Skardal A, Devarasetty M, Rodman C, Atala A, Soker S. An in vitro 3-D liver-tumor hybrid organoid system for modeling metastasis and drug resistance [abstract]. Tissue Eng Part A. 2014;20(Suppl 1):S15.

Skardal A, Mead I, Devarasetty M, Kang H, Shupe T, Lee S, Jackson JD, Bishop CE, Yoo JJ, Soker S, Atala A. Integration of 3-D organoid bioprinting and microfluidic device technology for functional primary cell-based liver-on-a-chip operation [abstract]. Tissue Eng Part A. 2014;20(Suppl 1):S43.


Murphy SV, Skardal A, Atala A. Evaluation of hydrogels for bio-printing applications. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2013;101(1):272-284.

Markert CD, Guo X, Skardal A, Bharadwaj S, Zhang Y, Bonin K, Guthold M. How stiff is it? Characterizing the micro-scale elastic modulus of hydrogels for use in regenerative medicine [abstract]. FASEB J. 2013;27():1217.21.

Markert CD, Guo X, Skardal A, Wang Z, Bharadwaj S, Zhang Y, Bonin K, Guthold M. Characterizing the micro-scale elastic modulus of hydrogels for use in regenerative medicine. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2013;27():115-127.

Skardal A, Smith L, Bharadwaj S, Atala A, Soker S, Zhang Y. Tissue specific synthetic ECM hydrogels for 3-D in vitro maintenance of hepatocyte function. Biomaterials. 2012;33(18):4565-4575.

Mack DL, Skardal A, Yoo J, Soker S. Bioprinted amniotic fluid-derived stem cells accelerate wound healing in skin [abstract]. Mol Ther. 2012;20(Suppl 1):S285.

Skardal A, Mack D, Kapetanovic E, Atala A, Jackson JD, Yoo J, Soker S. Bioprinted amniotic fluid-derived stem cells accelerate healing of large skin wounds. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2012;1(11):792-802.

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Aleksander Skardal, Ph.D.

Aleksander Skardal, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Cancer Biology

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