Michael Sefton

Michael Sefton, BASc, ScD, PEng

Michael Sefton

Michael Sefton

University Professor, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto

Michael E. Charles Professor of Chemical Engineering

Research:

We are also investigating blood compatible materials. Blood clots when it comes into contact with synthetic materials. Hence in the preparation of devices that are used in contact with blood (e.g., artificial heart, vascular grafts, catheters), techniques must be used to disperse clots or prevent their formation.

E-mail:

michael.sefton@utoronto.ca

Telephone:

(416) 978-3088

Office:

160 College Street, Rm 406