Kelvin Lee

Gore Professor of Chemical Engineering

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering


National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals

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Areas of Expertise

  • Work combines chemical engineering with the life sciences: biotechnology/bioengineering.
  • Current research focuses on Alzheimer's disease. Lee discovered a test to diagnose Alzheimer's (previously something that could only be done post-mortem).
  • Other engineering accomplishments include: the discovery of a diagnostic test for human Mad Cow disease and the development of technologies to measure proteins.

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