Christopher Laver

Postdoctoral Fellow


As both a Fellow & biotech Founder at UBC, Dr. Laver leads a new type of R&D initiative within the UBC's School of Biomedical Engineering (SBME). Here, working in close collaboration with Maxwell Therapeutics Inc. (a UBC-incubated startup at SBME Innovation Hub), we are developing biotechnology that enables regeneration of multiple co-dependant retinal layers for the treatment of retinal degeneration.


Research Interests

CNS (retinal, brain cortex, and spinal cord) and cardiac tissue engineering.

Research Centres, Clusters, Institutes

Research Options

I am available and interested in collaborations (e.g. clusters, grants).
I am interested in and conduct interdisciplinary research.
I am interested in working with undergraduate students on research projects.

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