Welcome to the La Jolla Bioengineering Institute
The La Jolla Bioengineering Institute is a non-profit research institution that specializes in research on diseases who origin and treatment are rooted in cell membrane mechanics. Such diseases include arteriosclerosis, osteoporosis and Alzheimer’s.
Related research thrusts are the development of blood substitutes, microcirculatory physiology, nitric oxide biology and malarial pathogenesis. Other areas include high throughput flow cytometry and the development of anti-inflammatory biomaterials.