Harnessing the regenerative capacity of the brain using biomaterials
3D printing brain structures
A microRNA delivery system to induce bone repair by mesenchymal stem cells
Injectable beta-peptide hydrogels and amnion stem cells for novel treatments of stroke
Injectable beta-peptides for novel treatments of Parkinson's disease
Injectable cell laden microgels for cartilage regeneration
New generation neural electrodes based on graphene
Brain organoids - engineeirng 3D microgel models of the brain
Dr Anisha Balachandran
3D culture systems for the production of T cells
John Forsythe, Ann Chidgey, Nick Boyd, Richard Boyd
Dr Patcharin Chen
Graphene based 3D electrodes for brain recording and stimulation
Supervisors: John Forsythe, Helena Parkington
Dr Fanyi Li
Microfluidic generation of MSC laden microgels for cartilage regeneration
Supervisors: John Forsythe, Jess Frith, Helmut Thissen
Dr Julian Ratcliffe
Peptide nanofibres for neural regeneration
Supervisors: John Forsythe, James Gardiner
Dr Jason Marroquin
PhD 2019; Research Fellow
Graphene coatings for neural electrodes
Supervisors: John Forsythe and Helena Parkington
Dr Vinh Truong
Light responsive biomaterials
Supervisor: John Forsythe
Dr Yue Shi
Biomaterials for Infection Resistant Devices
Supervisors: John Forsythe, Trevor Lithgow, Patrick Perlmutter
Dr Subhadeep Das
PhD ITTB-Monash 30 June 2017
Engineering amyloid fibrils for nanotechnology and neuronal cell regeneration
Samir Maji, John Forsythe
Dr Sepideh Motamed
Bioactive scaffolds for redirecting endogenous neural stem cell migration to repair the injured brain
John Forsythe, Mibel Aguilar, David Finkelstein
Dr Chenghao Zhu
Modified soft elastomers for cardiac tissue engineering
John Forsythe, Wayne Cook, Bing Wang
Dr Kellly Tsang
Research Fellow (2016), PhD (2016)
Photodegradable hydrogels for tissue engineering applications
John Forsythe, Helmut Thissen, Richard Evans
Dr Kun Zhou
Research Fellow (2016), PhD (2012)
Graphene-based scaffolds for brain repair
John Forsythe, Helena Parkington
Dr Chao Zhou
Well-defined functional hydrogels prepared by living radical polymerization and click chemistry
Guodong Fu (Southeast Univ), John Forsythe
Dr Bing Xu
Developing biomaterials with non-linear elasticity using core/shell eletrospinning technology
John Forsythe, Wayne Cook
Dr Yali Li
Development of plasma polymer thin films for control of cell and microbe attachment
John Forsythe, Ben Muir, David Nisbet
Dr Andrew Rodda
Electrospun fibres with polymer brush coatings for the creation of well-defined cell microenvironments.
Supervisors: John Forsythe, David Nisbet, Laurence Meagher
Assistant Lecturer at Monash University (2015)
Dr Justin Bourke
Design and development of electrospun polymer substrates for neuronal cell culture and electrophysiological investigation.
Supervisors: John Forsythe, Helena Parkington, R. Lang (Associate)
Dr Deniece Fon
Design and modification of implants to harness endogenous neural precursor cells for brain repair.
Supervisors: John Forsythe and David Finkelstein
Dr Santhosh Sankaranarayanan Nair
Development of zinc oxide nanowire arrays on flexible conductive substrates for energy applications.
Supervisors: Bjorn Winther-Jensen, John Forsythe, S. Adeloju
Dr Ting-Yi Wang
Development and utilisation of biofunctionalisation scaffolds to support neural stem cells in vitro, in the intact brain and during neural regeneration.
Supervisors: John Forsythe, David Nisbet, Clare Parish
Manipulating biofunctionalized electrospun scaffolds with designed architectural features for the regeneration of the central nervous system.
Scaffolds biofunctionalized with polyeletrolyte multilayers for regeneration of the central nervous system.
Supervisors: John Forsythe, George Thouas, Claude Bernard
Post-Doctoral Scholar with the Forsythe Group (2014)
The generation and characterisation of low fouling, uniform, gradient and micropatterned surfaces via plasma polymerisation.
Supervisors: John Forsythe, Ben Muir
Research Fellow CSIRO
Development of neural tissue engineering scaffolds for guided neurite extension within the central nervous system.
Supervisors: John Forsythe, David Finkelstein, Malcolm Horne
Novel biomedical coatings for orthopaedic implant devices.
Photopolymerization of vinyl ester resins for vacuum bag resin infusion.
Wayne Cook, John Forsythe
Drug releasing composite scaffolds for bone tissue regeneration.
Supervisors: John Forsythe, K. Gross
Novel polyphosphazene polymers for tissue engineering in the central nervous system.
Development of polysaccharide hydrogel scaffolds for support of cells in order to renew the nigrostriatal tract.
Supervisors: John Forsythe
Biodegradeable scaffolds for treatments of neurological disorders.
An Investigation of xyloglucan in tissue engineering applications.