Max McLaughlin

    Research Assistant/Honours Student

    Background:

    Bachelor of Applied Science majoring in Biotechnology and Bachelor of Business majoring in Human Resource Management.

    Current Research:

    Investigating and mechanically testing the pairing of medical-grade silicone and prosthetic adhesives to provide a low-cost method for creating and attaching auricular (ear) prosthetics, designed and created by the Biofabrication team, for people with microtia. Also involved in investigating the process of cellular bridging on highly controlled melt electro-written scaffolds with pores under 650 micrometres in size.

    Interests:

    Cheerleading, health and fitness, travel, foodie.