Members

Marc Del Bigio, MD PhD FRCPC,
Professor University of Manitoba
Email: marc.delbigio@umanitoba.ca Lab website: http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/health_sciences/medicine/units/pathology/DelBigio.html


Areas of Interest: Congenital, Developmental Biology, Post Hemorrhagic


Research focus:

1. Understanding the pathogenesis of hydrocephalus-associated brain damage through use of animal models and human autopsy material.
2. Development of pharmacotherapy to be used as an adjunct to shunt therapy.
3. Understanding the pathogenesis of shunt obstruction by studying tissue growth in explanted human shunts and in animal models.