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James J. Yoo (14898 citations) Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine Wake Forest University School of Medicine Winston-Salem, NC (USA) Biography
Biography of James J. Yoo
Dr. Yoo is a Professor, Associate Director and Chief Scientific Officer at the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM), and is cross-appointed to the Departments of Urology, Physiology and Pharmacology and Biomedical Engineering. Dr. Yoo's research efforts have been directed toward the clinical translation of tissue engineering technologies and cell-based therapies. Dr. Yoo's background in cell biology and medicine has facilitated the transfer of several cell-based technologies from the bench-top to the bedside. A few notable examples of successful clinical translation include the bladder, urethra, vagina, and muscle cell therapy for incontinence.